The Holiday of Faith

The Holiday of Faith

“…In every generation, a person is obligated to regard himself as if he had come out of Egypt…” – The Haggadah בְּכָל דּוֹר וָדוֹר חַיָּב אָדָם לִרְאוֹת אֶת עַצְמוֹ כְּאִלּוּ הוּא יָצָא מִמִּצְרָיִם – הגדה של פסח One of the most remarkable aspects of Bnei Yisrael’s exodus from Egypt is the simple trust that they had in Moshe and in […]

April 16, 2017 at 6:20 AM 0 comments

The Two-Headed Year

The Two-Headed Year

“…This month shall be to you the head of the months; to you it shall be the first of the months of the year…” – Shemos 12:2 הַחֹדֶשׁ הַזֶּה לָכֶם רֹאשׁ חֳדָשִׁים רִאשׁוֹן הוּא לָכֶם לְחָדְשֵׁי הַשָּׁנָה – שמות יב, ב The Jewish calendar year has two starting points. Rosh Hashana, on the 1st of Tishrei, marks the start of […]

April 14, 2017 at 2:20 AM 0 comments

The Unlucky Child

The Unlucky Child

“…The Torah speaks of four children: One is wise, one is wicked, one is simple and one does not know how to ask…” – The Haggadah כְּנֶגֶד אַרְבָּעָה בָנִים דִּבְּרָה תוֹרָה: אֶחָד חָכָם. וְאֶחָד רָשָׁע. וְאֶחָד תָּם. וְאֶחָד שֶׁאֵינוֹ יוֹדֵעַ לִשְׁאוֹל – הגדה של פסח In four places, the Torah instructs us to relate the story and mitzvos of Pesach […]

April 13, 2017 at 6:39 AM 0 comments

The mystical secrets that happen on ‘Seder’ night and what can be achieved

The mystical secrets that happen on ‘Seder’ night and what can be achieved

Duration of class: 53:39              

April 9, 2017 at 5:28 PM 0 comments

Laws (Halachot) of Pesach, Seder night and the Omer

Laws (Halachot) of Pesach, Seder night and the Omer

Duration of class:1:15:46              

April 9, 2017 at 5:10 PM 0 comments

Ensuring our Freedom

Ensuring our Freedom

“…If the holy one, blessed be he, had not taken our fathers out of Egypt, then we, our children, and our children’s children would have remained enslaved to pharaoh in Egypt…” – The Haggadah וְאִלּוּ לֹא הוֹצִיא הַקָּדוֹשׁ בָּרוּךְ הוּא אֶת אֲבוֹתֵינוּ מִמִּצְרָיִם, הֲרֵי אָנוּ וּבָנֵינוּ וּבְנֵי בָנֵינוּ מְשֻׁעְבָּדִים הָיִינוּ לְפַרְעֹה בְּמִצְרָיִם – הגדה של פסח We acknowledge in the Haggadah […]

April 9, 2017 at 8:59 AM 0 comments

The Shabbos That Made It Big – Shabbos Hagadol

The Shabbos That Made It Big – Shabbos Hagadol

Shabbos HaGadol was the beginning of the Redemption and the miracles (Shulchan Aruch Harav, Orach Chaim 430:4) בשבת הגדול היתה התחלת הגאולה והנסים – שלחן ערוך אדה”ז סת”ל סק”ד A number of miraculous events are attributed to the Shabbos that preceded the exodus from Egypt, earning the Shabbos before Pesach the title Shabbos Hagadol, the Great Shabbos. Yet the Alter […]

April 7, 2017 at 7:11 AM 0 comments

Pesach – How to achieve real freedom?

Pesach – How to achieve real freedom?

Duration of class:1:15:52              

April 6, 2017 at 4:56 PM 0 comments

Clean your spiritual garments

Clean your spiritual garments

Our soul is dressed with spiritual garments that we damage and stain with our negative acts. Cleaning our house from Chametz is one thing but we also need to clean our soul from Chametz – Powerful class!!   Duration of class:54:25              

April 5, 2017 at 1:50 PM 0 comments

Laws (Halachot) of Pesach

Laws (Halachot) of Pesach

Oral laws (Halacha) for Pesach Duration of class:1:16:00              

April 5, 2017 at 1:20 PM 0 comments

Learn to admit – it will set you free!

