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HEALING AND MONTH OF IYAR

This month of Iyar is an acronym for the words “Ani Hashem Refoecha” (I am G-d your healer). This is a month especially geared towards natural healing. It is the source of healing for the rest of the year.  A good website about food and health is  www.lchaimtohealth.com    It has a lot of good information …

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PURSUIT OF HAPPINESS?

For generations societies have been occupied with the “pursuit of happiness”. Nowadays, many people are moving away from proper values and just trying to be happy, as they put it. So many people turn to marijuana, drinking and other pleasures to try to escape from whatever unhappiness they are experiencing Perhaps this entire notion of …

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VICTORY IN ADAR

Everyone is shocked by the war between the Ukraine and Russia. I am not going to get into the politics….I know this is all orchestrated from Above for a specific purpose (which I cannot attempt to understand) but we all pray this should bring the redemption with Moshiach. Nevertheless, although everything is by Divine Providence, …

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HOW TO BE HAPPY

Today I woke up thinking about all the things I have to be happy about, and all the things I have to be sad about. And I thought to myself: which one will I choose to prioritize? The happy things or the sad ones? Well, being that it is the month of Adar I chose …

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FEELING LIKE NOTHING

Feeling like you are nothing can be either positive or negative. The negative concept is when you feel you are good for nothing and basically useless.  Nobody wants to feel like they are nothing or worth nothing. The positive concept is when you understand you are truly nothing compared to Hashem: then you are truly …

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LIVING IN THE MOMENT

Most people live a large portion of their lives in an imaginary world. We either recall past events in our lives (and sometimes get stuck in those events, unable to move forward) or we live in an imaginary future which may never materialize. We retreat into imagination (movies, books etc.) to make ourselves happy in …

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