Charting the Sea of Talmud reviewed by The Daily Rabbi

The Talmud is often likened to a vast sea. With nearly 6,000 folio pages, over two million words, and the opinions of some two thousand scholars, it is intimidating for its sheer magnitude. Complicating matters, its myriad legal, philosophical, ethical and historical...

Charting the Sea of Talmud reviewed by Israel Drazin

The Talmud that was composed and finally edited with late insertions in Babylonia around the seventh century is a staple of learning for many Jews. About a century ago, a rabbi suggested that Jews should read a page daily, front and back, a practice that has been...

The Elephant in the Room Reviewed by The Daily Rabbi

The term “memoir” used to be reserved for thick, comprehensive volumes written by noted individuals nearing the end of their lives. Personal accounts of lesser-known people, however intriguing or expansive, were labeled “narratives” (as in slave narratives); and...

The Elephant in the Room Reviewed by The Jewish Action

I’m finding it harder to be inspired in my forties than I did in my twenties. Somehow, exploring life’s endless possibilities and grappling with textual and philosophical questions has morphed into conversations about homework, menu planning and budget stretching. At...

Cremation or Burial Reviewed by Robert Lind

Modern society tends to prefer cremation: it is perceived as cheaper than a burial, more environmentally sound, and, well, just more hip. To the contemporary person, “the idea of scattering ashes seems a eco-friendly alternative” to burial. The idea of a body...

In Search of Torah Wisdom Reviewed by Journal Mitzvah

How is urgent and important to learn Torah properly, having a Rabbi, teacher teaching and answering our questions. This book “In Search of Torah Wisdom” enables us to get answers for the Tanach, Mitzvos, Kabbalah, Torah, Aggadata, Halachah. “In Search…” is...
In Search of Torah Wisdom

In Search of Torah Wisdom

Books In Search of Torah Wisdom Rabbi Yisroel Miller Hardcover $22.95 Add to Feldheim Cart Overview Many frum people observe mitzvos and yet seem to be lacking a sense of inner spiritual connection. Others seek understanding and depth of meaning, but have no rebbi, no...
Zeh Kaporosi – The Custom Of Kaporos

Zeh Kaporosi – The Custom Of Kaporos

Books Zeh Kaporosi - The Custom Of Kaporos Rabbi Avrohom Reit Hardcover $22.50 Add to Amazon Cart Overview The minhag of kaporos is widely practiced, often discussed, and occasionally criticized. Interestingly, it is usually misunderstood – even by those who perform...
This Too Is For The Best

This Too Is For The Best

Books This Too Is For The Best Rabbi Yerachmiel Moskoff Hardcover $19.99 Add to Amazon Cart Overview We know that after our lives in this world are completed, what awaits us is the pleasure of a perfect and eternal world. What is not so well-known (or understood) is...
The Majesty of Rosh Hashanah

The Majesty of Rosh Hashanah

Books The Majesty of Rosh Hashanah Rabbi Shimon Cohen Hardcover $19.99 Add to Amazon Cart Overview Mussaf of Rosh Hashanah. The shofar's call has been heard. We are now standing in prayer before God, our Father and King. We reach Malchuyos, declaring His Kingship. In...
Rabbi Immanuel Bernstein

Rabbi Immanuel Bernstein

Books By Rabbi Immanuel Bernstein The Call Of Sinai by RabbiK | March 26, 2019 | Books | 0 Comments View Purim: Removing the Mask by RabbiK | December 31, 2018 | Books | 0 Comments View Teshuvah by Alex Orlov | August 24, 2016 | Books | 0 Comments View Aggadah by Alex...
The Conversation of Torah

The Conversation of Torah

Books The Conversation of Torah Rabbi Yaacov Haber Paperback $19.99 Add to Amazon Cart Overview A compelling guide for discussion of Torah topics. Designed for leaders of discussion groups and outreach workers or Rabbis, this is a unique resource. Topics covered in...
Sefiros

Sefiros

Books Sefiros Rabbi Yaacov Haber Hardcover $14.95 Add to Amazon Cart Overview Sefiros — spiritual refinement through counting the Omer. A day-by-day guide for Sefiras HaOmer. This year, don't just count the days of the Omer — make the days count! This book takes you...
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