Entries in #1037 (7)
The summer months have come and gone. We are now in the special month of Elul, the month when the “king is in the field,” and we have special powers to strengthen our connection with the Ribbono Shel Olam.
The yearning for the building of the Beis HaMikdash is something that R’ Chaim Richman feels not only in the Tammuz-Av months but all year around. * An interesting conversation with someone who works in the international section of the Machon HaMikdash about the enormous void we feel without a Mikdash.
A moving story that began at a Chassidishe farbrengen at a high-tech company when one of the participants removed a bundle of dollars that he received from the Rebbe and began giving a dollar to each participant with a need. * The amazing dream that followed completed the circle with the birth of a baby to the astonishment of the doctors.
Profile of a Chassid from the generation of founders of Tomchei T’mimim in Lubavitch, the Gaon and Chassid, Rabbi Yisroel Noach Blinitzky, the mashpia who served as an outstanding role model for the T’mimim.
The road was nearly empty. A few cars silently zoomed by on their way to their destination. On the right were tall mountains and on the left was a gurgling stream. Ahead was the long, winding road.