1-minute Lessons about Elul, the month before Rosh Hashanah

Rabbi Nachman Simon gives one-minute lessons about the spiritual service to focus on in Elul. Elul is the Hebrew month before Rosh Hashanah, G-d’s annual day of judgment for every person.


1. Preparations for the judgment on Rosh Hashanah start a month earlier at the beginning the month of Elul – here’s how!


2. Elul Reminds Us – Wake Up and Get Yourself Ready!


3. Elul is the Time to Prepare for Rosh Hashanah


4. When you make your self-audit in Elul, remember to strengthen your good traits!


5. Preparation in Elul Brings Blessings for the Year Ahead


6. The Special 18th Day of Elul is Called “Chai Elul” – the Life of Elul!


7. The Day of  “Chai Elul” Highlights the Innovations of the Baal Shem Tov and the Alter Rebbe


8. The Last 12 Days of Elul Correspond to the 12 Months of the Past Year


9. Being Sincere in Your Relationship with G-d


10. Teshuva/Repentance Through Constant Awareness of G-d’s Divine Providence


Strive to be inscribed and sealed in G-d’s “Book of Life” on Rosh Hashanah, for the year ahead!