11 episodes

Salvador Litvak’s entertaining search for God, wisdom, and the purpose of everything. The Accidental Talmudist podcast features modern-day sages who make ancient teachings relevant to our busy lives. Sal’s guests are storytellers, deep thinkers, and world-class conversationalists.

The Accidental Talmudist Podcast Salvador Litvak

    • Religion & Spirituality
    • 4.0 • 8 Ratings

Salvador Litvak’s entertaining search for God, wisdom, and the purpose of everything. The Accidental Talmudist podcast features modern-day sages who make ancient teachings relevant to our busy lives. Sal’s guests are storytellers, deep thinkers, and world-class conversationalists.

    Rabbi Abraham Cooper: Fighting for Freedom and Tolerance

    Rabbi Abraham Cooper: Fighting for Freedom and Tolerance

    Rabbi Cooper, director of the Simon Wiesenthal Center, talks about rescuing Jews from the Soviet Union, promoting peace around the world, and why Jewish pride is vital in tough times. 
     

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    • 55 min
    Alan Dershowitz: Comparing Talmudic And U.S. Law in Capital Cases

    Alan Dershowitz: Comparing Talmudic And U.S. Law in Capital Cases

    Studying the law of capital cases in the Talmud and American jurisprudence with trial attorney, best-selling author and Harvard Law Professor Alan Dershowitz.


     

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    • 1 hr 8 min
    Rabbi Reuven Wolf: Who Is The Jewish Messiah and When Is He Coming?

    Rabbi Reuven Wolf: Who Is The Jewish Messiah and When Is He Coming?

    Rabbi Reuven Wolf of Maayon Yisroel Chassidic Center, takes us deep into Jewish mysticism as Sal and his rabbi explore some tough questions: Why does God hide? What does Messiah mean within Judaism? What do all Jews have in common? What is the role of non-Jews in the World to Come?


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    • 1 hr 29 min
    Nas Daily: I Made 1000 Videos in 1000 Days and Received 6 Billion Views

    Nas Daily: I Made 1000 Videos in 1000 Days and Received 6 Billion Views

    Nas Yassin is an Arab Israeli who scored a full scholarship to Harvard and started Nas Daily, a wildly successful Facebook page with 26 million followers, that documents his travels and experiences around the world. Sal and Nas explore the intersection of faith, social media, storytelling, government, Hollywood and interesting characters they’ve known.

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    • 1 hr 6 min
    Shloime Zionce: Hasidic Travel Writer

    Shloime Zionce: Hasidic Travel Writer

    Shloime Zionce, the colorful travel correspondent for Ami Magazine, shares stories about finding kosher food in Afghanistan, explaining tefillin to airport security in Saudi Arabia, and being mistaken for an Israeli spy.

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    • 1 hr 15 min
    Douglas Rushkoff: Is Social Media a Needed Tool or a Slow-Motion Bomb?

    Douglas Rushkoff: Is Social Media a Needed Tool or a Slow-Motion Bomb?

    Cultural commentator Douglas Rushkoff has a unique take on the human condition in the modern world. Technology and culture alienates people from each other, and the central question today is how do we bring the human race together despite the unique challenges of our era. 

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    • 1 hr 8 min

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