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As told by
co-founder and first educational
director of Ascent-of-Safed, originator and maintainer of this website, and managing
editor of Kabbala Online. He has hundreds
of published stories in many venues and in (at least) a half dozen languages.
He tells them live in Tsfat (Safed) nearly every week, at his home on Friday evenings
and at Ascent on Saturday nights.
to his weekly email story, join his WhatsApp group for an additional audio
story and video story,and/or to purchase any of his books, see the 3 announcements
Ascent Story Weekly Mailing list is now in its 26th year! It is updated
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on the hard-cover and soft-cover story collections of Y. Tilles, look to
the right of the photo.
join his WhatsApp stories group, see directly below)
books of the
Moon stories" series
available for purchase
in Jewish bookstores internationally,
online on various booksellers' sites
(Google search on "Yerachmiel
Michael Tilles" )
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Audio, Video and Print story each Saturday night!
To Join "TillesTells", or for
more about the group,
"The Nazi's Grandson from Bordeaux"
I noticed a young man standing at the back, looking a little bewildered
and out of place. It turned out he spoke neither Hebrew nor English, but
I managed to communicate with him in broken French.
Connection: In this week's Torah reading, Vayeishev, there are four prophetic
LAST week's Story
"The Straw Lion and the Tailor"
"Why hadn't the Maggid of Mezritch spoken a single word of Torah
to him," the Sassover worried. "All he did was tell me childish
Connection: Yud-Tet Kislev, this Shabbat, is the yahrzeit of Rabbi DovBer,
the Maggid of Mezritch.
NEXT week's Story
The eve of Chanukah in Iran. They had hoped to reach home before the
holiday began, but the sudden storm ruined their plans. They knocked on
the door of a local Muslim house, shaking from cold.
Connection: CHANUKAH (sunset, Thursday, Dec. 7 - sunset, Friday, Dec.