Learn to admit – it will set you free!

Pesach is the holiday of freedom. We tend to lock ourselves in our own prison, the prison of thoughts and emotions. By a simple act of admitting to what we did or by just admitting when we are wrong we take ourselves out of our own prison into freedom   Duration of class:54:57              

April 4, 2017 at 4:37 PM 0 comments

Laws (Halachot) of Nissan and Pesach

Laws (Halachot) of Nissan and Pesach

Laws (Halachot) of Nissan and Pesach   Duration of class: 21:34              

March 30, 2017 at 7:59 PM 0 comments

The month of Nissan – What can be achieved – What to work on

The month of Nissan – What can be achieved – What to work on

Every month has a special blessing and a special power that we can tap into and enjoy this G-dly blessing. In this video Rabbi Anava is explaining about the month of Nissan Duration of class: 42:16              

March 28, 2017 at 5:25 PM 0 comments

How to avoid all the distractions in my life?

How to avoid all the distractions in my life?

We all wish for ourselves to have a smooth life, but unfortuantly we constantly meet distractions in our path. Where do they come from and how can I avoid these distractions? Duration of class: 36:06              

March 27, 2017 at 8:04 PM 0 comments

Pesach – Will we go out of exile this year?

Pesach – Will we go out of exile this year?

A powerful class how to prepare to Pesach to make sure this is the last one in Exile   Duration of class: 1:06:13              

March 24, 2017 at 12:46 PM 0 comments

Why is the Wicked Son at the Seder?

Why is the Wicked Son at the Seder?

“…The wicked one, what does he say? “What is this worship to you?” …Say to him: “It is for this that G-d did for me when I left Egypt;” i.e., ‘for me,’ but not for him. If he had been there, he would not have been redeemed…” (The Haggadah) רָשָׁע מָה הוּא אוֹמֵר? מָה הָעֲבוֹדָה הַזּאֹת לָכֶם..וֶאֱמוֹר לוֹ בַּעֲבוּר זֶה […]

March 20, 2017 at 2:15 AM 0 comments

How to prepare for Pesach

How to prepare for Pesach

Every year we go crazy before the holiday of Pesach (Passover) cleaning every speck of dust thinking it’s Chometz (Leaven). The real Pesach cleaning is an internal cleaning of our own Chometz, our Ego. So how do I do that?       Part 1     Part 2          

March 20, 2017 at 1:01 AM 0 comments

Pesach: What Spring Teaches You about Winter

Pesach: What Spring Teaches You about Winter

 The Torah commands us to structure the calendar in a manner that ensures a spring arrival for the 14th of Nissan, the day Pesach begins. The emphasis placed on the timing of this holiday for the springtime highlights the uplifting message conveyed by the season of spring. During the months of winter, there are almost no visible signs of plant […]

March 19, 2017 at 2:00 AM 0 comments

Dayeinu will Not Suffice

Dayeinu will Not Suffice

“…If He had brought us out from Egypt and had not carried out judgments against them, it would have sufficed for us!….” (The Haggadah) אִלּוּ הוֹצִיאָנוּ מִמִּצְרַיִם, וְלֹא עָשָׂה בָהֶם שְׁפָטִים דַּיֵּנוּ… – הגדה של פסח It is our custom to recite the fourteen stanzas of the Dayeinu hymn without interruption, discussing its commentary and explanation only beforehand or afterward. […]

March 18, 2017 at 2:32 AM 0 comments

Pesach Sheni – What’s the point?

Pesach Sheni – What’s the point?

Pesach Sheni – What’s the point? is it really helping to bring Mashiach? Does Hashem really give us second chances? after all we are far from perfect… how does one able to fix the mess? Does Teshuvah really help and why are we really celebrating Pesach Sheni?                

May 19, 2016 at 10:00 PM 0 comments