Monthly Archives: November 2015

A Brief Note on Dishonouring Honour/Honouring Dishonour – Parsha Vayishlach

Honour is a very amorphous concept whose exercise is often guided by very subjective determinants. In Parsha VaYishluch, the idea of honour; what it is and to whom does it belong, is illustrated by two incidents that stand apart from the … Continue reading

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A Brief Note on Loss – Parsha Chaye Sarah

Abraham is one of the great hero’s of the Torah, a brave warrior, a generous host and uncle, and most importantly a loyal and noble man with complete and absolute faith in God. What He said, he heeded; what he … Continue reading

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