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Drop Your Mask: Why We Dress Up on Purim Drop Your Mask: Why We Dress Up on Purim

Drop Your Mask: Why We Dress Up on Purim

By making fun of the facades we hide behind, we get in touch with our inner self.

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What Do We Need to be Happy?
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What Do We Need to be Happy?

What Do We Need to be Happy?

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Our natural state is happiness.

Three Secrets of Olympic Champions
Rabbi Benjamin Blech

Three Secrets of Olympic Champions

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The keys to Olympic success are the tools we need to fulfill our potential.

Seven Ways to Build Confidence
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Infographic: Seven Ways to Build Confidence

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Never give up hope in yourself and in what you can achieve.

Carrot, Egg, or Coffee: Growing From Adversity

Carrot, Egg, or Coffee: Growing From Adversity

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When adversity knocks on your door, how do you respond?

Apple to Apples: From Adam & Eve to Steve Jobs
Apple to Apples: From Adam & Eve to Steve Jobs

Apple to Apples: From Adam & Eve to Steve Jobs

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A short, inspiring Tu B’Shvat video.

Gems of Wisdom of the Kotzker Rebbe

Gems of Wisdom of the Kotzker Rebbe

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Nine wise, pithy quotes attributed to the great rabbi.

5 Life-Changing Lessons From the Super Bowl
Rabbi Benjamin Blech

5 Life-Changing Lessons From the Super Bowl

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Because sports are human life in microcosm.

Instructions For Living
Instructions For Living

Instructions For Living

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A short film featuring Rabbi Noah Weinberg's inspirational wisdom.

19 Great Jewish Sayings

19 Great Jewish Sayings

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From the Talmud to David Ben Gurion, a collection of meaningful Jewish quotes.

Taking Control (of What You Can)

Taking Control (of What You Can)

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How to stop being a victim and attain happiness.

PODCAST: Recalculating
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PODCAST: Recalculating

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Rabbi Menachem Nissel explains how we can find our way out of life’s bumpiest roads.

7 Things Happy People Don't Do
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Infographic: 7 Things Happy People Don't Do

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How happy are you?

Ego Is Our Enemy
Ego Is Our Enemy

Ego Is Our Enemy

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Learning to bring forth your music as part of the symphony.

Living with Courage

Living with Courage

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Alan Lock was going blind. Here’s how he fought to get through the darkness.

Five Ideas for Life

Five Ideas for Life

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Some ideas worth thinking about as we begin our journey into a new calendar year.

Why Resolutions Fail

Why Resolutions Fail

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Real change requires strategic use of self-discipline.

7 Ways to Live Better This Year

7 Ways to Live Better This Year

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Forging a path filled with love, connection, kindness and gratitude.

PODCAST: Improving Self-Esteem in Ourselves and Our Children
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PODCAST: Improving Self-Esteem in Ourselves and Our Children

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Rabbi Aryeh Leib Nivin on how to overcoming low self-esteem at any age.

Three Lessons for Success from Marathon Training

Three Lessons for Success from Marathon Training

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How imagination, habits and getting outside your comfort zone are crucial to growth.

8 Signs You’re Creating a Meaningful Life
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Infographic: 8 Signs You’re Creating a Meaningful Life

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Taste the joy of living with purpose.

Living Life to the Fullest
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Living Life to the Fullest

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Rabbi Leff on how our forefather Jacob tackled life’s challenges.

The Redneck

The Redneck

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I learned a valuable lesson that fretful Friday: it’s best to not judge other people.

Five Ways to Improve Your Emotional Fitness

Five Ways to Improve Your Emotional Fitness

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Practical tips on how to transform your emotions and live a happier life.

Learning To Fall: A Rap Music Video
Learning To Fall: A Rap Music Video

Learning To Fall: A Rap Music Video

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A journey through inspiration and disappointment – in love, art, sports and life.

Thanksgiving Should Not Be Only Once a Year

Thanksgiving Should Not Be Only Once a Year

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Six ways to feel gratitude every day. Try them; they really work!

Jews and Thanksgiving
Rabbi Benjamin Blech

Jews and Thanksgiving

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Why the whole world should be Jewish.

