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Tikkun Olam: lit. repairing or fixing the world
What does Tikkun Olam mean, who came up with it, and how do I do it?
Tikkun Olam: In Jewish teachings, any activity that improves the world, bringing it closer to the harmonious state for which it was created.
Don’t surrender. Don’t escape. Fix the world.
From the soon-to-be-released book “Wisdom to Fix the Earth”
Beyond Repair
Simple language is always best. Tikkun means "fixing up."
Tikkun Olam means healing, improving and perfecting the world. The notion has hit a wave of controversy lately. So here’s a few major points to clear up.
From the book, Wisdom To Heal the Earth.
Where the real world happens, from there is its tikun. The salesperson, the school teacher, the business executive, the manufacturer…
Tikun olam – perfecting the world – is a catch phrase in some Jewish circles. How does Torah interpret it?
On the magnificence and agonizing beauty of the Jewish heritage of freedom
How I Received a Rich, Beautiful and Cognitively Disruptive Heritage “And when Moses took us out from Egypt,” she continued, “he told us to ask the Egyptians for their silver and gold.” I was sitting on the lap of my dear Iraqi grandmother as she pointed ...
The Real Reason the World Is Such a Mess
The real reason is surprising but simple. And it's also a life-changer.
What’s my role in life? Is it to “slow the rise of the oceans and heal the planet,” or is it to help my own family and community?
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