5779 — Korach: The Poisonous Sting of Arrogance and its Remedy

Posted by Yiscah Smith on June 23, 2019
Topics: Pardes from Jerusalem, Torah, Bamidbar (Numbers), Korach

In this podcast, Yiscah Smith discusses the spiritual malady that Korach’s argumentative personality introduced into the nation of Yisrael, its source and the spiritual practice we need to cultivate to bring healing.

This podcast episode is sponsored by Pardes Seminar alumna Winter 2015 Dr. Julie and Glen Kohl in memory of her beloved in-laws, Lenny and Laurel Kohl z”l.

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Credits
Yiscah Smith – Faculty Host
Larry Kluger – Creative Consultant
Arlene Harel – Production Coordinator
Adam Titcher – Executive Producer

About Yiscah Smith

Yiscah is a Jewish educator, spiritual activist and published author who addresses the spiritual practice of encountering the Divine Presence within, the foundation of authentic living. She employs her personal story of the joys and struggles with her spirituality, gender identity and commitment to authentic living. As one who transitioned from a Chabad man to an observant woman, she exemplifies what it means to carve one’s own path, understanding one’s inner being and cultivating the integrity to remaining faithful to that understanding, unapologetically. As a spiritual trailblazer, while carving her own path, Yiscah encourages, ennobles and empowers others to do the same. Yiscah is adjunct faculty and teaches Jewish spirituality at Pardes and provides as well spiritual guidance to individuals seeking an awareness of the Divine spark within. Yiscah is also a public speaker, both in Israel and abroad. Click here to read more.

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