The Altar of Anonymity – Parashat Tetzaveh

The Altar of Anonymity – Parashat Tetzaveh

“…You shall make an altar for burning incense…” – Shemot 30:1 וְעָשִׂיתָ מִזְבֵּחַ מִקְטַר קְטֹרֶת – שמות ל, א The Inner Mizbei’ach, the golden altar for incense which stood in the sanctuary of the Mishkan, is described at the conclusion of Parshas Tetzaveh. Its placement here is somewhat peculiar, considering that the construction of the Mishkan and the other utensils […]

February 22, 2018 at 1:14 AM 0 comments

Parashat Tezaveh – Purim – The secret behind the Megila

Parashat Tezaveh – Purim – The secret behind the Megila

Duration of class:34:04               http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/404865714-rabbialonanava-parashat-tezaveh-purim-the-secret-behind-the-megila.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS

February 20, 2018 at 12:52 AM 0 comments

Parashat Tezaveh – How to keep the fire burning?

Parashat Tezaveh – How to keep the fire burning?

We have an inner fire in the depth of our soul, this fire is the source of our energy. Of course this is not a real fire rather a G-dly spark. In this class Rabbi Anava address’s how to keep this fire burning Duration of class:28:58               http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/404854704-rabbialonanava-parashat-tezaveh-how-to-keep-the-fire-burning.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: […]

February 20, 2018 at 12:08 AM 0 comments

Why does the Menora have seven branches?

Why does the Menora have seven branches?

In last week’s Parasha Moshe was instructed by G-d to make all the vessels of the Mishkan. The most unique one was the Menora. One question that comes to mind is why the Menora had seven Branches? and what does it mean to me? Duration of class:1:24:12               http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/402402573-rabbialonanava-parashat-tezaveh-why-does-the-menora-have-seven-branches.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | […]

February 19, 2018 at 3:02 AM 0 comments

Sounds from a Distance – Parashat Tetzaveh

Sounds from a Distance – Parashat Tetzaveh

“….And its sound shall be heard when he enters the Holy before G-d and when he leaves, so that he will not die….” – Shemos 28:34-35   וְנִשְׁמַע קוֹלוֹ בְּבֹאוֹ אֶל הַקֹּדֶשׁ לִפְנֵי ה’ וּבְצֵאתוֹ וְלֹא יָמוּת – שמות כח, לה The hem of the Kohen Gadol’s robe was adorned with bells, which chimed as he went about his service […]

February 19, 2018 at 12:24 AM 0 comments

Nameless – Parashat Tetzaveh

Nameless – Parashat Tetzaveh

“…And you shall command Bnei Yisrael…” – Shemot 27:20 וְאַתָּה תְּצַוֶּה אֶת בְּנֵי יִשְׂרָאֵל – שמות כז, כ From the account of Moshe’s birth in the beginning of the Book of Shemos until his monologue in the Book of Devarim, Moshe is mentioned by name in every weekly Torah portion with the exception of Parshas Tetzaveh. The notable absence of […]

February 18, 2018 at 3:19 AM 0 comments

Parashat Tezaveh – What is the source of blessings?

Parashat Tezaveh – What is the source of blessings?

We often wonder what is the source of blessings and if I can find the person that can bless me with whatever I need… Can it be that maybe I am the source of my own blessing? Duration of class:25:26               http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/402370947-rabbialonanava-parashat-tezaveh-what-is-the-source-of-blessings.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS

February 18, 2018 at 2:55 AM 0 comments

Don’t Sacrifice Your Heart – Parashat Tetzaveh

Don’t Sacrifice Your Heart – Parashat Tetzaveh

“…You shall not offer upon it any other incense, burnt-offering, or flour-offering, and you shall pour no libation upon it…” – Shemot 30:9   The Inner Mizbei’ach, the golden altar which stood in the sanctuary of the Mishkan, was used exclusively for the offering of Ketores, incense. All other Korbanos, the animal and grain offerings, were brought only on the […]

March 10, 2017 at 2:38 AM 0 comments

Fasten Your Avnet – Parashat Tetzaveh

Fasten Your Avnet – Parashat Tetzaveh

“…And you shall make a sash of embroidery work…” – Shemos 28:39 וְאַבְנֵט תַּעֲשֶׂה מַעֲשֵׂה רֹקֵם – שמות כח, לט In a splendid manner, the vestments of the Kohanim each garb a specific part of the body. Even the Kohen Gadol’s additional garments each serve a defined purpose: wearing the Tzitz brought atonement for Bnei Yisrael, the breastplate is made […]

February 17, 2016 at 1:31 AM 0 comments