No good deed goes unpunished might be a partial emblem of this week’s Torah portion, Vayera. In this delightful talk by Chaim Kramer, we learn the story of the Torah portion, Vayera, with the perspective of Breslov Chassidut and Rabbi Kramer’s unique take on current values and mores and how the messages of the parsha are relevant to us as individuals, today.
Chaim Kramer is largely responsible for introducing Rebbe Nachman’s teachings to today’s generation. He is a sought-after lecturer on Rebbe Nachman’s teachings by English-speaking congregations around the world. Chaim has been the director of the Breslov Research Institute since its inception in 1979. BRI has been the main publishing-house for translations of classic and contemporary Breslov books. More than 100 titles are currently in print, in English, Hebrew, Russian, Spanish, French, and even Korean. Chaim himself, is the author of “Through Fire and Water”, “Crossing the Narrow Bridge”, “Anatomy of the Soul”, “This Land is My Land”, and many more titles, as well as annotating the entire 15 volume English Edition of Likutei MoHaRan.