Monday, August 24, 2009
"Out of Town" Blogging
Sunday, August 23, 2009
RAV KOOK ZT"L - HANESHAMA LACH
Today is the 3rd of Elul, and Rav Avraham Yitzchak HaKohen Kook's 74th yahrzeit.
Enjoy the video below, a special combination of pictures and videos of Rav Kook, and a Carlebach niggun for Elul.
Sunday, August 16, 2009
Lazer [Brody] Beams: The Power of a Niggun
How to Know if a Song is Rooted in Kedusha
Hat Tip: Shirat Devorah
Rebbe Nachman on Music
"When an offering was brought in the Temple, the Levi'im would stand on their designated platform and sing. For extraction of ruach ha'adam [spirit of man] is the main purpose of the offerings, separating the good ruach from the animal ruach. And this is achieved through singing and niggun / melody…"
from Likutei Halachos: The Joy of Eating
Jerusalem Post: Filling his World -- All about Shlomo Katz and his new album.