Daily Teachings of The Baal Shem Tov – for 19th Kislev, 5773

Daily Teachings of The Baal Shem Tov:

“It was the custom of the Baal Shem Tov to recite the Hashanah supplications immediately after Hallel.”
(Rabbanei Medzhibuzh)

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Daily Teachings of The Baal Shem Tov – for 17th Kislev, 5773

Daily Teachings of The Baal Shem Tov:

“He and his followers did not wear tefillin during the intermediate days of Pesach [Chol HaMoed] , in conformity with the view of the Zohar and many Rishonim.”
(Imrei Pinchas 751; Shiv’chei Baal Shem Tov 6; Shulchan HaTahor, Hilchas Tefillin 31:1, Ze’er Zahav 1)

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Daily Teachings of The Baal Shem Tov – 16th Kislev, 5773

Daily Teachings of The Baal Shem Tov:

“The Baal Shem Tov did not cut his hair for the entire period of sefiras ha’omer until erev Shavuos, following the view of the Ari z l.”
(various Chasidic traditions)

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Daily Teachings of The Baal Shem Tov – 15th Kislev, 5773

Daily Teachings of The Baal Shem Tov:

“If a woman experiences difficulties during childbirth, G-d forbid, her husband should immerse in a mikveh.”
(Sifran Shel Tzaddikim, cited in Sefer Baal Shem Tov, Yisro, 14, note 25)

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Daily Teachings of The Baal Shem Tov – 14th Kislev, 5773

Daily Teachings of The Baal Shem Tov:

“The Baal Shem Tov and the Maggid of Mezeritch were both accustomed to lead the minyan in reciting the blessing and counting the sefiras ha’omer in the synagogue.”
(Koyetz Lubavitch 11, Sichos 20, Kislev 5706)

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Daily Teachings of The Baal Shem Tov – 13th Kislev, 5773

Daily Teachings of The Baal Shem Tov:

“The Baal Shem Tov counted the first night of the omer in the synagogue after the evening prayer service, not after the second seder meal. [However, the Maggid of Mezeritch did so after the seder.]
(Kedushas Aharon-Komama; Beis Rizhin)

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Daily Teachings of The Baal Shem Tov – 10th Kislev, 5773

Daily Teachings of The Baal Shem Tov:

“The Baal Shem Tov once said, If the Jewish people would sanctify themselves with Torah and mitzvos, they would continually hear the voice of G-d speaking as from Mount Sinai.
(Kesser Torah)

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