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    Parshat Balak – Blessings and curses, do we really know the difference?

    Mindfully Jewish, episode #1. Blessings and curses, do we really know the difference? a podcast by Janne L. Punski-Hoogervorst, MD Based on a sentence of this week’s Parshat, in which Hashem opens the prophet Balaams eyes: 讜址讬职讙址郑诇 讬职讛止讜指讛謽 讗侄转志注值讬谞值郑讬 讘执诇职注指诐謷 we discuss that how we value our life – count or blessings and our curses – is deeply rooted in the way our mind perceives things. In order to obtain a more positive outlook on life, we have to stop blaming ourselves for things that are outside of our control. However, the Torah teaches us that our lives are NOT solely dependent on fate. So there is an active part…