Tag: Churban

Rav Avigdor Miller on The One Minute Mourning

Q: Should I be saying tikun chatzos during this time of the year – the Three Weeks?

Rav Avigdor Miller on A Time For Weeping

Q: How do I take advantage of Tisha B’Av?

Rav Avigdor Miller on Sinas Chinam: Rebelling Against Hashem

Q: How can you explain that sinas chinam is as bad as avodah zara, giluy arayos and shfichas damim? What makes hatred of a fellow Jew so bad that it’s put into the same category as those terrible aveiros?

Rav Avigdor Miller on How to Mourn

Q: How can I mourn for the Beis Hamikdash properly?

Rav Avigdor Miller on The Humble Jew

Q:  I saw in a sefer that the Am Yisroel during the time of the Beis Hamikdash were self-confident warriors. Why did the destruction of the Beis Hamikdash change the Jew to his present humble and weak condition? 

Rav Avigdor Miller on Motzai Tisha B’Av Lessons

Q: The gemara tells us that Rabbi Tzaddok fasted forty years before the Churban Beis Hamikdash in order to try and help avert the coming catastrophe. But doesn’t that mean that was probably a depressed and gloomy tzaddik?