THE MAN WHO HATED THE BAAL SHEM TOV
How should you treat people who hate you? And how should you treat people you are suspicious of? What consequences are there from looking negatively at others?
The answers to these big questions lie in the special Torah portion, Zachor, which we read on the Shabbos before Purim.
In this week’s insight the Baal Shem Tov teaches us some very practical and some very profound lessons regarding how to treat people who hate you, and those you are suspicious of.
A powerful story with the Baal Shem Tov – and his extraordinary interpretation of a rather legal Talmudic ruling – demonstrates how the Baal Shem Tov dealt with a man who hated him.
Discover the “sin of sight,” looking at another with a “bad eye;” the power of doubt in our lives and tools that we can all apply to eradicating any shred of doubt and hate in our psyches.