When we consider ourselves as the individuals who make history, our first thought is that we have never existed before. There may have been people who were similar to us, whether more or less successful (probably more…), but we are all unique…
This class was given during a farbrengen. Topics discussed were: A siyum on the tractate of Sanhedrin. A short meditation for use when reciting the bedtime Kriyat Shema, especially during the month of Adar this year. And, the interpretation to two sayings by the sages regarding the necessity to judge one’s fellow in a favorable manner.
This class was given during the Sheva Berachot following the wedding of Rabbi Ginsburgh’s daughter. Topics discussed were: Moshe Rabbeinu’s service during the seven days of fulfillment. The significance of his white cloak and its relationship to marriage. A kavanah regarding the priestly garments. The difference between the spiritual makeup of a man and a woman. How all this relates to the torah reading of Vayakhel-Pekudai.
Notable Dates in Adar
7 Adar – Yarhzeit of Moshe Rabbeinu
14 Adar – Purim
15 Adar – Shushan Purim
21 Adar – Yarhzeit of Rabbi Elimelech of Lizhensk