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Jewish History Uncensored

Dec 16, 2021

 In this episode there is more response about the Yeshiva Curriculum issues. 

 We look at the very important issue of how to see when a  society looks at an issue as reality. How does this effect us? What can we learn from this phenomenon? 

  We also start looking at Uriel De Costa. De Costa was of Portuguese...


Feb 18, 2021

In this episode we look at the historical identification of Achashveirosh. This issue is deeply connected to the discrepancy between secular history and the Tanachic system regarding the dating of the Destruction of the First Beis Ha-Mikdash. Why is there such a discrepancy? What is each chronological system based on?...


Feb 4, 2021

In this episode we take a close look at the Baal Shem’s Holy Letter. Why did the Baal Shem need assistance from his Rebbe to have such an experience? Why did he think that he saw a harbinger of his death?  What message did the Moshiach give him? Is there full consensus how to understand the message of the Moshiach to...


Jan 21, 2021

In this episode we look at the complexity of the Vilna Gaon’s practical attitude towards the Chassidim. Did the Vilna Gaon’s opposition to Beshtian Chassidus affect the way he would interact with them on a personal level? Are there any Torah precedents that apply to this situation?  We also carefully examine the...


Aug 20, 2020

Rabbi Arnie Wittenstein is a well known Torah scholar, Tanach expert, and Historian. He has lectured in the Mir Yeshiva, Torat Shraga, and and many Shuls internationally.

These podcasts integrate his broad knowledge of many different facets of Torah and History.

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