THIS WEEK'S CHASSIDIC/KABBALAH STORY
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Purim of Basra

In 1774, Karim Khan, the Vizier of the Shah of Persia, arrived with a great army and besieged the city of Basra, the second largest city in Iraq, after Bagdad.

 

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13 Adar 779 / Mon., Feb. 17, 2019

The Power of Prayer on 'Little Purim''
Purim Katan, the 14th of Adar I in a leap year--that has hasa unique and tremendous power of prayer

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THIS WEEK'S ESSAY FROM RABBI SHAUL YOSEF LEITER
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Ki Tissa 5779

 

The Midrash teaches that not only was the essence of the Torah expressed in the Ten Commandments, but as a document carved into stone and given by G-d, they became a permanent and tangible sealing of G-d's Covenant with the Jews.

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