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Likutei Sichos vol. 5 p. 189 ff. Hidden.

This series of classes is based on a Yiddish Sicha. All the Yiddish is clearly translated in the class. Why is Hashem's name never mentioned in the Megilla? What is unusual about the miracle and celebration of Purim? Each one of these classes is self-contained and can be listened to individually.

5 Classes

Likutei Sichos vol. 7 page 48 ff. Pesach on Shabbos.

Pesach on Shabbos. Since Shabbos doesn't replace Pesach's light, one simply won't carry on Shabbos!

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Likutei Sichos vol. 9 p. 184 ff. Nitzavim

Shabbos Mivorchim Tishrei Hashem blesses with the power of Yidden[s Krias HaTorah:] Atem Nitzavim.

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Likutei Sichos vol. 15 p. 75 ff.

Why the life and times of Avrohom (and the Avos in general) is relevant to us.Given at Machon Chana in 5771 (2010).

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Likutei Sichos vol. 15 p. 75 ff. Pre and Post mattan Torah- the Lesson.

Why the life and times of Avrohom (and the Avos in general) is relevant to us.Given at Machon Chana in 5772 (2011).

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Likutei Sichos vol. 16 p. 139 ff.

10 Shvat. Lessons of the Rebbe RaYatz, based on the basi Ligani. What practical messages does it leave?

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Likutei Sichos vol. 17 page 71 ff.

The three names of Pesach, one theme three stages.

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Likutei Sichos vol. 18 p. 187 ff. Korach

How to reconcile the lofty and the simple p'shatim in the story of Korach.

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Likutei Sichos vol. 19 p. 291 ff. Chana.

Ths story of Chana is read on Rosh Hashana because it has a lesson for US: How to Daven on this special day.

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Likutei Sichos vol. 22 page 114 ff.

Why the Alter Rebbe moved Sefiras HaOmer to the back of his Siddur. How this reveals the essence of what the entire Siddur is about.

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Likutei Sichos vol. 22 p. 138 ff.

Talmidei Rav Akiva and their test and death.

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Likutei Sichos vol. 23 p. 33 ff.

Nitzchiyus HaTorah, how Torah always remains the same, though not all of it always applies. This Sicha explores this dichotomy as it applies to the medical remedies and diets prescribed in the Gemara and Rambam. The Rebbe here finds a solution to these dilemmas.

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Likutei Sichos vol. 26 p. 26 ff.

The RaMbaM, the Alter Rebbe and Parshas VaAira.

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Likutei Sichos vol. 29 page 182 ff.

What is it about Chana's prayer that makes it the basis for so many important Halachos of T'filla?

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Likutei sichos vol. 30 p. 103 ff.

Yitzchok, the son of Avrohom, Avrohom gave birth to Yitzchok. How different were they really?

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Likutei Sichos vol. 32. Iyar

Iyar is an acronym for "Ani Hashem Rofecha" ("I am Hashem your Healer") from Shemos (Exodus) 15:26. The focus of this series is the special kind of healing that Hashem provides at this time of year. These lectures were given in 2004 at Machon Chana and are based on a Sicha from the Lubavitcher rebbe (Likutei Sichos vol. 32 p. 72). The text of the Sicha is presented, translated, and explained by Rabbi Paltiel who adds comments and stories that bring out the meaning of the Sicha and provide inspiration for our post-Pesach, early summer diets and other self improvement resolutions!thanks to a listener for suggesting that we put this Sicha on line.

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Likutei Sichos vol. 35 page 125 ff.

The two days in Yiddishkiet are both represented in Davening.

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Likutei Sichos vol. 35 page 192 ff.

Silence during Prayer; three opinions, three approaches.

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LikuteiSichos vol. 39 p. 43 ff. The Siddur.

Understanding the design of the alter Rebbe's Siddur it was written for everyone, but it is Kabbalistic.


Likutei Sichos vol 18 page 187 ff. Korach 1999 - Korach's Rebellion - #1

Class One.This is the introduction to a sicha (Likutei Sichos, Vol. 18, p.187) on the rebellion led by Korach in the midbar. This class covers the story of the rebellion in detail. A second class will be posted which includes a summary of the analysis in the sicha. We will (B’zras Hashem) prepare the entire...