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Like Solomon Northup, Esther could not reveal her true identity.
Purim is the opportune time to work on piercing through the darkness and strengthen your connection to God.
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A big picture overview capturing the meaning and joy of the holiday.
The only failure is not trying.
November 2, 2009
November 19, 2013 1:15 AM
I am tearing from this video because I can't help to think that if my mother would have taken this message during my teenage years and put all that technology and rushing aside, she would have built a lovely relationship with me. Technology ruins people and families.
October 19, 2012 12:01 AM
THANK YOU! THANK YOU!
I cant express in words how moved i am from this video. i feel my soul screaming out.
it gave over such a clear and most powerful msg in such a short entertaining memorible way. thank you thank for whoever made this. everyone should see this and watch it over once a week, not to forget - it is a beautiful world!
July 29, 2012 7:11 PM
i felt the need to take a deep breath relax and hear the words and music thank u,
December 4, 2011 4:52 PM
This song made me take a deep breath in thanx
November 22, 2011 4:41 PM
I really enjoyed this video. It made me relax and feel so calm!
September 11, 2011 12:06 PM
gods love in his creation
if only man would stop polluting gods wonderful creation
August 30, 2011 6:47 AM
thats exactly what i want to share with my children and grandchildren
thank you so much
August 22, 2011 7:48 AM
universal happiness never lost
worth living in this world.contribute for calmness by enjoying it. really a splendid world.
August 21, 2011 11:11 PM
a relaxing, beautiful song!!!
August 21, 2011 2:50 AM
IIt was a great video.........I felt very relaxed when actually watching it,,,,we need more of this even though we HAVE to watch the actual happenings of of our daily life....thanks alot.
August 20, 2011 3:18 AM
Credit where credit is due
This uplifting video was composed and sung by Sam Glaser. It is a wonderful piece of contemporary Jewish music. More of his music can be heard on his web site, samglaser.com
August 19, 2011 3:21 PM
August 17, 2011 4:45 AM
It really is a beautiful world!!
This was a great start to my day! Thanks!
August 17, 2011 12:08 AM
Definitly worth fighting for
Thank you. Once again you brought tears to my eyes. I love nature, the amazing creatures and phenomena that Hakodosh Boruch Hu has put into our world. We should take the time to thank our creator, not just for the beautiful world He gave us, but for the senses He gave us to enjoy this magnificent gift. Not only can we see, we see in color and depth, not only can we smell, we can identify smells, not only do we feel, we can feel textures and differences. So when you finally do stop to smell the roses, think about how beautifully Our Creator created us, as well.
August 16, 2011 4:55 PM
A really awesome message good for everyone
This is beautiful and inspiring. Everyone needs to see this and respond by taking a little time to reflect and slow down.
August 16, 2011 12:48 PM
the message is the massage!
Yes, It's a Beautiful World!
It seems we need to take time to smell the roses and to be reminded. And reminders like this, are truly Beautiful.
August 16, 2011 12:14 PM
It is a lovely way to spend 2 minutes, 15 seconds. I got all verklempt! Thank you, and Thank G-D that we have this earth to reflect upon in all of it's wonderous Glory, if we just take the time to see, to feel, to smell, and touch, then we are blessed!
August 16, 2011 11:37 AM
Where do you rush to?Stay here with me and just look around.
Dedicated to my Family and best Friends...
March 9, 2011 5:52 AM
love it, so peaceful, shared it on fb i recieved great comments.
February 23, 2011 9:38 PM
It is a BEAUTIFUL WORLD. LOVE IT.
January 18, 2011 4:28 PM
This wonderful video makes it possible for all of us to stengthen the bonds of love, faith and happiness.parnassa in our homes
December 1, 2010 9:10 PM
really beautiful and inspirational together with the lyrics and music always keep listening to it
October 17, 2010 5:13 PM
October 7, 2010 6:35 PM
i love it!! i replay it and replay it as my backround music!!
October 6, 2010 4:07 AM
Sam Glaser has done it again. Beautiful words, beautiful video, very inspirational.
August 30, 2010 5:33 PM
September 25, 2009 3:45 AM
This was such a beautiful and inspiring film. What I really loved about it was how true the message is. People are always rushing today...to where?...for what? Most of them don't even know. People are just so scared to face themselves and to take the time looking deeper then their careers, the money they are making and the vacations that they take. The cycle is endless. Were not here forever, so take advantage of all the beauty that G-d has put into His magnificent world...it is here for us to enjoy!
August 30, 2009 4:10 AM
high school senoir
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