Mystic Stories

Wonders and Inspiration from Kabbalists, Chasidic Rebbes, remarkable Jews

Seeing Too Much
One follower of the Seer of Lublin always made an effort to spend as little time as possible in the company of Jewish sinners.
The One-Pound Penance
Rabbi Yechiel Michil of Zlotchov opened his letter and saw that the Baal Shem Tov himself had requested him to visit.
Philosophical Problems
As the chasid walked in the street, someone came up behind him and placed his hands over his eyes, saying, "Guess who?"
Through the Window
The Belzer Rebbe signaled his attendant to wait for him, and then tiptoed alone up to the window and peeked in.
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