Rabbi Yitzchak Luria (1534-1572), better known as the Ari or Arizal, was the father of contemporary Kabbalah (Jewish mysticism). His understanding of nature and beyond was deeper than the knowledge which could be gleaned from intellect alone. He attributed all of his great knowledge and deep insights to his lifelong focus on the joy of mitzvos.
David HaMelech, in Tehillim 100:2 writes, “Worship Hashem in gladness; come into his presence with shouts of joy.” Want to know how to serve Hashem with joy and gladness? Start by internalizing the idea that mitzvos build a bond between us and Hashem. You can only form a relationship with Hashem if you perform mitzvos with joy, not begrudgingly or because of peer pressure.
You can also learn by example from rabbis like Rabbi Moshe Aharon Stern of Jerusalem who would make great efforts and spend a lot of money in order to perform mitzvos in the most joyful way. Rav Stern’s great dedication to mitzvos is featured in this course, along with conceptual ideas that will help you serve Hashem joyfully and with meaning.
Live to Give is our most ambitious project yet! Follow along as we produce this amazing series.
A journey into understanding the meaning of loving Hashem
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In this course, you will learn about the dangers of anger and overcoming it.
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Learn how Hashem's wisdom is evident in the various workings of the human body.
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Rabbi Siddur explores the mitzvah of being happy
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Learning the laws of kosher eating
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You can add to life’s pleasures by acknowledging the One Who gave you those pleasures – exactly the way He wants you to.
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The Power of Chesed
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Delve into the most fundamental ideas about Emunah & Tefillah
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Connecting to the holiest place in the world - the land that Hashem chose for the Jewish people.
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Learn about the powerful force that makes you unique - free will.
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Learn the importance of what friendship is all about
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The course will take you on a journey into the world of Genizah
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In this course, you will learn how to focus on the good in your life.
Discover the power of a simple hello to save lives.
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In this course, you will learn the laws you need to know when getting a haircut
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This course will take you on a journey into the holy world of Shabbos
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This course will teach you what you can do for your parents
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In this course you will learn how to make this world a friendlier place.
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Learn about how each and every one of us is unique
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In this course you will learn all about making a Kiddush Hashem
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All for one and one for all
This moving video will inspire you to perform mitzvos with more joy.
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In this couse, Rabbi Siddur will show you how to judge others favorably.
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Rabbi Siddur will guide us in how to properly care for holy books
In this course, you will learn about the exciting world of kosher
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A fresh new look at what it means to be a leader
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In this course, you will learn about the importance of Torah study
Take advantage of special magic moments to help others in acts of loving-kindness.
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Learn the 39 melachos of Shabbos in depth
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This course brings to life the mitzvos that are specific to the land of Israel
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In this course, we will understand the deeper meaning of music
In this course, Torah Live takes a fresh and new look at the laws of washing hands for a meal
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In this course, you will learn about the power of being patient.
In this course, you will learn how to perform mitzvos with enthusiasm.
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Two series in one course - Shmiras Halashon and the Power of Words
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In this course, you will learn how prophecies always come true.
Rabbi Siddur guides us in understanding the Torah's perspective on revenge
This course takes you on a journey into the world of Ribbis
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An exciting adventure into the world of writing a sefer Torah
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A fresh and exciting looks into the mitzvah of shatnez.
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Learn about the power of Rosh Hashanah and the shofar blasts.
In this course, you will learn about the power of the smile.
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In this course, you will learn about the meaningful mitzvah of standing for the elderly
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Learn about the meaning and practical laws of Sukkos
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In this course, you will learn how to talk to Hashem - with and without a siddur
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Join Rabbi Dan Roth on a fascinating journey on the laws of the traveler's prayer
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A fresh and exciting look at the mitzvah of Tefillin.
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The holiness of the Jewish wedding and the secret to Jewish survival
In this course, you will learn about the fascinating mitzvah of tzitzis.
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Why are some prayers unanswered?
The ultimate adventure into the mitzvah of immersing new utensils.
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In this course, you will learn about why do bad things happen
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Learn about the beautiful world that Hashem created.