Mystic Stories

Wonders and inspiration from Kabbalists, Chasidic Rebbes, remarkable Jews

Holiday Preparations
A tale of how a great Kabbalist acquired a guest for Shavuot.
Shavuot Night in Salonika
16th Century Kabbalists are inspired by a voice from the spiritual worlds.
Receiving the Torah Anew
“Enough!” the Shpoler Zeide called out. “That’s the final blow!”
Shabbat Disease
Shabbat Disease
A Jew is tested in his observance of the holy Shabbat.
Related Topics

The larger, bold text is the direct translation of the classic text source.

The smaller, plain text is the explanation of the translator/editor.
Text with broken underline will provide a popup explanation when rolled over with a mouse.