Chassidic Stories

The Dilemma

I would like to tell you a story. By now, you have realized that I like to do that from time to…

1000 Ruble Ransom

Yesterday was a significant day on the Jewish calendar for my family. The 12th day of the month of Elul marks the…

The Gorgeous Bird

Rabbi Israel Baal Shem Tov was known to spend many hours engrossed in prayer. The founder of the Chassidic movement would dwell…

How Do You Give?

Shalom Aleichem! The founder of the Chabad-Lubavitch movement, Rabbi Schneur Zalman of Liadi, had many disciples. I like this story about two…