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Tuesday, 15 Tishri, 5782
  |  September 21, 2021

Why a Chossid Wouldn’t Welcome Shabbos Early

Historic Treasures by Rabbi Sholom Ber Schapiro: The chossid R' Avrohom Sender Nemtzov had a special reason why he wouldn't welcome Shabbos early in Long Beach, NY and his vort about the Rosh Hashana Machzor. Video

Why Begin the Day with ‘Veahavta Lereacha Kamocha’

Historic Treasures by Rabbi Sholom Ber Schapiro - in memory of Rabbi Dr. Nissan Mindel's yartzeit on Yud Bais Tammuz: Why we begin davening with saying "Veahavta lereacha kamocha" and announcing the newly released book "Gallery of the Great." Video

How the Rebbe’s Letters Were Written

Historic Treasures by Rabbi Sholom Ber Schapiro - in honor of Gimmel Tammuz: a fascinating review on how the personal and public letters of the Rebbe were written over the years. And the boy who was rejected from school due to tuition. Video

‘Who Was the Greatest Rebbe’

Historic Treasures by Rabbi Sholom Ber Schapiro: a response to a few non Lubavitch viewers who asked questions about the nature of a Rebbe and ‘who was the greatest Rebbe’. Video

The Rebbe’s Letter in Defense of a Shliach

Historic Treasures by Rabbi Sholom Ber Schapiro: the strong worded letter the Rebbe wrote back to a person who complained that the local Chabad Shliach was inactive and unaccomplished, and a letter to the National Council of Young Israel about Shluchim. Video

Before Telling Off Another Person…

Historic Treasures by Rabbi Sholom Ber Schapiro: Comments from the Rebbe to a person who said loshon hara and about how one should be passing musar (rebuke) about another person. Video

3 Tips for Public Speaking From the Rebbes

Historic Treasures by Rabbi Sholom Ber Schapiro: 3 tips for public speakers, the Frierdiker Rebbe's disappointed letter to an editor, and Rabbi Chaim Mordechai Hodakov's letter to a Jewish newspaper about infringement of copyright rights. Video

Why is Bread Dipped Into Salt 3 Times

Historic Treasures by Rabbi Sholom Ber Schapiro: A letter from the Rebbe written in 5727 expounding on the reason the Arizal gave why we dip bread into salt 3 times, and why did the Rebbe write "הוו"ח" on letters. Video

Why Are Pirkei Avos Studied After Pesach

Historic Treasures by Rabbi Sholom Ber Schapiro : Why the doctor asked forgiveness from the Frierdiker Rebbe for treating him, the difference between Nissan and Iyar, and why we learn Pirkei Avos. Video

Why Zoom Isn’t a Real Farbrengen

Historic Treasures by Rabbi Sholom Ber Schapiro: Why a virtual farbrengen isn't a substitute for the real thing, the meaning of the word L'Chaim, when do blessings happen and what the Rebbe say at the last farbrengen. Video

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