God Has Left The Building

God Has Left The Building

Without Googling, where would you say the world’s largest Passover seder is frequently held? Jerusalem? Florida? Brooklyn? Try Kathmandu, Nepal –  because of all of the Jewish tourists to the East seeking new spiritual experiences. There is a reason why Jeffery Miller became Lama Surya Das, why Dr. Richard Alpert became Ram Dass, and why both the late Adam MCA Yauch of Beastie Boys and Leonard […]

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Treating “Kavanah Deficit Disorder”: Praying With Your Kishkes

Treating “Kavanah Deficit Disorder”: Praying With Your Kishkes

The Fight For Focus The second hand of a clock ticks from the next room. Under normal conditions, I don’t even notice it. It blends into the tapestry that is the noise of midtown. As I attempt to read on in my book, it feels like someone is slowly turning up the volume knob on this incessant ticking. My focus begins to disengage from the […]

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VIDEO: What The Heck Is A Mezuzah?

VIDEO: What The Heck Is A Mezuzah?

What are those little rectangular boxes you see on the door frames of Jewish homes? Are they mezuzahs? Not technically…but…we’ll get to that.  

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VIDEO: Parashat Mikeitz — Rededication

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VIDEO: Parashat Vayeshev — Making The Best of It

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VIDEO: Parashat Vayishlach – The Spiritual Pick & Roll – 5776

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VIDEO: Outside The Box Spirituality

What kind of Jew is Ken? You’re about to find out!

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VIDEO: Parshat Vayeitzei: Looking Beyond — 5776

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Video: The Most Underestimated Commandment

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Parashat Toldot: Nerd Power

I’ll be releasing new D’var Torah videos on the regular!

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