Sichat Mussar: The qualities of a leader in Israel & defining the characteristic of Tohar Lev
What are the key qualities of a leader in Israel? Rav Moshe Feinstein defines the characteristic of Tohar Lev as essential. What message is inherent in the paradox of the Para Aduma? How does the contradiction in the mechanics of the Para reflect the paradox of Midos? Why are both humility & pride positive and negative? In this shmooze we will investigate the writings of both the Mussar greats as well as the giants of Chassidus on the question of how to use the midos that we have in the right ways.