{"subcategoryPhotoURL":"https:\/\/cdnyutorah.cachefly.net\/_images\/subcats\/birchat_kohanim.jpg?rev=201805017-2000003816","dataCacheTimeSpan":-1,"topLectures":[{"shiurDateSubmittedText":"Dec 10, 2009","shiurMediaLengthInSeconds":5101.0,"shiurDateSubmitted":"December, 10 2009 16:28:14","shiurMediaLengthIsUpdated":1,"postedInLocations":[],"shiurID":739939,"shiurNeedsToBeEmbed":0,"shiurIsNew":0,"shiurTitle":"Birchas Kohanim (Part 9) - Netilas Yadayim","shiurDateSubmittedUTC":"2009-12-10T16:28","shiurIsFileMissingOnServer":0,"shiurDuration":"1 hr 25 min","shiurDateSubmittedFormatted":"2009-12-10","downloadURL":"https:\/\/download.yutorah.org\/2009\/947\/739939\/birchas-kohanim-part-9-netilas-yadayim.mp3","shiurDateText":"Dec 6, 2009","shiurDateSubmittedText2":"Dec 10, 2009","shiurDataHref":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/sidebar\/getLectureDataJSON.cfm?shiurID=739939","shiurLecturePageURL":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/lectures\/lecture.cfm\/739939\/rabbi-baruch-simon\/birchas-kohanim-part-9-netilas-yadayim\/","postedInLocationsIDList":"","shiurMediaLength":"January, 01 1900 01:25:01","postedInSeries":[],"shiurDateUTC":"2009-12-06T00:00","targetURL":"mms:\/\/media.yutorah.org\/yuriets\/2009\/947\/739939.MP3","dataCacheTimeSpan":-0.020833333333333332,"shiurTeachers":[{"teacherEmail":"melkel124@hotmail.com","teacherPhotoURL_lp":"https:\/\/cdnyutorah.cachefly.net\/_images\/roshei_yeshiva\/baruch_simon_lp.jpg?rev=201805017-2000003816","teacherID":80179,"landingPageURL":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/rabbi-baruch-simon\/","teacherPhotoURL":"https:\/\/cdnyutorah.cachefly.net\/_images\/roshei_yeshiva\/baruch_simon.jpg?rev=201805017-2000003816","teacherFullName":"Rabbi Baruch Simon","searchURL":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/search\/?teacher=80179","teacherBio":"Rabbi Simon, the Colonel Jehiel R. Elyachar Professor of Talmud at the Yeshiva Program\/Mazer School of Talmudic Studies, received his semikha (rabbinic ordination) from Yeshiva University’s affiliated Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary (RIETS) in 1988. A graduate of Yeshiva University’s High School, Rabbi Simon earned his B.A., magna cum laude, in Judaic Studies from Yeshiva College where he delivered the Birkat Preidah, or farewell address, a singular honor given the Yeshiva Program Valedictorian. \r\nRabbi Simon was a fellow of the prestigious Caroline and Joseph Gruss Kollel Elyon and a fellow of the Katz Kollel. Before teaching in the Yeshiva Program, Rabbi Simon was a member of the Halakha faculty at the Isaac Breuer College of Hebraic Studies at Yeshiva University.","teacherPhotoURL_o":"https:\/\/cdnyutorah.cachefly.net\/_images\/roshei_yeshiva\/baruch_simon_o.jpg?rev=201805017-2000003816"}],"shiurURL":"\/2009\/947\/739939.MP3","shiurTeacherFullName":"Rabbi Baruch Simon","postedInCategoriesIDList":234811,"age":"ageAll","mediaTypeCategory":"audio","shiurHref":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/lectures\/lecture.cfm\/739939\/rabbi-baruch-simon\/birchas-kohanim-part-9-netilas-yadayim\/","postedInSeriesIDList":"","shiurLanguage":"EN","postedInCategories":{"607":{"categories":[{"dataHref":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/sidebar\/cache\/category\/234811.html","subcategoryID":234811,"categoryName":"Birchas