Rabbi Yisroel Jungreis

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Rabbi Yisroel Jungreis

Rabbi Yisroel Jungreis takes Torah wisdom to your Business and Office. His weekly classes at The Hineni Heritage Center encompass many subjects including “Ethics of the Fathers”, “The Jewish Holiday cycle” and the meaning behind our traditions and ceremonies.

 

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The backdrop for the giving of the Torah is significant. The Torah was given at Mount Sinai, a lowly mountain, and while logic would dictate that it would have been more... more
Trust and LoyaltyOne of the mitzvos mentioned in this parashah is, “You shall not place a stumbling block before the blind.” This statement is not meant to be taken only literally... more
The Lessons of the Birds If a person spoke lashon hora they would incur a skin disease called Tzoraas which is a combination of the word Motze Rah "one who brings forth evil" The... more
Making TikunIn the opening verse, “Vayakhel Moshe – Moshe assembled,” Moshe gathers the entire congregation of the Jewish people. The word “Vayakhel” gives us pause. Usually the... more
Take Nothing for GrantedAs Moses came down from Mt. Sinai and beheld the people dancing around the Golden Calf, he took the two tablets on which the Ten Commandments were engraved... more
Ta’anis EstherTa'anis Esther - The Fast of Esther is Thursday, March 9Fast begins 5:06am and concludes 6:38pm (times are for NYC)It says in the holy book Kav Hayshar any person... more
When the month of Adar arrives we increase our joy. On Purim everyone is required to send no less than two gifts of food to one another “Shalach Manos Ish Liraihu" the more gifts... more
A stone is strong but iron can break it. Iron is strong but fire can soften it. Fire is strong but water extinguishes it. Water is strong but clouds carry it. Clouds are strong ... more
Do You Feel The Pain Of Your Brethren?A Lesson from Our Father upon His 21st YahrzeitAnd Pharaoh rose up at midnight… (Exodus 12:30)Regarding this passage, Rashi, whose... more
The Significance of Your Hebrew Name Our sages teach us, in the merit that the Jewish nation did not change their Hebrew names they were saved from the Egyptian bondage. The Zohar... more