Words of Wisdom Woven From the Weekly Parashah By Shira Smiles (224 Pages)Publisher: Feldheim, 2010
Unravel the Mysteries of Sefer Bereishis With a Beloved Teacher and Lecturer!
Get ready for renowned educator Shira Smiles' debut into the world of quality Jewish literature!
Living in Los Angeles for over a decade, Shira Smiles taught high school girls at Yeshiva University of LA and enthralled audiences of all stripes with weekly lectures in homes and community centers across the city. After making aliyah in 2002, the inspired wife and mother hasn't stopped spreading Torah knowledge. She is now a faculty member in several women's seminaries and a sought-after lecturer in hundreds of greater-Jerusalem venues. Her inimitable style - a blend of passion and deep insight - continues to attract standing-room-only crowds.
In this first book of a projected five book series, Shira Smiles' penetrating parshah lessons have become within reach of every growth-seeking reader! Skillfully written and yet highly readable, Torah Tapestries seamlessly extracts valuable and pertinent life lessons from Sefer Bereishis. Smiles' uses solid Torah sources to explore compelling concepts that carry a profound relevance to our lives and brings her signature charisma and appeal accessible to readers worldwide.
Fascinating and uplifting, Torah Tapestries covers core Torah topics like becoming a giver, overcoming life challenges, actualizing one's marriage and living life to the fullest. This is a book that thinking readers will treasure; with masterfully expressed eternal messages that include practical implications for the here and now, it's an invaluable resource that will change the way readers view Hashem and His Torah.