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The Buddhist Monk Who Put On Tefilin

The Buddhist Monk Who Put On Tefilin

Sunday September 6th, 2020

A father told his son’s story to Torah-Box. It proves once again how the Jewish soul is connected to the Creator of the world, even in the most extreme and...

Who Is the Giant of a Generation, the Gadol Hador?

Who Is the Giant of a Generation, the Gadol Hador?

Rav Emmanuel BOUKOBZA

The concept of Gadol Hador is neither a modern nor innovative idea. This honorable title dates to the first Jew who appeared in the annals of history. The Gadol Hador or...

Why Don’t I Have a Smartphone??

Why Don’t I Have a Smartphone??

Monday July 20th, 2020

Recently, a message was posted on social media and circulated rapidly. The message consisted of a photo of a poster hanging at the entrance of an American nursery in...

A Jewish Girl, Brutally Torn Away from Her Mother

A Jewish Girl, Brutally Torn Away from Her Mother

Tuesday June 9th, 2020

When a Nazi train carrying Jewish prisoners arrived at a concentration camp near a Polish town, several curious Poles stepped out to watch the Jews disembark. Confused...

The Ephrussi Family Story: Wealth, Assimilation and Annihilation…

The Ephrussi Family Story: Wealth, Assimilation and...

Jocelyne SCEMAMA

A book on the Ephrussi family was published recently. The story describes the lavish lifestyle of Ephrussi family members, scattered around Europe’s largest...

Why Is the Land of Israel Acquired Through Hardship?

Why Is the Land of Israel Acquired Through Hardship?

Sunday May 17th, 2020

Our Sages teach us that the Land of Israel is acquired through hardship.

Superman, Christopher Reeve and … Passover!

Superman, Christopher Reeve and … Passover!

Millions of admirers have known him as the legendary "Iron Man", able to uproot cliffs and lift buildings, but one day Christopher Reeve woke up and found that he was...

A Message from Philippe Petit, the Tightrope Walker

A Message from Philippe Petit, the Tightrope Walker

Tuesday April 21th, 2020

Tens of thousands of Manhattan residents held their breath on a sunny spring morning in 1974. The scene that unfolded before their eyes were unbelievable. They were not...

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