Enter your email address to get our weekly email with fresh, exciting and thoughtful content that will enrich your inbox and your life.

Living Torah Archives

An archive of the "Living Torah," the weekly video magazine featuring the Rebbe's application of Torah to timely events and issues.

Results 1-2 of 2
Be a Lamplighter
Disc: 133 / Program: 531 | Talk
Event Date: 13 Tammuz, 5722 • July 15, 1962
When a chassid asked the Rebbe Rashab, “What is a chassid?” the Rebbe Rashab answered him, “A chassid is a lamplighter.” He has an obligation to ignite the spark in his fellow Jew’s G-dly soul. ExpandMore
Login to Watch Watch Login to Watch

Lamplighters
Disc: 73 / Program: 292 | Talk
Event Date: 13 Tammuz, 5722 • July 15, 1962
A Chassid once asked the Rebbe Rashab: “What is a Chassid?” The Rebbe Rashab answered: “A Chassid is a lamplighter.” Asked the Chassid, “What if the lamp is in a desert?” The Rebbe responded: “He must go and kindle the lamp, so that the person will see that he is in a desert.” “And what if the lamp is at sea?” “In that case, he must remove his garments and jump into the sea to light the lamp.” ExpandMore
Login to Watch Watch Login to Watch
Please consider becoming a member of Living Torah today!