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Knowledge on the Deeper Side

Intown Jewish Academy
500 episodes
The Intown Jewish Academy takes pride in offering innovative, inclusive, and impactful educational programs to all. People from a diverse spectrum of life find the Academy to be a warm and non-judgmental community in which to experience the richness and authenticity of Jewish learning and heritage. ~ Support our work! http://intownjewishacademy.org/donate

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Overcoming Folly - 16 - The Kabbalah of Investing

Overcoming Folly - Part 16 "The Kabbalah of Investing" With Rabbi Ari Sollish (Recorded live at the Intown Jewish Academy on May 9, 2021) Etched on the glass bottles of yesteryear were the words "No Deposit, No Return." The meaning was that if you wanted your bottle deposit back, you had to return…

Torah Studies 5781 - 27 - Emor (Shabbat: A Day of Rest?)

Shabbat: A Day of Rest? Reimagining the Essence of Shabbat With Rabbi Ari Sollish (Recorded live at the Intown Jewish Academy on April 28, 2021) It’s a classic question: What does it mean that G-d “rested” on the seventh day? Was He tired? Discover the true core of what Shabbat is all about—and th…

Daily Power Parsha 4.30.21 (Emor)

Daily Power Parsha 4.30.21 (Emor) A Quick Daily Dose of Torah Inspiration With Rabbi Ari Sollish Recorded live on April 30, 2021

Daily Power Parsha 4.28.21 (Emor)

Daily Power Parsha 4.28.21 (Emor) A Quick Daily Dose of Torah Inspiration With Rabbi Ari Sollish Recorded live on April 28, 2021

This Can Happen - Lesson 2

This Can Happen - Lesson 2 "Who needs a redemption?" With Rabbi Ari Sollish (Recorded live in Atlanta on April 27, 2021) Though it will solve every speck of ill in the world, the idea of Redemption is not a response to strife. Rather, it's an independent and foundational tenet of Jewish belief. Wh…

Daily Power Parsha 4.27.21 (Emor)

Daily Power Parsha 4.27.21 (Emor) A Quick Daily Dose of Torah Inspiration With Rabbi Ari Sollish Recorded live on April 27, 2021

Daily Power Parsha 4.26.21 (Emor)

Daily Power Parsha 4.26.21 (Emor) A Quick Daily Dose of Torah Inspiration With Rabbi Ari Sollish Recorded live on April 26, 2021

Overcoming Folly - 15 - When the Moon Complained

Overcoming Folly - Part 15 "When the Moon Complained" With Rabbi Ari Sollish (Recorded live at the Intown Jewish Academy on April 25, 2021) Once upon a time, the moon was big and bright. In fact, it was as big and bright as the sun. It shone of its own light, and it ruled in the sky. But the moon…

Think Different - Lesson 29

Think Different - Lesson 29 The Life-Changing Wisdom of Tanya With Rabbi Ari Sollish (Recorded live in Atlanta on April 22, 2021) The book of Tanya is the single most transformative Jewish spiritual text written in the last three centuries. It has helped countless individuals access their deepest …

Daily Power Parsha 4.23.21 (Acharei-Kedoshim)

Daily Power Parsha 4.23.21 (Acharei-Kedoshim) A Quick Daily Dose of Torah Inspiration With Rabbi Ari Sollish Recorded live on April 23, 2021

Torah Studies 5781 - 26 - Acharei-Kedoshim (The Joy of Family)

The Joy of Family Judaism’s Overemphasis on Raising the Next Generation With Rabbi Ari Sollish (Recorded live at the Intown Jewish Academy on April 21, 2021) Parenting is arguably the most and least rewarding job on the planet. It’s tremendous work, but yields immeasurable joy. Judaism has always …

Daily Power Parsha 4.21.21 (Acharei-Kedoshim)

Daily Power Parsha 4.21.21 (Acharei-Kedoshim) A Quick Daily Dose of Torah Inspiration With Rabbi Ari Sollish Recorded live on April 21, 2021

Daily Power Parsha 4.20.21 (Acharei-Kedoshim)

Daily Power Parsha 4.20.21 (Acharei-Kedoshim) A Quick Daily Dose of Torah Inspiration With Rabbi Ari Sollish Recorded live on April 20, 2021

Daily Power Parsha 4.19.21 (Acharei-Kedoshim)

Daily Power Parsha 4.19.21 (Acharei-Kedoshim) A Quick Daily Dose of Torah Inspiration With Rabbi Ari Sollish Recorded live on April 19, 2021

This Can Happen - Lesson 1

This Can Happen - Lesson 1 "Start With the Science" With Rabbi Ari Sollish (Recorded live in Atlanta on April 20, 2021) In a society marked by chaos and discord, it's hard to believe our world is actually better than it's ever been. Let's dive into the data of what's wrong - and what's right - wit…

