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10K Prize For Chassidus Essay

A new contest from the Meaningful Life Center will award $10,000 to an essay which applies a concept or idea in Chassidus. Full Story

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Incredible opportunity
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Incredible opportunity

What a great idea. I hope that the winning essay and runners up will be shared. The glory of this august panel of judges could be further enhanced with the presence of a woman!

Q for rabbi j
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Q for rabbi j

Are former employees of mlc eligible?

Beautiful idea !!
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Beautiful idea !!

Thank you to for making this happen our generation is in desperate need inspiration and direction !

to #1
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to #1

Right an essay about it

my opinion
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my opinion

if it can be submitted anonymously would attract more participants

Gorem Nachas Ruach
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Gorem Nachas Ruach

Finally! A real incentive for young and old alike who koch zich in Ch’sidus. What an amazing opportunity. Chevre, take advantage – your efforts will be rewarded by the nachas ruach this will definitely be gorem for our Rebbe. And if you win… Haray zeh meshuboch.

Calling All Yeshivos & Schools
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Calling All Yeshivos & Schools

Our yeshivos and schools should get on board. Excellent opportunity to get our youth involved and excited about Chassidus. Hats off to you Rabbi J and crew.

totally agree to # 5
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totally agree to # 5

pen names would probably get you many more submissions!

I agree with # 7
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I agree with # 7

Our youth should not only be tought chassidus, but should also practice applying chassidus

Why no women on the board?
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Why no women on the board?

Are women not qualified to judge an essay on Chassidus?

To #10
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To #10

If anything women are more qualified because they are more involved in the practical work of making the home into a dirah for Hashem.

that is amazing
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that is amazing

I am blown away by this idea
let us know how many contestants you have

Women
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Women

Please add a few female judges

Women
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Women

For those that want women judges. Please list your candidates. They should be expert in Eyin Beis and samach vov, lekutei torah and torah or. I know only one that may fit this description.

To #14
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To #14

I disagree that a judge needs to be an expert in eyin beis or samech vov. They do need to know if the essay works in a practical, down to earth way–if it answers to people’s real life concerns. But if you’re worried that there aren’t enough women who are proficient in deep chassidus, then you need to ask yourself why we have this problem. What’s holding us back from educating the women so they can understand samech vov? It certainly was not the Rebbe’s derech to limit the scope of women’s education. He wants women to know all of… Read more »

Sweet!
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Sweet!

woah! This contest is so Swell, so fresh.
Love it love it love it!

winners
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winners

when will the winners be announced?

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