THIS WEEK'S CHASSIDIC/KABBALAH STORY
from R. YERACHMIEL TILLES #1110
(for a free weekly email subscription, click here)

Turnabouts

The driver was a professor...and his passenger a rabbi.

 

[continue reading >>]

 

Reminder:
Both of the Ascent storyteller's books,
"Saturday Night, Full Moon" and
"Festivals of the Full Moon,"
are available for purchase!


Insight of the Week

11 Adar 5779 / Mon., March 18, 2019

"Spiritual Insights for some Purim Mitzvot"
Just as there is not only one way to help another Jew become more aware, so too the gifts to the poor can be either food or money. And just as there are two parts to every Jew, the body and the soul, the mitzvah of giving to the poor must be to two needy Jews.

(Click for full report)

Find out even more about Kabbalah


English Language Events

Check out MyAscent.orgAscent of Safed is designed to be a place for relaxation, reflection, interaction, and spiritual exploration, where you can grow and learn in your own way, at your own pace, in an open atmosphere. You can experience a wide range of learning, volunteer, creative, recreation and other opportunities at Ascent as well as in the Old City of Tzfat.

We can help you create a personalized study plan, you can join one of our weekend or weekday retreats, or you can come to relax and attend study and meditation sessions at your leisure, while staying in our great hostel with its spectacular views.

Please visit MyAscent.org or our Facebook page for full information and to make reservations

Visit:


for the most comprehensive Kosher Kabbalah website around. No experience or background needed.


Now offering a special new
Bar-Mitzvah program:


THIS WEEK'S ESSAY FROM RABBI SHAUL YOSEF LEITER
(for a free weekly email subscription, click here)

Tzav 5779

 

This is what our sages taught (Tanchuma Ekev 2), "Do not sit and weigh (the varying importance) of the commandments of the Torah. The less significant and the most significant are all equal."

[continue reading >>]     


   Donate!   


Recent Additions and Changes

Don't forget to check out What's New on this site. There's always an opportunity to learn more about Kabbalah here.


Kabbalistic Books by Ascent Staff

"Festivals of the Full Moon" (Koren)

If you enjoyed Saturday Night Full Moon", you're sure to want its sequel. Another collection of intriguing Stories of Kabbalah Sages, Chasidic Masters and other Jewish Heroes by Ascent's storymaster, Yerachmiel Tilles.

Available now either online at KabbalaOnline-shop.com or at Ascent of Safed. Read Reviews


"Apples from the Orchard"

OUT OF PRINT; now in its 3rd 4th printing!
Deep mystical insights from the teachings of Rabbi Yitzchak Luria on the Weekly Torah, translated into English by Moshe-Yakov Wisnefsky.

Soon to be available again online
at KabbalaOnline-shop.com
Read a review of this important English Kabbalah book.


"GPS for the Soul"

A summary of lessons conducted at the Ascent Institute in Safed by Nadav Cohen on the first 12 chapters of the Tanya, on its themes, including stories and examples.

Available online at KabbalaOnline-shop.com
Read a review of this book.


Seeking some amazing authentic Kabbala books or other materials?
Check out our online shop.



 


Redesign and implementation - By WEB-ACTION