Overcoming Folly - 14 - Thirsty Light

Overcoming Folly - Part 14 "Thirsty Light" With Rabbi Ari Sollish (Recorded live at the Intown Jewish Academy on April 18, 2021) According to Kabbalah, the Shechinah is thirsty. The Shechinah is the Divine light that is tasked with projecting the created universe into being. That light's journey…

Think Different - Lesson 28

Think Different - Lesson 28 The Life-Changing Wisdom of Tanya With Rabbi Ari Sollish (Recorded live in Atlanta on April 15, 2021) The book of Tanya is the single most transformative Jewish spiritual text written in the last three centuries. It has helped countless individuals access their deepest …

Daily Power Parsha 4.16.21 (Tazria-Metzora)

Daily Power Parsha 4.16.21 (Tazria-Metzora) A Quick Daily Dose of Torah Inspiration With Rabbi Ari Sollish Recorded live on April 16, 2021

Daily Power Parsha 4.14.21 (Tazria-Metzora)

Daily Power Parsha 4.14.21 (Tazria-Metzora) A Quick Daily Dose of Torah Inspiration With Rabbi Ari Sollish Recorded live on April 14, 2021

Daily Power Parsha 4.13.21 (Tazria-Metzora)

Daily Power Parsha 4.13.21 (Tazria-Metzora) A Quick Daily Dose of Torah Inspiration With Rabbi Ari Sollish Recorded live on April 13, 2021

Torah Studies 5781 - 25 - Tazria - Metzora (The Road Ahead Is Right in Front of You. Just Take...)

The Road Ahead Is Right in Front of You. Just Take the First Step An Effective Piecemeal Approach to Progress With Rabbi Ari Sollish (Recorded live at the Intown Jewish Academy on April 14, 2021) The story of sacrificial scents wafting in the air inspiring Jews to do a radical mitzvah in the middl…

Daily Power Parsha 4.15.21 (Tazria-Metzora)

Daily Power Parsha 4.15.21 (Tazria-Metzora) A Quick Daily Dose of Torah Inspiration With Rabbi Ari Sollish Recorded live on April 15, 2021

Code to Joy - Lesson 6 - Judging Ourselves? Yes!

Lesson 6 - Judging Ourselves? Yes! Perfectly Happy Being Imperfect With Mrs. Dena Schusterman (Recorded live at the Intown Jewish Academy on March 15, 2021) It’s a question that has launched a thousand self-help seminars, a riddle that has perplexed multitudes, a mystery that enthralled the ancien…

Daily Power Parsha 4.12.21 (Tazria-Metzora)

Daily Power Parsha 4.12.21 (Tazria-Metzora) A Quick Daily Dose of Torah Inspiration With Rabbi Ari Sollish Recorded live on April 12, 2021

IJA's Jewish Book Club - The Dovekeepers by Alice Hoffman

Jewish Book Club A Monthly Discussion Group for Fans of Great Jewish Writing Led by Ariela Rich (Recorded live in Atlanta on April 11, 2021) The Dovekeepers by Alice Hoffman IJA’s Jewish Book Club features the most captivating and exhilarating new Jewish literature. Join the club and take part in…

Overcoming Folly - 13 - Why Evil Prospers

Overcoming Folly - Part 13 "Why Evil Prospers" With Rabbi Ari Sollish (Recorded live at the Intown Jewish Academy on April 11, 2021) Among the great philosophical questions people ask is why do good people suffer? And while that is certainly a discussion-worthy topic, so is the flip side of the co…

Torah Studies 5781 - 24 - Shemini (Can We Pick and Choose in Judaism?)

Can We Pick and Choose in Judaism? Learning to Love the Entire Package With Rabbi Ari Sollish (Recorded live at the Intown Jewish Academy on April 7, 2021) Does every part of Judaism excite you the same way? A tragic death during the most joyous of times in the desert clues us in as to how we ough…

Torah Studies 5781 - 23 - Pesach (The Freedom to Be You)

The Freedom to Be You Breaking Free from the Confusion of Egypt to the Clarity of Purpose With Rabbi Ari Sollish (Recorded live at the Intown Jewish Academy on March 24, 2021) Fewer things can be as constricting, crushing, and stifling than waking up in the morning and not being able to answer why…

Daily Power Parsha 4.6.21 (Shemini)

Daily Power Parsha 4.6.21 (Shemini) A Quick Daily Dose of Torah Inspiration With Rabbi Ari Sollish Recorded live on April 6, 2021

Daily Power Parsha 3.24.21 (Tzav)

Daily Power Parsha 3.24.21 (Tzav) A Quick Daily Dose of Torah Inspiration With Rabbi Ari Sollish Recorded live on March 24, 2021