A short thought based on a question from Naftali Skaist. When we return home from Shul on Shabbos night, we traditionally sing “Shalom Aleichem” welcoming the angels into our home, for them to witness the special Shabbos spirit and, according to the Talmud, to receive their blessing. But almost as […]


Lag B’Omer (ל״ג בעומר‎) celebrates the 33rd day of the Counting of the Omer. On this day, the holy sage, Rabbi Shimon bar Yochai, revealed the deepest secrets of the Zohar (book of Kabbalah). There is a custom to light bonfires and visit his tomb in Meron, Israel 🔥 🍴📷 Gitty […]