Kohanim","href":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/halacha\/jewish-law\/birchas-kohanim\/"}],"groupName":"Halacha"}},"shiurCanBeDownloaded":1,"dataGeneratedAt":"Data generated at {ts '2020-10-22 14:48:25'}","playerDownloadURL":"https:\/\/download.yutorah.org\/2009\/947\/739939\/739939.mp3","shiurDate":"December, 06 2009 00:00:00","shiurDateFormatted":"2009-12-06"},{"shiurDateSubmittedText":"Sep 1, 2009","shiurMediaLengthInSeconds":2674.0,"shiurDateSubmitted":"September, 01 2009 22:54:30","shiurMediaLengthIsUpdated":1,"postedInLocations":[{"dataHref":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/sidebar\/cache\/location\/502.html","locationID":502,"locationName":"Beis Haknesses of North Woodmere","href":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/beis-haknesses-of-north-woodmere\/"}],"shiurID":737037,"shiurNeedsToBeEmbed":0,"shiurIsNew":0,"shiurTitle":"Why Don't Ashkenazic Jews Do Birchas Kohanim Every Day in Chutz La'aretz","shiurDateSubmittedUTC":"2009-09-01T22:54","shiurIsFileMissingOnServer":0,"shiurDuration":"44 min","shiurDateSubmittedFormatted":"2009-09-01","downloadURL":"https:\/\/download.yutorah.org\/2009\/1109\/737037\/why-don-t-ashkenazic-jews-do-birchas-kohanim-every-day-in-chutz-la-aretz.mp3","shiurDateText":"Sep 1, 2009","shiurDateSubmittedText2":"Sep 1, 2009","shiurDataHref":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/sidebar\/getLectureDataJSON.cfm?shiurID=737037","shiurLecturePageURL":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/lectures\/lecture.cfm\/737037\/rabbi-aryeh-lebowitz\/why-don-t-ashkenazic-jews-do-birchas-kohanim-every-day-in-chutz-la-aretz\/","postedInLocationsIDList":502,"shiurMediaLength":"January, 01 1900 00:44:34","postedInSeries":[],"shiurDateUTC":"2009-09-01T00:00","targetURL":"mms:\/\/media.yutorah.org\/yuriets\/2009\/1109\/737037.MP3","dataCacheTimeSpan":-0.020833333333333332,"shiurTeachers":[{"teacherEmail":"aryeh613@att.net","teacherPhotoURL_lp":"https:\/\/cdnyutorah.cachefly.net\/_images\/roshei_yeshiva\/alebowitz_lp.jpg?rev=201805017-2000003816","teacherID":80714,"landingPageURL":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/rabbi-aryeh-lebowitz\/","teacherPhotoURL":"https:\/\/cdnyutorah.cachefly.net\/_images\/roshei_yeshiva\/alebowitz.jpg?rev=201805017-2000003816","teacherFullName":"Rabbi Aryeh Lebowitz","searchURL":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/search\/?teacher=80714","teacherBio":"Rabbi Aryeh Lebowitz is the director of Semikhah at RIETS as well as the Mara D'atra of Beis Haknesses of North Woodmere. He was previously a rebbe at Lander's College for Men and an eleventh grade Rebbe at the DRS Yeshiva High School (HALB). Rabbi Lebowitz grew up in the Five Towns community and spent two years learning in eretz Yisrael at Yeshivat Kerem B'Yavneh , where he developed a close relationship with Rav Ahron Silver, who taught him his derech halimud and encouraged him to pursue a career in Klei Kodesh. Upon his return from Eretz Yisrael, Rabbi Lebowitz attended Yeshiva University’s Sy Syms School of Business, where he majored in finance. Rabbi Lebowitz has published numerous articles on practical halachic topics in various journals, including several recent articles in the Journal of Halacha and Contemporary Society. Prior to founding the Beis Haknesses of North Woodmere, Rabbi Lebowitz spent three years as Assistant Rabbi at Congregation Sha’aray Tefillah in Lawrence. While at Sha’aray Tefillah, Rabbi Lebowitz also served as the