Which is greater, learning Torah or saving Am Yisrael? What is true Tzidkut? Did Chazal think it was wrong for Mordechai to be mevatel Torah in order to save us from Haman? Why was Moshe the epitome of a Tzadik? A crucial discussion of the sources.
Why was Esther instructed to be silent about her identity? Why did Mordechai make a point of advertising his? What was the real plan? A different way of looking at the story of Purim.
An analysis of the conceptual underpinings of Mikra Megillah and the requirement to stand for Hallel.
The Gemarah says that Mordechai went down in stature due to his neglecting his Talmud Torah in order to save the Jewish People. How are we to understand this?
Which is better, contributing to the Jewish People/ the World or learning Torah? What leads to human perfection? What is a tzaddik?
A crucial analysis for our times!
Everyone know this famous chazal, that may or may not really say what we think it says. A deep and comprehensive look at this famous Gemarah.
We will explore 3 levels of understand to one text in the Megillah; clarifying a key to a happy and successful life.
This shiur reveals the essence of Purim and the Megillah. It also clarifies a major perspective on life that emerges from the text.