Lag Ba’Omer: Between Reality and Essence

Lag Ba’Omer: Between Reality and Essence Rabbi David Stav Co-Chancellor, Ohr Torah Stone What happened on Lag Baomer? One of the more peculiar holidays in the Jewish calendar is Lag Baomer. Rema (Rav Moshe Isserles, 16th Century Poland) mentions this day as one in which Tachanun is not said, and when we are to be …

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Shabbat Hagadol 2016 – Rabbi Riskin

Rabbi Riskin speaking

Rabbi Riskin’s Shabbat HaGadol Drasha Delivered on Monday, April 18, 2016 – 10 Nissan 5775 at the Jerusalem Great Synagogue TOPIC: “The Chosenness of Israel and its Implications Regarding our Treatment of the Gentile, the Convert and the non-Orthodox Jew”  Click here to listen to the streaming audio (or to download the file for later listening)   Watch …

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