I love the silliness and I love the deep lessons. Above is cute, and below is an amazing insight into using oil on Chanukah, and how it applies to life. Enjoy the 8th night of Chanukah shining bright. Chag Sameach! Coach Yulia TheYeshiva.net Chanukah 5779/2018 — A Video A Day By: Rabbi… Read More One more night of Chanukah
Usually Chanukah is nonstop parties, fried goodies, friends and family. This year we can only learn and grow when light shines on darkness. I see the miracles and connections in everything. One beautiful lesson I learned is that when Chanukah falls on Shabbat, if you only have enough oil or candles for one, it is… Read More My Chanukah Lessons
Today I was honored to support a new soul coming into the world. I see miracles all around me all the time. Creation happens all the time. We can choose to become our purpose in this world. Find your Truth. Energy Exchange. Embrace Change. Allow Rebirth. Shine your Light. Loud and Proud. Chag Sameach! Shabbat… Read More REBIRTH
My posts have been a little heavy the past few days. Because of our current political climate, overall health, Jewish consciousness and identity, it gets overwhelming sometimes. So I’m keeping it light today, yet deep. What is a dreidel? https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dreidel Chag Sameach! Happy Chanukah, Coach Yulia Author: Rabbi Eli Friedman Chabad of Calabasas I have… Read More What is a Dreidel?
Afshine Emrani There are those who mistakenly categorize Jews as religious and non-religious. According to our Torah, there is no Jew who is not religious. All Jews are believers from birth. Superficial, external factors may bring them to go against their true selves. But their hearts are always awake and open to Torah and mitzvahs.… Read More OTHERED
kis·met noun destiny; fate Have you heard of this word before? I’m always in awe of learning new words, and their roots. Today I had a very powerful conversation about doing what is right for you and never feeling bad about it. As long as you are true to yourself, what others feel is their… Read More KISMET
I’m the happiest person in the world, until I’m not. I do everything possible to get back in to that happy place. Life does not always go as planned, and the only way to deal is to be present to our blessings. Everyone has something to deal with, but unfortunately sometimes we only see our… Read More Let go of EGO to see the light
There are many customs and traditions. At all the different ages and stages of life, we can always try our best and only do our best. I wanted to go to events, and wanted to sit and look at the candles. Unfortunately everybody in my house is a little bit under the weather, and I… Read More Darkness exists, but we can all shine together
I love Chanukah! We physically share our light with the world. It is a metaphor for shining light on to darkness, and being a Jewish light, shining bright everywhere we go. Chag Sameach, Happy Chanukah! Coach Yulia ISRAEL: A CANDLE OF LIGHT IN A DARK WORLD Over two thousand years ago, a small bunch… Read More Jewish Light, Shining Bright
When you light the candles, stop and gaze intensely at the flames. This is our past and our eternity. This Sunday night is the first night of Chanukah, a festival to remind us to be grateful, both for the military victory of the Jewish Nation over the Syrian/Greek forces and for the miracle of the… Read More First Shabbat, then right into Chanukah!