Text: Sichos HaRan (Rebbe Nachman’s Wisdom) – Paragraph 140. A crucial part of emunah (faith in Hashem) is having faith in oneself. Speaker: Rabbi Nasan Maimon.
04:05 – What is katnus d’mochin (diminished or contracted consciousness)?
05:34 – Noam HaSichos, commentary on Sicihos HaRan, quotes the Toldos Yaakov Yosef on Parshas Ekev, Paragraph 4: when it comes to humility, a person needs to take a middle of the road approach – “mida beinonis“.
07:02 – “Even the angels in heaven are being nourished by our Torah and tefilah.”
07:29 – אם תשכבון בין שפתים “Were You to rest between the lips…” (Tehillim/Psalms 68:14).
08:19 – The Second Beis HaMikdash was destroyed because Rabbi Zacharia had too much humility. (Gitten 56)
09:38 – What is true humility?
11:04 – In Likutey Moharan, Torah 61, Paragraph 5, Rebbe Nachman explains that a Torah scholar must have confidence in himself. Sometimes Hashem sends opposition to a tzaddik to develop this self confidence.