Category Archives: affirmation

welcome home Mediterranean house Gecko

Tonight i noticed a small transparent yellow lizard in the kitchen cabinet.  I studied Biology and this exact lizard was what i had to identify during my Biology matriculation exam ! Immediate research on the internet revealed that this is quite … Continue reading

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meetings

Ephraim Kishon , the famous satirical writer, tells about life in Hungary and  how he was saved during the holocaust during a program about his life.  First of all he felt Hungarian , won prizes in school for writing, and was surprised … Continue reading

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Billy Joel’s star shines

Deeply touched by an article about Billy Joel’s gesture which highlights the need to REMEMBER where we were and where we do not wish to be anymore; in a dark place of racism and antisemitism that is not where we … Continue reading

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The distant touch-part one and two

Merchak Negia is an Israeli film about the meeting of two very different subcultures in Israel ; ultra orthodox versus Russian new immigrants.  Since there is no English subtitles, there are only Russian subtitles , the film is in Hebrew … Continue reading

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an almost all inclusive holiday online card to all celebrating in cyberland online

  and here is some dark humour for Ivanka Trump  and for all those Donald Trump supporters : And for all those who have been bad this year and for those who celebrate Chanuka  and an addition To the extremists there … Continue reading

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Light or dark:What to focus on ?

“Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.” Martin Luther King, Jr. The question on how to overcome the darkness within and the darkness surrounding us has been … Continue reading

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shining too

Thank you, Rabbi Yitzi Hurwitz!   Despite his debilitating disease, the Rabbi writes a blog every week using his eyes and computer technology to spread the light of learning,  yitzihurwitz.blogspot.com The Rabbi’s  family had  found the song he had recorded on … Continue reading

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