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Purim Perspective from a Millennial

By: Fanya DoninRaje Manhattan 2018-2019 The Jewish holiday of Purim is quickly approaching, and I honestly couldn’t be more excited. We commemorate how the Jewish nation was saved from the wicked Haman who had planned to kill us all. And growing up, I always found the best part of the story to be that the…

Purim- Analysis of Haman’s Ten Sons

By: Danielle Ostrovsky Raje Manhattan 2018-2019 When one opens up any book of historical significance, one is not only putting him or herself in the context of a basic plotline; rather, one is immersing him or herself in the many layers and secrets that is contained within the period of time. One book that not…

Exodus: Soviet Jewry and a Revival of Jewish Identity

During Passover, we read these words from “Exodus:” “In days to come when your son asks you ‘What does this mean?’ Say to him, ‘With a mighty hand the Lord brought us out of Egypt, out of the land of slavery (13:14).” As a student in yeshivah (Jewish day school), I found these biblical words…

Bella Abramovna and the Jewish People’s University

By Dr. Yvette Alt Miller When Bella Abramovna, a young Jewish girl in the Soviet Union, was six, someone gave her a middle school math book. It was a huge volume with thousands of mathematical problems. Bella had solved them all within a month. Bella lived with her mother in World War II-era Moscow. When…


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Inner Circle: Master Your Mind Part 2

Rabbi Doniel Katz returns for the Inner Circle, the follow up to his monumental class “Mastering Your Mind, An Ancient Technique That Will Radically Increase Your Capacity for Concentration, Motivation, & Emotional Control”. Join us on Wednesday the 13th of March for a deep dive into this life changing wisdom. A select, intimate, group will…

The Mystery of Free Will with Rabbi Dr Akiva Tatz

Do we have free will, or are our actions pre-determined by scientific laws? How do we exercise free will? What is the extent of our free will? Find out with Rabbi Dr Akiva Tatz* *Rabbi Dr. Akiva Tatz is a South African born physician, author and lecturer. He studied medicine in Johannesburg with elective work…