Speaker: Rabbi Zvi Aryeh Rosenfeld z”l.
00:00 – What is loshon hara (slander)? Revealing the truth when it causes harm to a Jew.
01:22 – Taanis Dibur (refraining from mundane speech) on Rosh HaShanah.
02:28 – “Nachman the Silent”, a close student of Rav Avraham (Kokhav-Lev) Sternhartz z”l, lived in Jerusalem during Rabbi Rosenfeld’s lifetime and maintained a taanis dibur for about 50 years.
04:14 – Realistic applications of Taanis Dibur in our lives today.
05:09 – It’s forbidden to slander Eretz Yisrael (the Land of Israel) because it’s the dwelling place of the Shekhina (Divine Presence of Hashem).