On the night when the Jewish people left Eygpt they were confined to their homes, as it says (Shemos 12:22) “No one shall leave the entrance of his house until morning.” We can learn from this several important lessons applicable to current events.
A deeper reading of the details of the Megillah—particularly those involving Haman’s plot against the Jews—reveals an underlying truth about the unbreakable bond between Jews and G-d.
Various spiritual lessons that we can learn from trees, particularly the “seven species” associated with the Land of Israel.
A history of the period of the Alter Rebbe’s life leading up to his passing on 24 Teives, 5513 (1813 CE) during the Napoleonic Wars in Russia.
Over the millenia of Jewish history, Rabeinu Moshe ben Maimon HaSefardi remains a unique figure.
Why do we ask G-d on Yom Kippur to forgive us “for the sin we committed with the evil inclination”?
This musical Lag B’Omer gathering with Rabbi Shais Taub and singer Eli Marcus took place in Morristown, NJ at the Rabbinical College of America’s “Taste of Yeshiva” program for visiting college students.
Why did 24,000 students of Rabbi Akiva all perish?
Lag B’Omer is the day of passing of Rabbi Shimon ben Yochai, author of the holy Zohar.
A special musical farbrengen in honor of 24 Teives, the anniversary of the passing of the Alter Rebbe, Rabbi Shneur Zalman of Liadi.
A guided meditation just before the onset of Shabbos in order to get into a Shabbos frame of mind.
What is the most important quality for a person to have in order to be successful in their marriage?
Which are greater?
Various live demonstrations bring chasidic metaphors to life giving us a glimpse into the reality that there is truly only One.
What do parents do when a child just doesn’t “fit the mold”?
In anticipation of 3 Tammuz, the yahrzeit of the Rebbe of blessed memory, a group gathers at the Ohel, the Rebbe’s resting place, for “a meeting of souls” event.
What’s more important–soul or body, spiritual or material?
Rabbi Taub addresses top professionals in the field of speechwriting at the European Speechwriters Conference at King’s College of Cambridge University.
Toxic thinking, like fear and worry, can remove us from the here and now, causing us not to be present in our own lives.
All Jewish holidays represent different aspects of the Jewish people’s relationship with G-d while Shavuos represents the relationship itself.
How do we raise our daughters to want to commit their lives to Torah?
Rabbi Taub leads a farbrengen in honor of Lag B’Omer at the Baal Shem Tov Library in Flatbush.
What incentives drive us to do mitzvos?
What should you say and what should you not say?
What single men can know about themselves as men now that will prepare them better for marriage in the future.
Is Jewish identity collectivist or individualist?
How do we get the strength to go on when we cannot see G-d’s plan for us?
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An adult’s relationship guide stressing the importance of healthy boundaries, self-respect, and emotional sobriety.
The Jewish approach to happiness differs fundamentally from the way the world at large views it.
What is the deeper meaning of kaddish as well as the other Jewish customs connected with death, grief, and mourning?
Rabbi Taub addresses parents at Beth Rivkah High School in Crown Heights, Brooklyn about how to raise emotionally healthy teens.
Rabbi Taub addresses the CounterForce Principals Conference in Boro Park attended by over one hundred Jewish school principals.
In honor of Tu b’Shevat, the New Year for Trees, we examine some of the spiritual lessons that we can learn from trees in general and the five species of fruits associated with the Land of Israel in specific.