Our 250 years ago, a revolutionary movement arose at the center of the Jewish world. With remarkable speed, the Hasidic movement spread throughout Eastrn Europe and White Russia.
Rabbi Adin Steinsaltz talks about Hanukkah and how it was originated. What does Hanukkah celebrate?
This lecture was given by Rabbi Steinsaltz during the Three Weeks, an annual period each summer in which we mourn the destruction of the Beit Hamikdash, the Holy Temple in Jerusalem. Rabbi Steinsaltz challenges his audience to consider its relevance to their lives. He inspires self-reflection regarding one's own life and goals as well as the future, both personal and collective.