Chasidic Masters

Inspirational insights from the Baal Shem Tov and Hasidic leaders of succeeding generations

Transforming Bad Habits
The Baal Shem Tov mentioned, in the name of Rabbi Sa'adia Gaon, that it is appropriate to desire all kinds of material things.
Gold, Wood, Gold
Gold, Wood, Gold
The Three Layers of Self
G-d desires that also unholy people do holy things.
Building G-d's Dwelling Place
The Temple was a manifestation of various spiritual forces
Spread Wings and Spiced Wine
Those who study Torah despite great hardships cause an especially lofty level of sanctification.
Divine Dwelling Among Us
A small taste of the Unknowable Creator was experienced via the articles in the Tabernacle.
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