In this episode we speak to Rav Nachman Kahana about the Parsha and the state of world Jewry.
Is Israel going to a fourth round of elections? Malkah Fleisher joins Yishai to figure it out! Get ready for Hannukkah and a potential lockdown, rejecting Esav's kiss, and reading listener emails! Then, Rabbi Yishai and Rav Mike Feuer tackle the the inner struggle between Jacob and Israel and the tension between Exile and Redemption as they talk about the Torah portion of VaYishlach.
Natalie starts off describing her winter cold, and the new baseball stadium being built in her community; Speaks with Nechama Stein, 19 year old in Wisconsin, starting the aliyah process; Then speaks with Nichoma Ceasar, 35 year old Oleh in Tekoa, who moved to Israel 7 years ago. Both guests found Natalie in a Hebrew "pilot" she is involved with, to help train a new hebrew teacher. Lots of ways to meet new people and make new friends in Israel....
An Iranian Scientist was assassinated in a manner that would make an interesting spy movie
Can any of us alter history or should all outcomes be left to Heaven? Crazy questions for crazy times!
Orly interviews Jonathan Davis from The IDC, Vice President for External Relations and Head of the Raphael Recanati International School, about the challenge of studying under the threat of Corona Virus. Orly also prepares us, and the world to rekindle the light of goodness.
With Obama Out, Trump in, and Biden getting ready to take the reigns again (a'la Obama), chess pieces on the board of the Middle East are moving around. But it's not only two players. We are looking at Israel, Iran, Syria, Russia, Turkey, and the United States. Countries are making new allies, and gearing up against formidable enemies. Where will the pieces fall?
The German Village: Where they spoke Hebrew during the Nazi era.
In this show we speak to Michael Freund of the Shavei Israel Organization about his holy work in bringing the lost tribes home.
Who are Joe Biden's foreign policy appointees and why should Israel be worried them? Tamar speaks with Barry Shaw from www.strategic-israel.org He reveals Biden's appointees' history, their past records, and the potential implication for Israel and the wider world. Barry Shaw says that an administration made up these people will bring dark years for Israel, after 4 years of Trump sunshine.
Join Soul Talk with Rabbi David Aaron and Leora Mandel for a show that may surprise you: Finding The Good In Evil
Also, can Scorecard, Hammer and other CIA-developed tools cause false election results in other countries? What about the Israeli elections which could be coming up soon if the Knesset dissolves over the present budget dispute? Tamar speaks with Dr. Mordechai Ben-Menachem, commentator on mid-east and world issues.
Before any investment or purchase, ask yourself, “What do I value?”
Can moments of despair spur an individual to greatness? In a world beset with near-hysteria and uncertainty, does the story of Yaakov reveal light at the end of the Covid-tunnel?
Natalie speaks with senior citizens who have made aliyah, and discusses their experiences living in Israel. First Rini and Alan Goncher from Kansas City now living in Efrat; then Helen Freedman from Arizona now living in Jerusalem. Listen to their daily activities, their busy schedules, their joy of living in the Holy Land.
Sovereignty over Jerusalem may become a contentious issue under the Beiden administration
Few images are as iconic as Jacob's dream of a ladder connecting Heaven and Earth in Biblical Beit El. Malkah Fleisher joins Yishai to remember their life in the modern Beit El which also called them back to Israel from the Diaspora. Then Rav Mike Feuer joins Rabbi Yishai to help Jacob deal with stones: a monument to a Godly promise, and a monument to an Earthly pact with Laban. Plus: A special song from the Torah portion by famous musician Chaim Dovid!
In this episode we read over a very powerful Dvar Torah on this weeks Torah Portion of V'Yeitzei from Rav Nachman Kahana.
Howie looks at the Satmar Community's' defiance of Covid-19 rules. He asks what happened to the Jewish concept of Shining light onto the Communities?
Orly interviews Benjamin David, head of Kinamon Caterers, a Caterer that also makes thanksgiving for lone solders in Israel. Orly also calls Women of the world to unite!
We are joined this week by Meir Glaser a long time resident of Tzfat who was inspired by Rabbi Shlomo Carlebach. In that style, Meir now gives tours of this amazing holy city through his company Bishvil HaLev (Path of the Heart). Hear about some of the amazing locations and Kabbalistic insights as we give you an audio tour of Tzfat. Soon there will be Virtual Video Tours available through Meir's company for all of you who cannot make it here in person.
Corona and Politics: A closer look at the health of our nation.
in this episode we discuss the Torah Portion and want practical lessons learned can be gleaned from it today about living in the Land.
Are Biden and Trump really 'handled' by the same 'Power Elite'? Tamar's guest, Prof. Francisco Gil-White says it doesn't matter who wins the US elections, because Biden = Trump, and Trump = Biden.' Is this true? Get ready for a HOT under your collar show where Tamar argues with Gil-White about groomed 'Swamp Creatures' in Washington, and who is who. Visit his website at: www.HIRhome.com
Israel chronically misidentifies its enemy.
Jonathan Pollard is the only American who has received a life sentence for passing classified information to an ally of the United States. He did it, because not doing so would have endangered Israel's security by withholding this crucial information - that America was supposed to relay to Israel. Now that he has completed his sentence and parole, he is free to come to Israel. More details in this show. Also, what do we know for certain about the US election aftermath and what don't we know?
Relationships are such a core part of our life. They are the source of the greatest meaning, and often the greatest challenge. Strugge within familial relationships is a challenge that has been going on for thousands of years. The Torah relates the struggles of key figures in our history and much of the strife that our forefathers had to contend with was familial. Relationships between husband and wife, parent and child and inter-sibling dynamics are full of potential conflict. Yet, how can we learn from their struggles to restore harmony within our selves and the relationships that are most important?
What happens when terrific parents have challenging children? Does Heaven play a role? Difficult questions for difficult days . . . . . .
How can you design an investment portfolio to account for uncertainty?
The battle over the birthright continues! First Malkah Fleisher joins Yishai to see if the Abraham Accords are on the right path - or is the dreaded Two State Solution regaining traction? Then, Rav Mike Feuer joins Rabbi Yishai for ringside seats in the epic fight between Jacob and Esav for the blessing in the Torah portion of Toldot.