Six Steps to Facing Your Fears

Six Steps to Facing Your Fears

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Because the only way to create a life of growth and significance is by taking risks.

6 Jewish Ways to Respond to Anger

6 Jewish Ways to Respond to Anger

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Practical tools for anger management.

Seven Ways to Make Your Thoughts More Empowering

Seven Ways to Make Your Thoughts More Empowering

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How to bring more positivity and optimism into your day.

Rabbi Twerski on Anger, Rage and Resentment
Rabbi Twerski on Anger, Rage and Resentment

Rabbi Twerski on Anger, Rage and Resentment

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Learning how to control your temper.

The 6 High Performance Habits that Make People Extraordinary

The 6 High Performance Habits that Make People Extraordinary

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All successful people share six common, consistent habits regardless of their area of expertise. Everyone can emulate them.

At Home in Jerusalem Podcast: Serenity in the Face of Stress and Disappointment
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At Home in Jerusalem Podcast: Serenity in the Face of Stress and Disappointment

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Rabbi Aryeh Leib Nivin on overcoming life’s missed opportunities and upheavals.

Cheshvan: Turning the Bitter into Greatness
Cheshvan: Turning the Bitter into Greatness

Cheshvan: Turning the Bitter into Greatness

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The spiritual growth we’ve harnessed this past month is available throughout the year.

Six Jewish Strategies for Spiritual Growth
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Infographic: Six Jewish Strategies for Spiritual Growth

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A daily regimen for building your spiritual muscles.

The Seven Heroes of Sukkot
Rabbi Benjamin Blech

The Seven Heroes of Sukkot

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Why Jews invite these biblical heroes to the sukkah each night.

A Shelter of Belonging: How the Sukkah Can Connect Us to Each Other

A Shelter of Belonging: How the Sukkah Can Connect Us to Each Other

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Open to the stars, we are able to see beyond the walls that divide.

The Secret to a Guilt-free Yom Kippur
The Secret to a Guilt-free Yom Kippur

The Secret to a Guilt-free Yom Kippur

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Understanding the crucial difference between negative guilt and constructive regret.

5 Ways to Achieve Real Change

5 Ways to Achieve Real Change

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How to nudge yourself into accomplishing your goals.

The Five Ways We Mess Up an Apology

The Five Ways We Mess Up an Apology

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How to ask for forgiveness the right way.

Make Resolutions, Not Wishes

Make Resolutions, Not Wishes

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A practical guide to real change.

Infusing Repentance with Mindfulness, Compassion and Self-Love

Infusing Repentance with Mindfulness, Compassion and Self-Love

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Creating the conducive environment to grow, heal and make amends.

Middot Series #12: Spiritual Accounting: Putting it into Practice
Character Development

Middot Series #12: Spiritual Accounting: Putting it into Practice

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Harvey S. Hecker Character Development Series: A system for constant self-assessment is essential for real change.

8 Things I’m Letting Go before Rosh Hashanah

8 Things I’m Letting Go before Rosh Hashanah

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Because we can’t start anew until we stop what we’re doing.

Seven Affirmations for a Peaceful Year

Seven Affirmations for a Peaceful Year

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How to avoid the painful arguments and hurtful remarks that harm our relationships.

Spiritual Deficiency Syndrome and What You Can Do About It

Spiritual Deficiency Syndrome and What You Can Do About It

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Take this important annual spiritual checkup before Rosh Hashanah.

Sliver by Sliver: Rosh Hashanah, Weight Loss and the Path to Real Change

Sliver by Sliver: Rosh Hashanah, Weight Loss and the Path to Real Change

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Greatness comes through the tough, little actions we make every day.

Taylor Swift’s New Song as a Jewish Guide to Forgiveness
Moral of the Story

Taylor Swift’s New Song as a Jewish Guide to Forgiveness

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Look what you made me do and three other common obstacles to forgiveness.

A Short Guide to a New Head

A Short Guide to a New Head

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Three ways to lift out of the confusion and feel closer to God.

Make Your Bed: Change Your Life and Maybe the World

Make Your Bed: Change Your Life and Maybe the World

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9 lessons from Admiral McRaven’s best-selling book.