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Click to listen: How To Be Unhappy (7min.)
January 19, 2008
November 26, 2012 7:44 PM
I've been struggling with unhappiness since a friend unexpectedly got fired at work. Now I know that there's hope. Shalom. יוסף
January 30, 2008 1:07 PM
Thank you, Rabbi Pliskin!
For this and all your other podcasts, thank you.
January 26, 2008 4:08 PM
Listen to this more than once!
I have listened to this audio more than once and it is funny. Even though the topic is a serious one, the listener gets quite a few chuckles because the listener recognized many of the behavior in himself. I appreciate all of the rabbi's essays.
January 22, 2008 9:29 PM
Thank you for your kindness Rabbi Pliskin
Rabbi PliskinThank you for some great pod-cast until recently I just had a set of your CD's which I play frequently they were worth their weight in gold. I also bought the book conversations with yourself and I have read it and found alot of helpful ideas. May HaShem Bless you and all at Aish
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