Special Halashon Audio Series
Do your New Year's resolutions include better speech? Listen to some inspirational wisdom...
Introduction to Shmirat Halashon / Guarding One's Speech with Rebbetzin
Rebbetzin Twerski talks about speech as the essence of man, and the
awesome ability we have to use it to destroy or to build (11 minutes).
Rebbetzin Feige Twerski of Milwaukee, Wisconsin lectures
worldwide on a myriad of Judaic subjects. She is a mother of 11 children,
and serves as the Rebbetzin alongside her husband, Rabbi Michel Twerski,
of Congregation Beth Jehudah
of Milwaukee. She also writes an online column
about Jewish family topics.
The Impact of Lashon Hara with Rabbi Zev Leff
Rabbi Leff sheds insight into the teachings of our Sages: How Lashon
Hara inflicts "private" damage upon the speaker, why Miriam's Lashon Hara
was not Lashon Hara, and the power of speech to unify the elements within
man and mankind as a whole (9 minutes).
Rabbi Zev Leff, Rabbi of Moshav
Matityahu and Rosh Yeshiva of Yeshiva Gedola Matisyahu in Israel, teaches
in numerous yeshivot in Israel and lectures throughout Israel and the English-speaking
world. Many of his lectures are available on his web site http://www.rabbileff.net/,
where one may also send in questions and listen to the Rabbi's responses.
He is also the author of Shiurei
Bina - Outlooks & Insights on the Weekly Torah Portion.
How to Improve One's Speech with Rabbi Yitzchak Berkovits
Rabbi Berkovits shares one technique to avoid Lashon Hara
which tops the list of tips and strategies for self-improvement (10 minutes).
Rabbi Yitzchak Berkovits, a renowned expert on Jewish
Law and Philosophy, is dean of the Center
for Jewish Values, a Jerusalem-based organization which advances knowledge
of Hilchos Bein Adom L'Chavero, the Torah's teachings on interpersonal relationships. Rabbi
Berkowitz has spoken on dozens of Bein Adom L'Chavero topics (which are
available on audiotape and CD at firstname.lastname@example.org),
and co-authored Chofetz
Chaim: A Lesson A Day.
All Beginnings Are Hard
Rabbi Berel Wein - 5770
Dealing with the Enemy
Rabbi Mordechai Kamenetzky - 5759
Challal: On Many Levels
Rabbi Pinchas Winston - 5775
The Dawn of a New Adventure
Rabbi Aron Tendler - 5760
The Garden of Eden
Rabbi Berel Wein - 5775
Rabbi Frand on Parshas Bereshis
Rabbi Yissocher Frand - 5770
In Light of Creation
Rabbi Pinchas Winston - 5765
Cherish the Memories
Rabbi Pinchas Avruch - 5764
Why Tell Stories?
Shlomo Katz - 5764
Rabbi Mordechai Kamenetzky - 5760
Reflections, Dissections and Connections
Rabbi Naftali Reich - 5774
What are We, Dirt?
Rabbi Yissocher Frand - 5760
Getting to Know the Yetzer Hara
Rabbi Eliyahu Hoffmann - 5759
Rabbi Berel Wein - 5766
The Final Letters Spell 'Emes'
Rabbi Yissocher Frand - 5773
Shlomo Katz - 5756