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Passover Greetings from the Temple Institute

Passover Greetings from the Temple Institute...

» download Pesach greeting card and print for free Commentary by Rabbi Chaim Richman for The Temple Institute, Jerusalem, Israel: Rabbi Chaim Richman, on behalf of the Temple Institute, shares a holiday greeting with the Institute’s supporters, friends and fellow travelers, and with the entire people of Israel and all who love the people of Israel and the G-d of Israel throughout the world. Passover is the festival...
Parashat METZORA Video Commentary

Parashat METZORA Video Commentary...

Leviticus 14:1 – 15:33 || Malachi 3:4-24 » download Pesach greeting card and print for free Commentary by Rabbi Chaim Richman for The Temple Institute, Jerusalem, Israel: We speak, therefore we are human. In order to preserve our humanity we must take hold of our tongues and speak only things worthy of the name G-d gave to the man He created – Adam. The spiritual palliative prescribed by Torah provides for the...
Temple Talk Radio: Tazria – Spiritual Repercussions

Temple Talk Radio: Tazria – Spiritual Reperc...

Half Hallel; Lev. 12:1 – 13:59; Ex. 12:1-20; Num. 28:9-15 || Ezek. 45:16 – 46:18; Isa. 66 Israel’s Mission: To Vanquish Death Forever, Rosh Chodesh: Cosmic Joy of the Month of Nisan and the Dedication of the Tabernacle: My World and Welcome to It: Commentary by Rabbi Chaim Richman for The Temple Institute, Jerusalem, Israel: This Shabbat features the confluence of Rosh Chodesh Nisan, the beginning of the new...
Parashat SHEMINI Video Commentary

Parashat SHEMINI Video Commentary...

Leviticus 9:1 – 11:47; (Para) Numeri 19 || Ezekiel 36:16-38 Commentary by Rabbi Chaim Richman for The Temple Institute, Jerusalem, Israel: When „the glory of HaShem appeared to“ Israel „and all the people saw, sang praises, and fell upon their faces,“ they sang in one perfectly pitched, harmonious voice. How do we recreate that moment? How do we stay in tune with G-d, with our own true selves,...
Parashat TZAV Video Commentary

Parashat TZAV Video Commentary...

Leviticus 6:1 – 8:36 || Jeremiah 7:21 – 8:3 & 9:22-23 Commentary by Rabbi Chaim Richman for The Temple Institute, Jerusalem, Israel: Confusion reigns in our modern world, and every aspect of modern society seems to feed on this confusion, fanning the flames of man’s existential disconnect with his own true self. The Holy Temple, and more specifically, the offering of animals on the stone altar in the...
Parashat VAYIKRA Video Commentary – Zachor

Parashat VAYIKRA Video Commentary – Zachor...

Leviticus 1:1 – 5:26 || 1 Samuel 15:2-34 seph. 1-34 Zachor (Chabad.org) – This being the Shabbat before Purim… Commentary by Rabbi Chaim Richman for The Temple Institute, Jerusalem, Israel: Welcome to a world where actions speak louder than words; where a man becomes a man while drawing closer to G-d. A world so foreign to our modern sensibilities and perceptions, we need to listen with extra intent...
Parashat PEKUDAI Video Commentary

Parashat PEKUDAI Video Commentary...

Exodus 38:21 – 40:38 || 1 Kings 7:40-50 Commentary by Rabbi Chaim Richman for The Temple Institute, Jerusalem, Israel: Welcoming G-d into our neighborhood and making this world a better place – this is the simple yet profound reason Israel has been commanded to build for G-d a Sanctuary on this earth. Israel is a nation whose destiny is to live and act in G-d consciousness, thereby uplifting man and perfecting...
Sabbath VAYAKHEL Video Commentary

Sabbath VAYAKHEL Video Commentary...

Exodus 35:1 – 38:20 || 2 Kings 18:1-39 (seph.) 11,17 – 12,17 Commentary by Rabbi Chaim Richman for The Temple Institute, Jerusalem, Israel: The exquisite detail of the building of the Tabernacle (Mishkan) as described in parashat Vayakhel is a testimony to the end of time of the pure, generous and giving heart of Israel, all of whom united in the purpose and privilege of making a place for G-d on our earth, a...
Temple Talk Radio KI TISA – Purim Katan

Temple Talk Radio KI TISA – Purim Katan...

© Lencer, Wiki CommonsExodus 30:11 – 34:35 || 1 Kings 18:1-39 Video Commentary by Rabbi Chaim Richman for The Temple Institute, Jerusalem: Temple Talk Radio: Parashat Ki Tisa and ‘Purim Katan’: Moses Wears a Mask Understanding the Debacle of the Golden Calf Lessons of the Copper Laver, Donated by the Righteous Women of Israel: The Elevating Sanctity of Jewish Family Life. This week the people of Israel read...
Parashat TETZAVE Video Commentary

Parashat TETZAVE Video Commentary...

Exodus 27:20 – 30:10 || Ezekiel 43:10–27 Commentary by Rabbi Chaim Richman for The Temple Institute, Jerusalem, Israel: „It’s a bird, it’s a plane…“ no, it’s just the Kohen Gadol, ordinary mortal but super-hero, nonetheless, serving G-d in the Holy Temple. With the powers vested in his priestly vestments, the integrity which fills his heart and his unfettered love for his brethren...

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