Archive for 'Jewish Holidays' Category

Become a Legend

By Uriah - Last updated: Tuesday, December 27, 2011

One of the themes of Channukah commonly focused on is the idea of dispelling darkness with light. This is physically represented by the central mitzvah of Channukah – lighting the Menorah. Conceptually it is the light of Torah dispelling the darkness of Greek thought and culture. One may make the mistake of oversimplifying things by […]

Happy Yud Tet Kislev!

By Yishai - Last updated: Thursday, December 15, 2011

What do Jewish life in the Land of Israel and Chassidut have in common?  Find out from Yishai, wishing you a Happy Chassidic New Year!

Absolutely Hilarious Sukkot Video

By Yishai - Last updated: Monday, October 24, 2011

I don’t usually post random videos on our website, but this video made me laugh until I had tears in my eyes.  A little post-Sukkot humor for you. It was posted as a video response to our Sukkot video.

‘Shake Well’ This Sukkot!

By Yishai - Last updated: Sunday, October 16, 2011

HAPPY SUKKOT to all our dear friends!  Take a minute (literally) to enjoy our fun new video for the holiday.  Think Jewish, and shake well.

Tisha B’Av at the Kotel

By Pinchas - Last updated: Tuesday, August 9, 2011

AUDIO LEARNING FOR SHAVUOT WITH YISHAI FLEISHER

By Yishai - Last updated: Tuesday, June 7, 2011

There are 3 audios here. The first is fine, but not the best audio quality, the next two are very good quality. Use the FF button to jump forward. You can also download all three files if you go to Archive.org and look up Yishai Fleisher. Enjoy! Hag Sameach! See you at the Beit HaMikdash […]

Cheesecake, Cheesecake, Everywhere!

By Pinchas - Last updated: Tuesday, June 7, 2011

Pesach Shopping with Malkah, Matzah Baking with Yishai

By Yishai - Last updated: Monday, April 18, 2011

Preparing for Passover is an experience – especially in the Land of Israel! Join Yishai and Malkah as they go to work readying for their festive family holiday.

I Lost CTRL while cleaning for Pesach!

By Yishai - Last updated: Thursday, April 14, 2011

There I was, vacuuming my laptop’s keys when I lost CTRL! It flew right off the handle. It is easy to freak out when preparing for Pesach. But keeping cool is what separates the pros from the minor leagues. In the end, Seder night is all about CTRL, because while there was a big tumult […]

Standing up to Hellenism in 2010

By Michael Berezin - Last updated: Friday, December 3, 2010

“When the evil Greek kingdom rose up against your people Israel to make them forget your Torah and to turn them away from the statutes of your will- You, in your abundant mercy stood by them in their time of distress, You defended their cause, you judged their grievances, you avenged them. This is a […]