Yisroel & Shloime Engel
Pebbles from heaven
Yisroel & Shloime EngelMar 06, 2014
Dear Tzviling, Thank you for your column. I have a question regarding wealth. I grew up in a home of modest means. I was always taught that wealth can be […]
Avoiding the wedding ‘plotz’
Yisroel & Shloime EngelNov 22, 2013
Dear Tzviling, First, the good news. Mazel Tov! My daughter is engaged to be married. And now, the “bad” news. I’m going meshhuga! [I’m a nervous wreck!] The...
How to meet Elijah the Prophet
Yisroel & Shloime EngelSep 08, 2013
Dear Tzviling, I have read many stories of Elijah the Prophet. I was told that great people actually had the privilege to see him. Tell me, how can I have […]
Yisroel & Shloime EngelAug 15, 2013
Dear Tzviling, What do you think would be better — to go back in time or to see the future? Andy Hampstead, Canada Dear Andy, To quote a favorite saying […]
Mathematics vs. nachas
Yisroel & Shloime EngelAug 08, 2013
Dear Tzviling, My daughter wants to get married and is getting a lot of offers of fine young men. Many friends have told me to make sure to check out […]
What’s the difference?
Yisroel & Shloime EngelJul 25, 2013
Dear Tzviling, I really enjoyed your column discussing the body and soul, but I am still disturbed. As a mechanic, I work on car engines, open their hearts, remove the...
MATZA: Mental Anguish TZviling Alert
Yisroel & Shloime EngelMar 21, 2013
PASSOVER EDITION SECTION C PAGE 11 Dear Tzviling, Help! Passover is around the corner and I dont know where to begin. I know I have to get rid of every […]
Heavenly, and then some
Yisroel & Shloime EngelSep 13, 2012
Dear Tzviling, Why is it customary for Rosh Hashanah to make round challos and shape them like a spiraling ladder? Melanie (Denver)
Meat on Shavuos?
Yisroel & Shloime EngelMay 24, 2012
Dear Tzviling, Why do many people eat dairy on the holiday of Shavuos? Is it okay to eat meat on Shavuos? Molly (sent by e-mail)
Would you put sugar in your gas tank?
Yisroel & Shloime EngelJan 12, 2012
Dear Tzviling, I enjoy your articles, especially the ones about Jewish practice. I am hoping you can help me. My wife wants to keep a kosher home. Thats fine with...