But I Haven’t Changed All Year!

4 common thoughts that block change before Rosh Hashanah.

High Intensity Interval Spiritual Training

Orange theory and pushing yourself to grow this time of the year.

Shabbat in Ibiza

Alexandre Elicha, the 43-year-old global style icon, creative director and co-founder of The Kooples, is a proud, Shabbat-observant Jew.

I've Got This!

Debbie Hirsch talks about creative ways we can cope with our daily challenges.

Bob Dylan and Me

A fascinating new book explores Louie Kemp’s 50-year friendship with the music legend.

Message in the Western Wall: A True Story

At the start of the Yom Kippur War, Uri Shachar received an encouraging message from a very unlikely source.

How to Confront Your Mistakes and Try Again

Don’t allow yesterday's mistakes to limit tomorrow's possibilities.

Elul: How to Realistically Change the World

Start by thinking small - and in that way change ourselves and our own world.

Elul: The Secret to Change

When you don’t know where to begin, start here.

One Intermarried Couple's Journey

Larry grew up proud of his Jewish heritage but eating pork and I was a lapsed Roman Catholic.

PODCAST: Well, If You Asked Me…

Rabbi Dovid Orlofsky on the fine art of giving and accepting advice.

Your 10 Responsibilities for Being Human

Judaism mandates that one must take full responsibility for his life. Here is a check list of the ten most fundamental responsibilities.

Adopting Abi, A 6-Year-Old Ethiopian Boy

Adopting Abi was the most challenging thing we've ever done, but at the same time the most significant, life-enhancing and rewarding.

Increasing Your Emotional Intelligence

The 5 critical factors to emotional intelligence.

After Breast Cancer: Time to Sing a New Song

Prayer, love and community helped me through cancer.

The Secret of Six

What every Jew needs to keep constantly in mind.

The 10 Commandments for Personal Growth

My personal reflection on the 10 Commandments as they help navigate life’s trials and challenges.

50 Years Later: Woodstock’s Powerful Lesson of Love and Kindness

My sister and I joined half a million other baby boomers at Yasgur's farm. Little did I know how it would unexpectedly change my life.

Rabbis Can Run

The only thing between who you are now and who you want to be is the pain you are willing to endure.

The Preacher who Taught Me How to Mourn for the Temple

My life-transforming moment in a remote village in Nicaragua.

Seeing God in Tragedy

The doctor called us directly. Something was wrong.

A Magic Trick in Auschwitz

For Werner Reich. magic sparked a crumb of hope during the Holocaust.

Letters from My Great-Grandmother

Inspired by Bubbe Esther’s piety, I ventured to the Ukrainian shtetls where she lived and perished in 1941.

PODCAST: Who Am I to Judge?

Dina Coopersmith talks about our instinct to judge others and how to reframe what irritates us about them.

Word by Word: Rebuilding Together During the 9 Days

From now to Tisha B'Av, let's commit to being careful in how we speak to each other.

How to Build Healthy Self-Esteem

4 approaches that can help to raise self-esteem.

Why Successful People Still Feel Inadequate

Conquering that inner voice that whispers you're not worthy.

FaceApp: What You’ll Look Like 50 Years from Now

No app can really predict what you will look like in 50 years, because you haven’t finished creating it.

PODCAST: Why Are We Here?

Rabbi Yom Tov Glaser on how to maximize our purpose and fulfillment.

Pilates: Don’t Drop the Ball

Sometimes the lightest objects can become unbearable burdens. It's all about how we carry that ball.

Finding God in the Darkness

On display in Har Nof, the unconquerable strength of the Jewish people in the face of their adversaries.

Roger Federer, Tom Brady and the Agony of Defeat

Why the cliché is true: it's not whether you win or lose, it's how you play the game.

When Doctors are Wrong: Lessons from the NICU

"Your baby is very sick." How I got through my life's most difficult challenge.

The Moon: 7 Jewish Facts

The moon is central in Jewish tradition.

The Jewish Artist in Iran's Royal Palace

A talented artist, Raphael Nouril became close to the Shah of Iran. Painting the Lubavitcher Rebbe changed the course of his life.

The Jewish Wife I Never Knew I Had

With the help of Aish.com’s Live Chat, David Cohen's remarkable Jewish journey included surprises no one saw coming.

A Girl Called Estherke

The reward of saving one life. A true story from the Holocaust.

Earthquake: Shaken Up in LA

The earthquake has ended, but the jumble of feelings that it engendered have not.

Does God Love Dogs?

Some Jewish insights on animals.

It’s Not Him, It’s Me

Transform external challenges into internal ones.

The Rage Less Traveled

A terror attack left Kay Wilson with multiple machete wounds. She continues to courageously fight back.

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