Sometimes ugly can be the most beautiful thing in the world.
Based on his own life experiences, Rabbi Yom Tov Glaser knows that Judaism can speak to today’s disaffected youth.
Born and raised in Poland, I assumed my mother’s Holocaust burden.
With honesty and candor, the reggae star discusses his spiritual journey and redefining his Jewish identity.
Daniel expected his Star of David tattoo to provoke a physical struggle with others. Instead it provoked a spiritual struggle within himself.
Ten years ago Asael Shabo lost his mother, three siblings and a leg to a terrorist. Now he’s on course to the 2016 Olympics.
Out of the blue, Efryim Shore became paralyzed from the neck down.
The ‘Big Bang Theory’ star speaks frankly about her Jewish identity.
She first met him in the ghettos. Now she had only a few minutes before he’d finally reach her.
One child’s determination and the kindness of a stranger. A true story.
A close student explains why the Jewish world mourns this great rabbi.
How I discovered the keys to social activism in Latin America, Southeast Asia, and Jerusalem.
Cremating my mother was the worst decision I ever made. How could I make it up to her?
Our history as a family was gone. A vanished empire, with only three orphans left to witness that it had ever been.
A past trauma was silently wreaking havoc on my life.
Revisiting the most popular articles and videos of the year.
Living an observant life is beautiful and it needs to be expressed in an atmosphere of love and respect.
I grew up with the four H's: Holy Land, Holocaust, Hebrew and Holidays. But it was the fifth H that changed my life.
This Rosh Hashanah, electrify your life with purpose.
I don’t want to be stereotyped as the girl who lost her dad in 9/11.
Elijah the Prophet showed me what it means to be a Jewish princess.
I'll never forget the day we found out my father had cancer.
Nancy and Howard Kleinberg's love story is nothing short of a miracle.
A Torah scholar who perished in the Holocaust reveals the meaning of spiritual victory to a woman dying from cancer.
Our son nearly died in a car accident. Today we are witnessing the miracle of his recovery.
I have a message for my Korean exchange student, 20 years in the making.
A short Holocaust film, Grand Prize Winner of the Philips "Tell It Your Way" competition.
It was 10 pm when we got the call: "Your son was in a car accident. The situation is very serious. Come to the hospital immediately."
In commemoration of U.S. Memorial Day, a letter from an American Jewish soldier to his parents.
Giving a stranger my kidney was one of my life's most rewarding experiences.
Ric Elias had a front-row seat on Flight 1549, the plane that crash-landed in the Hudson River.
A Super Bowl champion shares inspiration from the Haggadah.
The son of a Jewish woman and an Arab man struggles with his identity. A true story.
I'll never forget the moment I was just a prop used in a larger, cosmic drama.
I felt I was the only Jew in the world. Thanks to Aish.com, now I feel part of this big, Jewish worldwide family.
If it wasn't for Aish.com, Communist Russia would have succeeded in destroying my family's ties to Judaism.
I was no spiritual seeker and wary of drinking the kosher Kool-Aid.
On stage I hid behind my mike stand. Until I discovered the music of my soul.
Before me was a fully sentient person who for four years had been silent, pinned down inside the ruins of her body.