"For Torah shall go forth from Zion and the word of G-d from Jerusalem!" (Isaiah 2:3)
www.azamra.org 8 Heshvan 5775 / 1 November 2014

Shalom!!!
Welcome to
AZAMRA
with
Avraham ben Yaakov
2-8 Marcheshvan 5775
26 October-1 November 2014
WEEKLY TORAH PORTION
LECH LECHA
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SHAVUA TOV!
Live Global Interactive Video Hookup
Sunday November 2

Were the Patriarchs Moslem?
How are we to understand the real meaning of the often made assertion that the Biblical patriarchs were "Moslem"?
CLASS TIMES (adjusted for regional clock changes)
Israel: 5:00-6:30 p.m. Lagos, Nigeria: 4:00-5:30 p.m. Britain: 3:00-4:30 p.m. N. America: EST 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. PST 8:00-9:30 a.m. Mumbai, India: 20:30.-22:00 p.m. Sidney, Australia: Mon. 1:00-2:30 a.m. Aukland, New Zealand: Mon. 03:00-4:30 a.m.

HOW TO JOIN THE CLASS
To chat with Avraham ben Yaakov and other class members, log into the AZAMRA INSTANT MESSAGING BEIT MIDRASH. R. Avraham is in the chat from 5:00 p.m. Israel time.
To watch the live video class, you will need a a LIVESTREAM account (free). If you already have an account, just click HERE to watch. The live video begins at 5:30 p.m. Israel time.
Soon after the class, an audio MP3 recording will be available on AZAMRA homepage. You can also watch the archived video on LIVESTREAM

LATEST CLASS VIDEO & AUDIO
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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LISTEN TO AUDIO MP3

• The next SHAVUA TOV hookup will be on Sunday November 2

WEEKLY TORAH READING
Shabbat November 1
LECH LECHA Genesis 12:1-17:27

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KNOW YOUR BIBLE 9th Annual Study Cycle
Schedule October 26-31, 2014
Sun Oct 26 Joshua 13 14
Mon Oct 27 Joshua 15 16
Tues Oct 28 Joshua 17 18
Wed Oct 29 Joshua 19 20
Thurs Oct 30 Joshua 21 22
Fri Oct 31 Joshua
23 24
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TORAH FOUNDATIONS
Daily study of Rambam's Mishneh Torah Law Code
By courtesey 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

READ OF THE WEEK
The Wise Man & His Cure

RECENT CLASSES VIDEO & AUDIO
Saving Civilization in a World Run Amok
Jewish and non-Jewish, all people need to study the Torah as it applies to them.
Posted Sunday October 12, 2014
WATCH VIDEO
LISTEN TO AUDIO MP3

Torah Study: What and How?
Jewish and non-Jewish, all people need to study the Torah as it applies to them.
Posted Sunday October 12, 2014
WATCH VIDEO
LISTEN TO AUDIO MP3

My Temple Under the Sky
Discussing the significance of the coming Festival of Succot, on the personal, national and universal levels.
Posted Sunday October 5, 2014
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LISTEN TO AUDIO MP3

Great song about keeping happy

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DIARY of coming days of note in the Torah calendar and associated observances with current schedule of Azamra classes and study resources.

The Alphabet That Changed the World
Each of the letters of the Hebrew alphabet is also a hand gesture,
making Hebrew a natural universal language.

The Book
Reviews Meru Foundation

SHAVUA TOV! Weekly Sunday live interactive global hookup with Avraham ben Yaakov in Jerusalem. For full details and to join the class, see above

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

MP3 ARCHIVE of music, stories, classes and complete audio courses on Shabbat Observance, the Kabbalah Code of the Torah and the deeper meaning of Torah Law. MP3 Archive

AZAMRA in Portuguese

COMMENTARY on the weekly Torah portions (Five Books of Moses) and chapter-by-chapter explanation of the Prophets and Holy writings (NaCh).

25 Questions and Answers about Kabbalah

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BOOKS FROM
AZAMRA

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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ORDER
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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ORDER

A Call to LIVE

Torah Healing Wisdom
For those facing crisis or illness and for those who care for them
by Avraham Greenbaum
READ ONLINE ORDER

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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