Hasidut: Nature & the Divine Episode 5

Posted by Rabbi Daniel Raphael Silverstein on January 19, 2021
Topics: Pardes Daily

Pardes Daily – Hasidut: Nature & the Divine

Episode 5

Sources: Bnei Yissascher, Shevat 2:2

Course Description: The Relationship Between Nature and the Divine: With the Hasidic master R’ Tzvi Elimelech Spira of Dinov (1783 – 1841 known as the Bnei Yissascher) as our guide, we will explore the spiritual work of this season, drawing from his insights into this season of inner renewal and preparation for the coming liberation and rebirth of spring. We will also explore the profound spiritual and psychological aspects of the activity that our ancient mystical tradition suggests that we pay attention to this month: eating.

Host: Rabbi Daniel Silverstein
Producer: Rabba Shani Gross
Podcast Editor: Evan Feist

About Rabbi Daniel Raphael Silverstein

Rabbi Daniel Raphael Silverstein recently moved to Jerusalem from Palo Alto, where he was Director of Jewish Life & Learning for Hillel at Stanford University. He received his ordination from Yeshivat Chovevei Torah Rabbinical School after several years of work in Europe & the US in the arts, education, & Muslim-Jewish relations. He is an accredited meditation teacher & regularly leads retreats and classes for partners including Pardes, the Homestead, Or HaLev, and the OU.

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