Mystic Stories

Wonders and Inspiration from Kabbalists, Chasidic Rebbes, remarkable Jews

For years he longed to see the Baal Shem Tov. He saved and scrimped until finally he had enough money.
Two Helpful Gentile Testimonies
One Friday the Baal Shem Tov arrived in town for Shabbat, unannounced and unexpected.
A Safed Scholar Pioneer
In 1821 on the day after Shavuot, the Arab population of the Galilee attacked the Jewish community.
Two Orphans and Their Wedding Presents
Each of the unexpected guests presented himself as a relative of one of the orphans.
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