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Making Sense of Our Senses

Yisrael Rutman

We are used to thinking of five senses: sight, hearing, touch, taste, and smell. But these aren’t the only ways in which we relate to the world around us. Scientists are studying a number of other “senses.” This week we’ll try to make sense of them all for you.

 

A Sense of Pride

Ruchama Schnaidman

Here’s a rule. When a teacher says “Finish your Navi review sheets and then I have an exciting announcement for you,” don’t jump for joy and rush to finish your sheet. Not always does the same announcement give equal excitement for a teacher and a student.

 

Zoom In

Surela

Join us for an eye-opening journey inspired by the teachings of Rav Avigdor Miller ztz”l, revered rosh yeshivah of Beis Yisrael Torah Center in Brooklyn, New York. Rav Avigdor Miller passionately taught his many talmidim to recognize and appreciate the chesed Hashem put in every facet of This World. This mitzvah has the power to transform our avodas Hashem and to change our perspective on life.



 
Hidden Power
Yonoson Rosenblum One never knows the power of his or her mitzvos
Can You Tell a Phony?
Eytan Kobre “You’re not using the phone; the phone is using you”
Grief and Gratitude
Yisroel Besser The deepest, most sophisticated truth in the world
Nobody's Perfect
Alexandra Fleksher With the gift of maturity, we learn to accept
Colossal Humility
Rabbi Ron Yitzchok Eisenman The last words I ever heard from my rebbi
Ready and Waiting
Baruch S. Fertel, MD, MPA, FACEP Why does everything take so long in the ER?
Bless You!
Faigy Peritzman Blessings don't create anything new in the natural world
Ready, Set, Succeed!
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Ensure success with explicit, doable instructions
The Radiance of Surrender
Mrs Shani Mendlowitz Honest admission reveals your inner radiance