Contact us
Jewish Ethics and Learning

Jewish Ethics and Learning

Mussar

Aya Kremerman on Her Teshuva: ''If Only You Knew…''

Aya Kremerman on Her Teshuva: ''If Only You Knew…''

Aya Kremerman, a former supermodel and Israeli TV presenter who did teshuva, has definitely given up rhinestones and spotlights to return her entire heart to her...

A Lesson on Judaism that Can be Learned From Soccer!

A Lesson on Judaism that Can be Learned From Soccer!

One of the boys who regularly participated in Rav Shalom Schwadron evening class suddenly stopped coming. One day, two days, then three. Rav Shalom was determined to...

The Concept of "Goral"

The Concept of "Goral"

6-minute video class given by Rav Zave RUDMAN.

Our Sages

Baba Saleh's Unconditional Love for Every Jew

Baba Saleh's Unconditional Love for Every Jew

Our Sages - L'équipe TORAH-BOX

Rabbi Mordechai Eliyahu once recounted the following story: "One day, I attended a Seudat Mitzvah with Baba Saleh in Netivot. Among the participants was a man named...

7 Tombs of Tzaddikim to Visit in Israel

7 Tombs of Tzaddikim to Visit in Israel

Who are the Tzaddikim buried in central and southern Israel? What did they do during their lifetime and what are the Segulot associated with their graves after their...

Hilula of the Chazon Ish

Hilula of the Chazon Ish

For the Yahrzeit (anniversary of passing), tonight, of our master the Chazon Ish, the Torah-Box team is delighted to offer you a very brief insight of his life journey....

Teshuva

My Teshuva Is Creating a Problem in My Shalom Bayit

My Teshuva Is Creating a Problem in My Shalom Bayit

Teshuva - Rav Daniel SCEMAMA

Here is the transcript of a telephone conversation following a question asked by David D. (anonymous) to a Torah-Box Rabbi.

A Positive Approach to the New Year

A Positive Approach to the New Year

0-minute video class given by Rav Binyamin BITENSKY.

Torah Learning

The Torah Resides in Those Who "Die" for It

The Torah Resides in Those Who "Die" for It

In the Avot scriptures, Shamai teaches us that studying Torah should be the center of our lives. This is what the Talmud tells us in the "Brachot" exposition (35a):...

Messianic Times

Tzfat: The Quarrel that Delayed the Coming of Mashiach

Tzfat: The Quarrel that Delayed the Coming of Mashiach

The Arizal (Rav Yitzchak Luria Ashkenazi), the most outstanding Kabbalist of all time, lived in a cloister of houses encircling a courtyard in the holy city of Tzfat....

Amanda Todd's Suicide: Humanity Has Reached Rock Bottom

Amanda Todd's Suicide: Humanity Has Reached Rock Bottom

It’s something of a cliché that, following a disaster of sufficiently large scale, people of various faiths start declaring it the end of days. 9/11? The...

Torah & Science

The Explosive Ladybird....

The Explosive Ladybird....

A beetle, with a size of 7 to 10 mm, has a unique explosive device. When the enemy attacks it, a controlled explosion emanates from its body. In its rear part is a pair...

Insects and Their "Radar Jammers"

Insects and Their "Radar Jammers"

Bats detect their prey using ultrasound. The signal hits the surrounding objects, and bounces back to the bat giving it a clear picture of its surroundings and the exact...

Fauna and Flora: Who Created These Billions of Coincidences?

Fauna and Flora: Who Created These Billions of Coincidences?

The fur of the Arctic hare is white in the winter; and its colour is therefore camouflaged with the snow. In the summer, its fur is brown, and it becomes invisible on a...

Speech Laws

The Sword in the Tongue

The Sword in the Tongue

Speech Laws - Rebbetzin Esther JUNGREIS

There is a terrible ordeal from which many of our people suffer. In the Torah, such an affliction is called onas devarim – verbal abuse. While we are all familiar...

