What Is Mussar?

Mussar is a 1,100 year old Jewish tradition of self-cultivation that provides a pathway to virtue that any individual can follow. In this video, Alan Morinis, Dean of The Mussar Institute, traces the development of Mussar thought and practice and describes the essential features of this tradition of personal self-development, in fulfillment of the injunctions of the Torah and the Jewish vision of what a human being can be.

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