Rosh Kollel of the morning kollel, one of the foremost centers of adult education in the Lawrence community.","teacherPhotoURL_o":"https:\/\/cdnyutorah.cachefly.net\/_images\/roshei_yeshiva\/alebowitz_o.jpg?rev=201805017-2000003816"}],"shiurURL":"\/2009\/1109\/737037.MP3","shiurTeacherFullName":"Rabbi Aryeh Lebowitz","postedInCategoriesIDList":"234811,234054,234081,234545","age":"ageAll","mediaTypeCategory":"audio","shiurHref":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/lectures\/lecture.cfm\/737037\/rabbi-aryeh-lebowitz\/why-don-t-ashkenazic-jews-do-birchas-kohanim-every-day-in-chutz-la-aretz\/","postedInSeriesIDList":"","shiurLanguage":"EN","postedInCategories":{"607":{"categories":[{"dataHref":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/sidebar\/cache\/category\/234811.html","subcategoryID":234811,"categoryName":"Birchas Kohanim","href":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/halacha\/jewish-law\/birchas-kohanim\/"},{"dataHref":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/sidebar\/cache\/category\/234054.html","subcategoryID":234054,"categoryName":"Israel","href":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/halacha\/jewish-law\/israel\/"},{"dataHref":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/sidebar\/cache\/category\/234081.html","subcategoryID":234081,"categoryName":"Tefillah","href":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/halacha\/jewish-law\/tefillah\/"}],"groupName":"Halacha"},"606":{"categories":[{"dataHref":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/sidebar\/cache\/category\/234545.html","subcategoryID":234545,"categoryName":"Naso","href":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/parsha\/naso\/"}],"groupName":"Parsha"}},"shiurCanBeDownloaded":1,"dataGeneratedAt":"Data generated at {ts '2020-10-22 14:48:25'}","playerDownloadURL":"https:\/\/download.yutorah.org\/2009\/1109\/737037\/737037.mp3","shiurDate":"September, 01 2009 00:00:00","shiurDateFormatted":"2009-09-01"},{"shiurDateSubmittedText":"Aug 30, 2009","shiurMediaLengthInSeconds":3827.0,"shiurDateSubmitted":"August, 30 2009 23:11:33","shiurMediaLengthIsUpdated":1,"postedInLocations":[],"shiurID":736993,"shiurNeedsToBeEmbed":0,"shiurIsNew":0,"shiurTitle":"Birchas Kohanim (Part 1)","shiurDateSubmittedUTC":"2009-08-30T23:11","shiurIsFileMissingOnServer":0,"shiurDuration":"1 hr 3 min","shiurDateSubmittedFormatted":"2009-08-30","downloadURL":"https:\/\/download.yutorah.org\/2009\/947\/736993\/birchas-kohanim-part-1-.mp3","shiurDateText":"Aug 30, 2009","shiurDateSubmittedText2":"Aug 30, 2009","shiurDataHref":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/sidebar\/getLectureDataJSON.cfm?shiurID=736993","shiurLecturePageURL":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/lectures\/lecture.cfm\/736993\/rabbi-baruch-simon\/birchas-kohanim-part-1-\/","postedInLocationsIDList":"","shiurMediaLength":"January, 01 1900 01:03:47","postedInSeries":[],"shiurDateUTC":"2009-08-30T00:00","targetURL":"mms:\/\/media.yutorah.org\/yuriets\/2009\/947\/736993.MP3","dataCacheTimeSpan":-0.020833333333333332,"shiurTeachers":[{"teacherEmail":"melkel124@hotmail.com","teacherPhotoURL_lp":"https:\/\/cdnyutorah.cachefly.net\/_images\/roshei_yeshiva\/baruch_simon_lp.jpg?rev=201805017-2000003816","teacherID":80179,"landingPageURL":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/rabbi-baruch-simon\/","teacherPhotoURL":"https:\/\/cdnyutorah.cachefly.net\/_images\/roshei_yeshiva\/baruch_simon.jpg?rev=201805017-2000003816","teacherFullName":"Rabbi