Classes

HaYom Yom – 22 Tamuz (1)

Hayom Yom 22 Tamuz (Class One): The three ideas: 1) Chassidic thought, 2) Chassidic good custom 3) Chassidic song and their respective impacts.

HaYom Yom – 22 Tamuz (2)

(Class 2): This Class has an introduction about the upcoming 19 Kislev, the Farbrengen and the traditions. The connection between this introduction and our Hayom Yom is the idea of Avoda, the basis for the “light” of Chassidus is the work. There’s the Work (Avoda) and the light (the Ma’amar Chassidus) that follows the work….

HaYom Yom – 07 Tamuz (1)

חסידות וסדר (Class One). Inside. Chassidus is the עיגול מבלי אשר ימצא ראש וסוף. Nevertheless the רביים and the חינוך the רביים gave for their חסידים involved absolute סדר. Two opposites. This class we read the text and explained a little bit of… A) the Seder by the רביים. B) The השפעה hierarchy by the…

HaYom Yom – 07 Tamuz (2)

חסידות וסדר (Class Two). This class discusses the Alter Rebbe’s סדר in his letters, מאמרים and ניגונים. A) Letters for soliciting funds for צדקה were given an orderly Torah thought (ועצ”ע). B) His מאמרים; he was altogether in the sky and down here they were גוטע דרושים מסודרדיקע דרושים. C) His ניגונים; the entire idea…

HaYom Yom – 07 Tamuz (5)

חסידות וסדר Class Five. Examples of Seder. ישר יחזו פנימו חטוף ואכול וחטוף ואשתי הוא גם כן “סוג” של סדר.

HaYom Yom – 07 Tamuz (4)

חסידות וסדר Class Four. סדר Though what Chassidus is, is infinite; but we are finite. For us order is very necessary. Without order our ability to benefit from Chassidus which is עיגולים בלי ראש וסוף is curtailed.

HaYom Yom – 07 Tamuz (3)

חסידות וסדר Class Three חסידות is נעוץ תחילתן בסופן וסופן בתחילתן and עיגולים מבלי אשר ימצא ראש וסוף. Three explanations: 1) שמן has three characteristics: A. cannot be eaten alone and is found in everything, B. שמן מפעפע בכולו C. שמן צף על כל משקין. Chassidus is as available and as illusive as שמן and…

HaYom Yom – 05 Tamuz (2)

Class Two: Continued. Make the world around you light. Tanya Ch 41 discusses two levels in Mesiras Nefesh: Lower Level: Giving oneself to Him and being lost (even dying for) in Him. Higher level: To do for Him what HE needs (כבכיול) to bring Him down ליחדא קוב”ה ושכנתי’ בתחתונים. This 2nd level we are…

HaYom Yom – 05 Tamuz (1)

Class One: Entire entry. The greatness of the Alter Rebbe’s Chassidim. A Chossid wouldn’t complain but the Alter Rebbe asked him how are his affairs, so he told that he is doing very poorly financially and the Rebbe reprimanded him: You do ( and worry about) your job and allow G-d to do (and worry…

HaYom Yom – 27 Tamuz (2)

Hayom Yom 27 Tamuz, Class Two. The idea of being joyous about being criticized because we grow from it. The way one learns a Halacha of Kashering in Gan Eden. This great Chossid is made aware of his “Yeshus”, the idea of “Murgash” is introduced and proposed.This is corrected through fire, exceeding the limit so…