14 episodes

There are so many Jewish personalities and big people in the world. They all have a story on how they became who they are today.
Deep, unboundedly interesting, fun and uplifting, Meaningful People Podcast is a weekly opportunity for Nachi & Yaakov to talk to the Jewish world's meaningful people.

Meaningful People Yaakov Langer & Nachi Gordon

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    • 5.0, 299 Ratings

There are so many Jewish personalities and big people in the world. They all have a story on how they became who they are today.
Deep, unboundedly interesting, fun and uplifting, Meaningful People Podcast is a weekly opportunity for Nachi & Yaakov to talk to the Jewish world's meaningful people.

    Rabbi Paysach Krohn

    Rabbi Paysach Krohn

    R' Paysach J. Krohn is known as one of the best story tellers in the world. He is also known as a very popular mohel, author, rabbi, and lecturer on topics related to ethics and spiritual growth. He is the author of the bestselling "Maggid" series of books for ArtScroll, inspired by the stories of Rabbi Sholom Schwadron, who was known as the "Maggid of Jerusalem".

    We got to ask him about his life, favorite stories & so much more.

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    • 1 hr 11 min
    Dovid Bashevkin

    Dovid Bashevkin

    David Bashevkin, also known as @DBashIdeas on Twitter, is known as a deep thinker and for his comedic genius. He is a writer and professor based in New Jersey. He is currently Director of Education of NCSY, an Orthodox Union youth group.

    In 2014, Dovid published a sefer on sin in Jewish thought entitled B’Rogez Rachem Tizkor and recently published an English work entitled Sinˑaˑgogue: Sin and Failure in Jewish Thought).

    Dovid has been rejected from several prestigious fellowships and awards.

    • 1 hr 11 min
    Rabbi Moshe Weinberger

    Rabbi Moshe Weinberger

    As the morah d’asrah of Congregation Aish Koshesh in Woodmere, NY, Rabbi Weinberger has become a pillar in the community and beyond. He has been involved in Jewish outreach for over 30 years having inspired countless Jews. A noted speaker, Rabbi Weinberger’s vast Torah knowledge and passion for yiddishkeit are imparted in all his Shiurim.

    With a genuine soul, it is clear why so many connect with him.

    • 1 hr 3 min
    Zahava Farbman - Trauma Expert

    Zahava Farbman - Trauma Expert

    Traumatic experiences are difficult to get through. In walks, the "traumatologist", Zahava Farbman also known as the associate director of crisis intervention, trauma and bereavement services of Chai Lifeline’s Project Chai. Zahava helps the families of loved ones who suddenly passed away, got kidnapped, got hurt, got sick etc. cope with their situation and crisis they are going through.

    Mrs. Farbman is a mother, a volunteer to Hatzolah & a team leader helping wipe away the tears of Klal Yisroel.

    • 53 min
    Benny Friedman

    Benny Friedman

    Born in Minneapolis, MN to a family of Chabad Shluchim, Benny Friedman began his musical career at the age of 13 singing for locals around the neighborhood. Recognizing the power of music and it’s ability to inspire, he dedicated many hours to vocal training and perfecting his art.

    Since then, he has released many more albums and some of the Jewish music scene’s most popular songs including ‘Ivri Anochi’, ‘Yesh Tikvah’, and ‘Charasho’.

    • 1 hr 7 min
    Rabbi Chaim Zvi Senter

    Rabbi Chaim Zvi Senter

    Growing up in Teaneck, NJ, Rabbi Senter's parents raised him to develop a deep love and yearning for knowledge and Torah.

    In 2006, Rabbi Chaim Zvi Senter founded Yeshivas Aderes Hatorah in Israel, on the philosophy that "every talmid with a desire to excel in his learning deserves the attention and support needed to truly do so".

    In this episode, the Rosh Hayeshiva talks about the importance of pushing through the failures and celebrating one's successes.

    • 1 hr 2 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
299 Ratings

299 Ratings

shgtrs ,

Amazing

Love love love listening to all these interviews, hearing such amazing insight, and gaining so much. Keep up the great work guys! Hatzlacha!

Rockawayboy ,

AAA+ Podcast

I finally gave this a try and the first one I listened to was with Rabbi Krohn. This was
One of the most interesting & inspiring hours I can remember.
Thank you.
Yaakov Schreiber

Danny Gokey Rocks1432 ,

Entertaining and fulfilling

These are fascinating to listen to but it’s not just entertainment - you feel like you gained something from every episode

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