Chassidut

What is Mazal?

What is Mazal?

8-minute video class given by Rav Zave RUDMAN.

The Crown of the Torah

The Crown of the Torah

11-minute video class given by Rav Zave RUDMAN.

The Concept of Disagreements

The Concept of Disagreements

17-minute video class given by Rav Zave RUDMAN.

Beit Hamikdash

What Is the Importance of a Beit Hamikdash (Temple)?

What Is the Importance of a Beit Hamikdash (Temple)?

Beit Hamikdash - Rav Yaakov Israel LUGASSY

Question: What is the benefit of a Temple if we have the Torah and the Mitzvot that direct us?

Jewish Thinking

9 Tips for Being Happy With One’s Torah

9 Tips for Being Happy With One’s Torah

Jewish Thinking - L'équipe TORAH-BOX

Rabbi Aharon MiKarlin writes: "There is no explicit mitzvah to be joyful and there is no explicit sin in the Torah regarding one who is sad. However, joy can bring a man...

The Pack of Cookies

The Pack of Cookies

Campaign #4: The Pack of CookiesLessonWhat if he was right?As it is written: Judge your fellow favorably (Avot 1-6)He who judges favorably, G-d will do the same with him...

The Mitzvah of Yibum

The Mitzvah of Yibum

16-minute video class given by Rav Avi GROSSMAN.

Middot

Anger Is the Most Serious of Defects

Anger Is the Most Serious of Defects

"The most serious defect" is what the Ramban (Rabbi Moshe ben Nachman) writes about anger.The nature of anger brings in its wake serious mistakes. When man is dominated...

4 Methods to Overcome Shyness

4 Methods to Overcome Shyness

Shyness is a middah (character trait) which, like many other traits, must be worked on.A shy person is generally afraid of the judgment of others, has a need to conform...

The Neighbor's Mercedes: Stop Being Jealous!

The Neighbor's Mercedes: Stop Being Jealous!

If your neighbor's Mercedes or your friend's trendy iPhone is bothering you…If you feel it's unfortunate that someone else has received such a thing rather than...

Tzniut

A Jewish Woman: Enveloped Like a Sefer Torah

A Jewish Woman: Enveloped Like a Sefer Torah

Tzniut - Myriam H.

Today's society only values a woman's external appearance, thus causing her to concentrate on her exterior facade and overlook her internal value.  In the 21st...

Jewish History

Who Are "the Sages of the Great Assembly"?

Who Are "the Sages of the Great Assembly"?

The Sages of the Great Assembly (Anshei Knesset HaGedolah) have had the merit of being the first to reside in the Land of Israel after the destruction of the first...

Money & Business

Beth Din–Can a First Born Relinquish his Inheritance Rights?

Beth Din–Can a First Born Relinquish his Inheritance...

Money & Business - Rav Reouven COHEN

Here is a concrete legal case handled by the rabbinical courts. We have chosen this example to help you learn, ponder upon and gradually assimilate "Daat Torah", so your...

Beth Din: Last Will and Testament Halachically Incorrect

Beth Din: Last Will and Testament Halachically Incorrect

Here is a concrete legal case handled by the rabbinical courts. We have chosen this example to help you learn, ponder upon and gradually assimilate "Daat Torah", so your...

Help …Forex and the Holiness of Eretz Israel!

Help …Forex and the Holiness of Eretz Israel!

Money & Business - Lea NABET

When Michael emigrated from France to Israel in 2013, it was unexpected that he would fall so low.His BTS of management in his pocket, and not tied down to anyone, he...

Torah-Box.net Account

To access the entire Torah-Box.net website, sign up for free in less than a minute.

Weekly Parsha

Vayeitzei

Candle Lighting Candle Lighting - New York

Friday November 16th, 2018 at 16:19 *
Shabbat ends at 17:20 *
change my location
* Times given as an indication, check the times of your community

Upcoming Holiday

Scroll to top