Mystic Stories

Wonders and inspiration from Kabbalists, Chasidic Rebbes, remarkable Jews

The Unpopular Rebbe
Just meditation and study is not enough.
Rabbi Pinchas raised his eyes. There stood the first of the Ushpizin--the honored guest for the first night of the festival--outside the door of his sukkah...
Never Demolish a Sukkah
An ungrateful gentile judge is scolded by the rebbe.
Don't Mix!
The joy of serving G‑d during a tragedy is no match for the joy of the holidays.
The Hippie with the Magnificent Etrog
"When the Rebbe's face appeared on the screen, I nearly jumped out of my skin. I called the TV station and asked them where this person lived."
Repercussions of Wine and Dance
Simchat Torah with the wife of the Baal Shem Tov and his daughter.

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