Purim is not over till…

Purim is not over till…

    Duration of class: 1:08:07              

March 12, 2017 at 2:17 PM 0 comments

Purim – Our secret weapon

Purim – Our secret weapon

Purim – Not just a holiday…   Duration of class: 55:54              

March 11, 2017 at 8:56 AM 0 comments

It’s Not Just the Way the Cookie Crumbles

It’s Not Just the Way the Cookie Crumbles

“…Therefore, they called these days Purim, named for the pur…” – Esther 9:26 עַל כֵּן קָרְאוּ לַיָּמִים הָאֵלֶּה פוּרִים עַל שֵׁם הַפּוּר – אסתר ט, כו The Jewish nation faced a threat of annihilation. Mordechai, their leader, occupied a prominent position in the government (see Esther 2:19, “Mordechai sat at the king’s gate”), and the beautiful and beloved queen of […]

March 11, 2017 at 2:06 AM Comments are Disabled

My Problem

My Problem

“….And Mordechai told him all that had befallen him…” – Esther 4:7 וַיַּגֶּד לוֹ מָרְדֳּכַי אֵת כָּל אֲשֶׁר קָרָהוּ – אסתר ד, ז • Mordechai occupied an important position in the kingdom long before the Purim miracle, as is indicated by the repeated expression in the Megilah, “Mordechai was sitting at the king’s gate” (2:19, 2:21 et al). If the […]

March 10, 2017 at 1:49 AM 0 comments

Achashveirosh’s excessive partying

Achashveirosh’s excessive partying

“….White, green and blue fabrics, embroidered with cords of linen and purple wool, were draped on silver rods and marble pillars. There were couches of gold and silver on a pavement of green, white, shell, and onyx marble…” – Esther 1:6 חוּר כַּרְפַּס וּתְכֵלֶת אָחוּז בְּחַבְלֵי בוּץ וְאַרְגָּמָן עַל גְּלִילֵי כֶסֶף וְעַמּוּדֵי שֵׁשׁ מִטּוֹת זָהָב וָכֶסֶף עַל רִצְפַת בַּהַט וָשֵׁשׁ […]

March 9, 2017 at 6:04 PM Comments are Disabled

How to break the Klipa

How to break the Klipa

One of the things that stop us from our spiritual growth is a negative force that is called Klipa. In this video Rabbi Anava explains one of the methods of how to break it.   Duration of class: 58:08              

March 9, 2017 at 5:54 AM 0 comments

Party Like its 366 BCE

Party Like its 366 BCE

“…A seven-day feast in the courtyard of the king’s palace garden. White, green and blue fabrics, embroidered with cords of linen and purple wool, were draped on silver rods and marble pillars. There were couches of gold and silver on a pavement of green, white, shell, and onyx marble…” – Esther 1:5-6 …מִשְׁתֶּה שִׁבְעַת יָמִים בַּחֲצַר גִּנַּת בִּיתַן הַמֶּלֶךְ: חוּר […]

March 5, 2017 at 9:21 PM 3 comments

The Cause or the Conduit?

The Cause or the Conduit?

“…Therefore, they called these days Purim, named for the pur…” – Esther 9:26 עַל כֵּן קָרְאוּ לַיָּמִים הָאֵלֶּה פוּרִים עַל שֵׁם הַפּוּר – אסתר ט, כו A central theme in the Purim miracle is the procedure and process through which Mordechai and Esther orchestrated the salvation of the Jewish people. “Mordechai sat at the king’s gate” (2:19 et al), a […]

March 4, 2017 at 7:08 PM 0 comments

A Reason to Celebrate – The month of Adar

A Reason to Celebrate – The month of Adar

“…From when Adar arrives, joy is increased…” – Talmud, Taanis 29a משנכנס אדר מרבין בשמחה – תענית כט,א The month of Adar is a season of joy and good fortune. For this reason, our Sages taught that if one has a court case against a gentile, he should try to schedule the trial for the month of Adar, as the […]

March 3, 2017 at 1:05 AM 0 comments

Unscripted

Unscripted

Some maintain that one is obligated to feast and rejoice on the 14th of Adar I. This is not our custom. Nevertheless, one should dine somewhat more than usual, in order to fulfill his obligation according to those who are stringent. “And the glad of heart, feast constantly (Mishlei 15:15)”. – Rem”a, OC 697 יש אומרים שחייב להרבות במשתה ושמחה […]

March 2, 2017 at 2:30 AM 0 comments

The mystical teachings of Purim

The mystical teachings of Purim

The holiday of Purim teaches us amazing secrets about our service to G-d.   Duration of class: 1:18:46              

March 1, 2017 at 3:20 PM 0 comments

Mystical Insights Of The Fast Of Esther And Purim

Mystical Insights Of The Fast Of Esther And Purim

The Kavanah Show – Rabbi Alon Anava Once a year a very special G-odly light comes done to the world a we have the opportunity to tap into it and have a grasp of this one of a kind light. Such a unique light, that only when Mashiach will be here, this light will be revealed. On the Day of […]

March 23, 2016 at 5:40 PM 0 comments

Esther’s Fast

Esther’s Fast

All Jewish people today customarily fast on the 13th of Adar, in remembrance of the fast that they fasted in the days of Haman, as is written (Esther 9:31), “the matter of the fasts and the outcries.” (Rambam, Hilchos Taaniyos 5:5) ונהגו כל ישראל בזמנים אלו להתענות בי”ג באדר זכר לתענית שהתענו בימי המן שנאמר דברי הצומות וזעקתם – רמב”ם […]

March 23, 2016 at 5:43 AM Comments are Disabled

Do Yourself a Favor

Do Yourself a Favor

“…And Mordechai told him all that had befallen him…” Esther 4:7 וַיַּגֶּד לוֹ מָרְדֳּכַי אֵת כָּל אֲשֶׁר קָרָהוּ – אסתר ד, ז Mordechai occupied an important position in Achashveirosh’s government (see Esther 2:19, “and Mordechai sat at the king’s gate.”) In addition, his cousin (or niece, see Targum,) was Achashveirosh’s queen. Presumably, even if Haman’s decree did come to pass […]

March 5, 2015 at 4:41 AM Comments are Disabled