A Muslim, a Hindu, a Christian and an Orthodox Jew Walk into a Bar

A Muslim, a Hindu, a Christian and an Orthodox Jew Walk into a Bar

Well, it wasn’t a bar. But yesterday my daughter Hadas and I found ourselves sitting around a table enjoying the company of 2 headscarved Egyptian Muslims, an Indian Hindu Brahman, and a Filipino Christian man working as a nurse in Saudi Arabia. We had all signed up for the same group tour of Georgia’s wine […]

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Hashem’s Hug

Hashem’s Hug

Hashem’s Hug

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Why the Soldier’s Face was Shining all Succot as told by Rabbi Fischel Schachter

Why the Soldier’s Face was Shining all Succot as told by Rabbi Fischel Schachter

When I heard this, it brought tears to my eyes cause it filled me with such yearning for the intensity of joy when I sit in my own Succah that that Czarist soldier felt so many years ago. It also makes me wonder about the experiences of my own great-great grandfather, Matvei, who was a […]

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Shabbat shalom from Tbilisi!!🇬🇪✡️

Shabbat shalom from Tbilisi!!🇬🇪✡️

Shabbat shalom from Tbilisi!!🇬🇪✡️

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Visiting My Uncle in the ICU by Adi Bitter

Visiting My Uncle in the ICU by Adi Bitter

My uncle has been intubated and sedated in the ICU since last Friday. He does not have a wife or children, and my mother, his only sibling, lives in NY and isn’t able to be here now as she was diagnosed with COVID on Erev Rosh Hashana (and is B”H feeling good.) My brother and […]

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