Baruch Simon","searchURL":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/search\/?teacher=80179","teacherBio":"Rabbi Simon, the Colonel Jehiel R. Elyachar Professor of Talmud at the Yeshiva Program\/Mazer School of Talmudic Studies, received his semikha (rabbinic ordination) from Yeshiva University’s affiliated Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary (RIETS) in 1988. A graduate of Yeshiva University’s High School, Rabbi Simon earned his B.A., magna cum laude, in Judaic Studies from Yeshiva College where he delivered the Birkat Preidah, or farewell address, a singular honor given the Yeshiva Program Valedictorian. \r\nRabbi Simon was a fellow of the prestigious Caroline and Joseph Gruss Kollel Elyon and a fellow of the Katz Kollel. Before teaching in the Yeshiva Program, Rabbi Simon was a member of the Halakha faculty at the Isaac Breuer College of Hebraic Studies at Yeshiva University.","teacherPhotoURL_o":"https:\/\/cdnyutorah.cachefly.net\/_images\/roshei_yeshiva\/baruch_simon_o.jpg?rev=201805017-2000003816"}],"shiurURL":"\/2009\/947\/736993.MP3","shiurTeacherFullName":"Rabbi Baruch Simon","postedInCategoriesIDList":234811,"age":"ageAll","mediaTypeCategory":"audio","shiurHref":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/lectures\/lecture.cfm\/736993\/rabbi-baruch-simon\/birchas-kohanim-part-1-\/","postedInSeriesIDList":"","shiurLanguage":"EN","postedInCategories":{"607":{"categories":[{"dataHref":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/sidebar\/cache\/category\/234811.html","subcategoryID":234811,"categoryName":"Birchas Kohanim","href":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/halacha\/jewish-law\/birchas-kohanim\/"}],"groupName":"Halacha"}},"shiurCanBeDownloaded":1,"dataGeneratedAt":"Data generated at {ts '2020-10-22 14:48:25'}","playerDownloadURL":"https:\/\/download.yutorah.org\/2009\/947\/736993\/736993.mp3","shiurDate":"August, 30 2009 00:00:00","shiurDateFormatted":"2009-08-30"},{"shiurDateSubmittedText":"Oct 8, 2008","shiurMediaLengthInSeconds":1548.0,"shiurDateSubmitted":"October, 08 2008 10:35:18","shiurMediaLengthIsUpdated":1,"postedInLocations":[{"dataHref":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/sidebar\/cache\/location\/738.html","locationID":738,"locationName":"Belz School of Jewish Music","href":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/belz-school-of-jewish-music\/"}],"shiurID":728307,"shiurNeedsToBeEmbed":0,"shiurIsNew":0,"shiurTitle":"Musical Variations for Birkhat Kohanim","shiurDateSubmittedUTC":"2008-10-08T10:35","shiurIsFileMissingOnServer":0,"shiurDuration":"25 min","shiurDateSubmittedFormatted":"2008-10-08","downloadURL":"https:\/\/download.yutorah.org\/2008\/1053\/728307\/musical-variations-for-birkhat-kohanim.mp3","shiurDateText":"Oct 8, 2008","shiurDateSubmittedText2":"Oct 8, 2008","shiurDataHref":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/sidebar\/getLectureDataJSON.cfm?shiurID=728307","shiurLecturePageURL":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/lectures\/lecture.cfm\/728307\/cantor-sherwood-goffin\/musical-variations-for-birkhat-kohanim\/","postedInLocationsIDList":738,"shiurMediaLength":"January, 01 1900 00:25:48","postedInSeries":[{"dataHref":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/sidebar\/cache\/series\/4107.html","seriesName":"Belz