Reading The Map Correctly - Rabbi Yitzchak Fanger
When a person reads the map wrongly, he doesn't understand how to respond to various situations. In the end he will see that what may have appeared to be negative was actually a blessing in disguise.
In Order to Achieve Perfection One Must "Recharge"
If one wishes to achieve perfection he has to be ready for a long, difficult path. He cannot delude himself that by passing some tests he has already achieved perfection, nor can he himself serve as the judge of his own perfection.
Thinking outside the box - Rabbi Yitzchak Fanger
Looking for creative solutions to problems and not giving up easily can spell the difference between success and failure.
There are no Shortcuts - Rabbi Yitzchak Fanger
In order to achieve one's goals, one must have patience and build a comprehensive plan rather than try and attain immediate results, as there are no shortcuts in life.
Saying Thank You Isn't Always as Simple as It Seems, Especially When Regarding G-D .Hakarat Hatov-Gratitude to G-D, What Does It Mean?
Isn’t It Preferable Not To Benefit From This World?
Is it true that if a person benefits from this world, it is deducted from his merits?
The Jewish View of Happiness
What is the path that leads to happiness in a world of ordeals? Are we meant to strive for happiness? Is happiness a Jewish goal? Rabbi Tatz analyzes this vital subject in depth
Questions and Answers about Noah and the Flood
Is there any scientific evidence of Noah's flood? How were millions of species able to enter the ark? And what did they eat for a whole year? All the answers you wanted to know
Mechutanim Before You
Representatives of the rich man came to clothe the chasan in beautiful expensive new clothing
Are you a slave?
The path to freedom starts inside each of us
Free Will - The Real You
What are the components of human free will and what are its limits? Free will applies only in the area of morality. That is, you are free only when it comes to decisions and actions which relate to your personal battle when you are tempted to do that which is immoral
Commandments – Actions of the Spirit
The absolute uniqueness of Judaism is not its God-consciousness; it is the teaching that the body can be drawn up into sanctity. It is not the teaching of the holiness of spirit, it is the teaching of the holiness of the physical
Self - Deception
Genuine control is only in the spiritual realm
A poor man’s smile enriched me in so many ways
A Cantonist's Soul is Reawakened
The guard watched in wonder as the Jew danced round and round with the small volume in his hands
The Jewish Home
This basic building block of our existence has the potential
Seeing in the Dark
We're all waiting for Hashem to turn on the lights
Technology and Spirituality - R. Feige Twerski
If we can update our version of windows, do our neshamos deserve any less?
The Truth About Sight
How we really see the world
The Illusion of Control
While Hashem holds the ultimate “keys,” he gives us a set of our own