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www.azamra.org 26 Kislev 5775 / 18 December 2014

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Hanukah 5775, December 16-24

Dear friends

As we stand on the threshold of the Festival of Lights, I wish you, your loved ones and all the House of Israel
A HAPPY HANUKAH!!!

Avraham ben Yaakov

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Light Up The Darkness

Chanukah's vital message to a world darkened by neo-paganism, barbarianism and social & cultural breakdown

Posted Sunday December 14, 2014

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The next SHAVUA TOV Live Interactive Video Hookup will be on Sunday December 28

WEEKLY TORAH READING
Shabbat December 20
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Genesis 41:1-44:17

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KNOW YOUR BIBLE 9th Annual Study Cycle
Schedule November 23-28, 2014
Sun Dec 14 II Samuel 21 22
Mon Dec 15 II Samuel 23 24
Tues Dec 16 I Kings 1 2
Wed Dec 17 I Kings 3 4

Thurs Dec 18 I Kings 5 6
Fri Dec 19 I Kings
7 8
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READ OF THE WEEK
Secrets of the Temple Services

VIDEO CLASS
The Captive Child
Depth discussion of halachic perspectives on the captured Souls of Israel and their relevance in our time.

Given at Netiv.net, Houston TX on November 12, 2014

TORAH FOUNDATIONS
Daily study of Rambam's Mishneh Torah Law Code
By courtesy of Chabad.org
1 chapter a day
3 chapters a day
Corresponding commandments from Sefer HaMitzvot
The entire Mishneh Torah is available in English online here.
TWO MUST READ BASIC TEXTS
by the saintly kabbalah genius, Rabbi Moshe Chaim Luzzatto
("RaMChaL", 1707-47):
The Way of God The classic exposition of the fundamentals of Torah belief
Path of the Just The classic practical guide to the Torah path of self-perfection

Great song about keeping happy

OTHER RECENT CLASSES VIDEO & AUDIO

Dreams and Squabbles
Joseph's dreams aroused nothing but antagonism in his brothers, but were eventually fulfilled, giving courage to all who endure persecution for fighting for truth.

Posted Sunday December 7 2014

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What a homecoming!
Jacob's return to the Promised Land was accompanied by every trouble imaginable from his enemies and within his own family. What can this teach the Souls of Israel returning home today?
Posted Sunday November 30, 2014
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Were the Patriarchs Moslem?
How are we to understand the real meaning of the frequently heard assertion that the Biblical patriarchs were "Moslem"?
Posted Sunday November 2, 2014
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Abraham's Certificate of Conversion
There was not even one Jewish conversion board in Abraham's time, let alone dozens of different varieties, orthodox, conservative, reform, reconstructionist, messianic... With countless souls across the world awakening to the call of the Torah, it is time to re-examine "Who is a Jew?"
Posted Sunday October 26, 2014
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The Alphabet That Changed the World
Each of the letters of the Hebrew alphabet is also a hand gesture,
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The Book
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8 ways to make the world happier

TORAH FOR THE NATIONS Teachings, commentary, articles, prayers and songs for people of all backgrounds and beliefs. More

Empowerment through Good Points, by Rabbi Nachman

LETTER FROM JERUSALEM Avraham ben Yaakov's blog of Torah insights, inspiration and empowerment, with perspectives on current events. More

A Clear Head

FREE ONLINE BOOKS, articles and other resources on Self-help & Spiritual Growth, Health & Healing, Earth & Environment, Kabbalah and Mysticism. More

Barmitzva is for LIFE

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AZAMRA in Portuguese

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25 Questions and Answers about Kabbalah

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BOOKS FROM
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Secrets of the
Future Temple


Inner meaning and purpose of the Future Temple by towering mystical genius Rabbi Moshe Chaim Luzzato
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The Essential
Rabbi Nachman

Comprehensive treasury of his inspirational sayings, teachings, parables and stories
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Under the Table
& How to Get Up


Jewish pathways of spiritual growth based on the story of the Turkey-Prince
by Avraham Greenbaum
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The Wings of
the Sun

Study of traditional Jewish healing in the TaNaKh, Talmud, Kabbalah and Chassidut
by Avraham Greenbaum
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A Call to LIVE

Torah Healing Wisdom
For those facing crisis or illness and for those who care for them
by Avraham Greenbaum
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138 Openings
of Wisdom

by Rabbi Moshe
Chaim Luzzatto

Classic exposition of the kabbalistic system of the Zohar and the Tree of Life
Translated by
Avraham Greenbaum
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