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Special Days in the Hebrew Calendar

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

Lessons on the spiritual service in Elul from Rabbi Nachman Simon. Elul is the Hebrew month before Rosh Hashanah, G-d’s annual day of judgment for every person.
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1-minute Lessons on Tu B’Shevat by Rabbi Nachman Simon

One-minute audio lesson on a special point that we learn from the day of Tu B’Shevat. This day is the “New Year’s Day” for trees. What we can learn from trees?
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Messages for Noahides from Sukkot

An explanation of how the Jewish festival of Sukkot brings a message of unity to the world, based on recognition of G-d’s Unity.
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Universal Lessons from Passover

There are universal spiritual lessons for Noahides to take from the messages of Passover: education of children, the power of speech, the gift of freedom, and more. Excerpts from a public lecture by Rabbi Sholom Ber Bloom.
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Divine Providence in the Miracles of Purim

The Purim miracle happened through many instances of Divine Providence, as when Mordechai – a Sage of the Sanhedrin – overheard a plot that was spoken in a rare foreign language.
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1-Minute Lessons about the Festival of Passover

Lessons from Rabbi Nachman Simon about Passover. (1) Shabbat HaGadol is the last day of the week before Pesach. (2) The connection of Pesach & the Messianic Era.
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One-Minute Lessons About the Festival of Hanukkah

One-minute lessons on the festival of Hanukkah from Rabbi Nachman Simon. Why do we light the candles of the Hanukkah menorah starting from the left-most candle?
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The Special Month of Nissan

The month of Nissan, which includes Passover, is the first month in the Hebrew calendar. The Tabernacle was inaugurated at Mount Sinai in the first 12 days of Nissan.
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“Lag B’Omer” is the 33rd Day of the Omer

Lag B’Omer (14 May in 20’17) is the anniversary of the passing of the Talmudic sage, Rabbi Shimon bar Yochai, whose teachings highlighted the concept of unity.
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Shavuot: Laws, Conscience, Ethics and Oral Torah from Sinai

Gentiles reach fulfillment by observing the 7 Commandments with all their details. Since they are G-d-given, they provide the vehicle to walk in G-d’s presence,
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Introductions to Rosh HaShanah – the “Head” of the Year

Rosh HaShanah is the anniversary of G-d’s creation of Adam and Hava (Eve) on the sixth day of Creation. Every year on this day, G-d judges all people and nations for the coming year.
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Three Weeks of Mourning for the Holy Temples

The First and Second Holy Temples were both destroyed on the 9th day of the Hebrew month of Menachem Av. The preceding three weeks are a period during which Jews mourn this loss, and fervently pray for the Third Temple that will be established by the Messiah from the dynasty of King David, speedily in our days.
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Destruction of the Second Holy Temple

The First and Second Holy Temples were both destroyed on the 9th day of the Hebrew month of Menachem Av. This audio relates the eye-witness accounts of the destruction of the Second Temple by the Roman general Titus.
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