8 nights, 8 luminaries, 8 sparks to light up your Chanukah, 8 minutes each.
The Sefer HaChinuch lists six constant mitzvot including loving and fearing Hashem. What do these mitzvot demand of us? How do we achieve them?
On the first night of selichot we ask God to listen to our “rina” and tefilla”, what do these 2 terms mean? How does this capture what we should be feeling? Pre-Selichos shiur 5775 by Rabbi Shalom Rosner.