Sicha Discourse, Rabbi Ari Shishler

Project Likkutei Sichos


An full study of the weekly Sicha from "Likkutei Sichos" geared for a broader audience, presented by Rabbi Ari Shishler.

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272 episodes

Chelek 21, Yisro 01

Jewish unity is much more than national identity or shared ideals.

Feb 03
Chelek 16, Yisro 05

How the holiness of Shabbos impacts the time before and after it.

Feb 02
Chelek 16, Yud Shevat

Two key areas of Judaism we need to strengthen.

Jan 27
Chelek 16, Beshalach 04

Two perspectives on what an Eruv Tavshillin achieves, teaching us two stages of personal spiritual growth.

Jan 26
Chelek 21, Beshalach 01

How to pivot spiritually. A lesson from the Jews and the gold after the splitting of the Sea.

Jan 25
Chelek 16, Bo 03

The Jews needed circumcision to get out of Egypt and a Pesach lamb to get Egypt out of them.

Jan 20
Chelek 16, Voeira 03

Why did Moshe speak to Pharaoh directly but not to the Jews? How to beat your local, or personal tyrant.

Jan 13
Chelek 16, Voeira 04

Should you start a mitzvah you can't finish? A lesson from Aharon and the frogs.

Jan 13
Chelek 16, 24 Teves

The secret power of the physical world- Why the Alter Rebbe addressed lowly souls and simple good deeds before his passing.

Jan 10
Chelek 16, Shemos 04

If you want to know what's wrong with focusing solely on your own spiritual growth, just ask Pharaoh.

Jan 05
Chelek 16, Shemos 03

Two dimensions of Moshe's greatness.

Jan 05
Chelek 15, Vayechi 04

Why Yaakov compares his sons to animals, and the question of enthusiasm v. quality.

Dec 29, 2022
Chelek 15, Vayechi 03

The litmus test of genuine spiritual growth is not to get caught up in your spiritual growth at the expense of others.

Dec 29, 2022
Chelek 15, Teves

A Jew has the power to make ice burn.

Dec 24, 2022
Chelek 15, Vayigash 03

Leadership means caring for every aspect of people's needs. Spiritual leadership empowers us to connect meaningfully with Hashem.

Dec 22, 2022
Chelek 15, Mikeitz 02

What was the catalyst that caused emotion to break through Joseph's austere composure, after he reunited with his brother, Benjamin? A lesson in releasing the power of our soul.

Dec 15, 2022
Chelek 15, Chanukah 02

Shabbos, Chanukah and how the ultimate goal of Judaism is Peace.

Dec 15, 2022
Chelek 15, Vayeishev 03

Is Shechem a place of misfortune? Rashi teaches us that it depends for who.

Dec 08, 2022
Chelek 15, Vayeishev 05

A ring, a cloak and the secret of spiritual synthesis.

Dec 08, 2022
Chelek 36, Shemos 01

Think good! How trust that Hashem will always give us revealed good transforms reality into revealed good.

Dec 05, 2022
Chelek 15, Vayishlach 05

Sometimes you have to take risks to change the world.

Dec 02, 2022
Chelek 15, Vayishlach 04

Barmitzvah: What does it really to be a man?

Dec 01, 2022
Chelek 15, Vayeitzei 04

Judaism can't only be about our own spiritual growth- a lesson from Yaakov.

Nov 27, 2022
Chelek 15, Vayeitzei 03

Our soul is dramatically elevated through the spiritual work we do in our lives- but the ultimate objective is deeper than that.

Nov 24, 2022
Chelek 15, Toldos 03

Three perspectives on why Yitzchak lost his eyesight- and a powerful lesson about not speaking Ill of others.

Nov 17, 2022
Chelek 15, Toldos 04

Why Yitzchak worried about his lifespan- a lesson in the standards we expect of ourselves and of others.

Nov 17, 2022
Chelek 15, Chayei Sarah 03

The power of Shabbos candles.

Nov 10, 2022
Chelek 15, Chayei Sarah 04

How Avraham succeeded in achieving the impossible- bringing Hagar back into the fold.

Nov 10, 2022
Chelek 15, Chof Cheshvan

There's no rest for the... righteous. How we experience Torah and mitzvos in the next world.

Nov 04, 2022
Chelek 15, Vayeira 03

Is there any value in forcing someone to acknowledge G-d?

Nov 03, 2022