Category Archives: Shabbos

Erev Shabbos Kodesh Shabbos Ki Seitzei Inspiration 5774


The Rishonim (Baal HaTurim, Rokeach) explain the juxtaposition of the words at the end of last week’s parasha that states (Devarim 21:9) כִּי תַעֲשֶׂה הַיָּשָׁר בְּעֵינֵי יְ-ה-וָ-ה, when you do what what is upright in the eyes of HaShem, and … Continue reading

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Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Haazinu-Sukkos 5773


שבת טעם החיים האזינו-סוכות תשע”ג Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Haazinu-Sukkos 5773 Five Questions and Answers Questions Sukkos, a festival of joy, right after Rosh HaShanah and Yom Kippur. What is the connection between the Days of Awe and the joy that … Continue reading

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Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Nitzavim 5772 Rosh HaShanah 5773


שבת טעם החיים נצבים- תשע”ב ראש השנה תשע”ג Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Nitzavim 5772 Rosh HaShanah 5773 Five Questions and Answers Questions Rosh HaShanah. New year, head of year. What is the goal of Rosh HaShanah?   Fish head, dipping the … Continue reading

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Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Emor 5768


Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Emor 5768 Shabbos in the Parashah In this week’s parashah it is said (Vayikra 23:1-3) vayidabeir HaShem el Moshe leimor dabeir el kol adas binei Yisroel viamarta aleihem moadei HaShem asher tikriu osam mikraei kodesh eileh heim … Continue reading

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Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Kedoshim 5768


Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Kedoshim 5768 Shabbos in the Parashah In this week’s parashah it is said (Vayikra 19:1-2) vayidabeir HaShem el Moshe leimor dabeir el kol adas binei Yisroel viamarta aleihem kedoshim tihyu ki kadosh ani HaShem Elokeichem, HaShem spoke … Continue reading

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Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Shevii Shel Pesach 5768


Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Shevii Shel Pesach 5768 Shabbos in the Parashah This Shabbos is Shevii Shel Pesach, the seventh day of Pesach. Although the festival of Pesach is one long eight-day holiday, the seventh day of Pesach bears its own … Continue reading

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Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Yisro 5768


Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Yisro 5768 Shabbos in the Parashah In this week’s parashah it is said (Shemos 18:1) vayishma Yisro chohein Midyan chosein Moshe es kol asher asa Elokim liMoshe uliYisroel amo ki hotzi HaShem es Yisroel mimitzrayim, Yisro, the … Continue reading

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