Monthly Archives: December 2005

Live Art

Which artistic medium is the most profound? a musician: there is no medium that communicates what is beyond the senses like the harmony and pure transcendence of music. a painter:there is no craft that captures the subtleties of spirit and emotion like the inimitable brushstrokes on a canvas. a photographer: there is no form that […]


“Those were among the best years of my life,” Reb Mendel told the dumbfounded reporter. The famous chassid, Rabbi Mendel Futerfas, was being asked by a reporter to describe the years he spent in the harsh Siberian exile colony reserved for enemies of the Soviet regime. He went on to explain how in all his […]