School of Jewish Music","seriesID":4107,"href":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/belz-school-of-jewish-music\/"}],"shiurDateUTC":"2008-10-08T00:00","targetURL":"mms:\/\/media.yutorah.org\/yuriets\/2008\/1053\/728307.MP3","dataCacheTimeSpan":-0.020833333333333332,"shiurTeachers":[{"teacherEmail":"CHAZ@lss.org","teacherPhotoURL_lp":"https:\/\/cdnyutorah.cachefly.net\/_images\/roshei_yeshiva\/missingpicture.png?rev=201805017-2000003816","teacherID":80702,"landingPageURL":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/cantor-sherwood-goffin\/","teacherPhotoURL":"https:\/\/cdnyutorah.cachefly.net\/_images\/roshei_yeshiva\/goffin.jpg?rev=201805017-2000003816","teacherFullName":"Cantor Sherwood Goffin","searchURL":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/search\/?teacher=80702","teacherBio":"","teacherPhotoURL_o":"https:\/\/cdnyutorah.cachefly.net\/_images\/roshei_yeshiva\/goffin_o.jpg?rev=201805017-2000003816"}],"shiurURL":"\/2008\/1053\/728307.MP3","shiurTeacherFullName":"Cantor Sherwood Goffin","postedInCategoriesIDList":"234811,234081","age":"ageAll","mediaTypeCategory":"audio","shiurHref":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/lectures\/lecture.cfm\/728307\/cantor-sherwood-goffin\/musical-variations-for-birkhat-kohanim\/","postedInSeriesIDList":4107,"shiurLanguage":"EN","postedInCategories":{"607":{"categories":[{"dataHref":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/sidebar\/cache\/category\/234811.html","subcategoryID":234811,"categoryName":"Birchas Kohanim","href":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/halacha\/jewish-law\/birchas-kohanim\/"},{"dataHref":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/sidebar\/cache\/category\/234081.html","subcategoryID":234081,"categoryName":"Tefillah","href":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/halacha\/jewish-law\/tefillah\/"}],"groupName":"Halacha"}},"shiurCanBeDownloaded":1,"dataGeneratedAt":"Data generated at {ts '2020-10-22 14:48:25'}","playerDownloadURL":"https:\/\/download.yutorah.org\/2008\/1053\/728307\/728307.mp3","shiurDate":"October, 08 2008 00:00:00","shiurDateFormatted":"2008-10-08"},{"shiurDateSubmittedText":"Jul 15, 2008","shiurMediaLengthInSeconds":5021.0,"shiurDateSubmitted":"July, 15 2008 15:41:32","shiurMediaLengthIsUpdated":1,"postedInLocations":[],"shiurID":725495,"shiurNeedsToBeEmbed":0,"shiurIsNew":0,"shiurTitle":"Birkat Kohanim on Dream Therapy","shiurDateSubmittedUTC":"2008-07-15T15:41","shiurIsFileMissingOnServer":0,"shiurDuration":"1 hr 23 min","shiurDateSubmittedFormatted":"2008-07-15","downloadURL":"https:\/\/download.yutorah.org\/1995\/1053\/725495\/birkat-kohanim-on-dream-therapy.mp3","shiurDateText":"Aug 20, 1995","shiurDateSubmittedText2":"Jul 15, 2008","shiurDataHref":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/sidebar\/getLectureDataJSON.cfm?shiurID=725495","shiurLecturePageURL":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/lectures\/lecture.cfm\/725495\/rabbi-elchanan-adler\/birkat-kohanim-on-dream-therapy\/","postedInLocationsIDList":"","shiurMediaLength":"January, 01 1900 01:23:41","postedInSeries":[],"shiurDateUTC":"1995-08-20T00:00","targetURL":"mms:\/\/media.yutorah.org\/yuriets\/1995\/1053\/725495.MP3","dataCacheTimeSpan":-0.020833333333333332,"shiurTeachers":[{"teacherEmail":"rabbieadler@gmail.com","teacherPhotoURL_lp":"https:\/\/cdnyutorah.cachefly.net\/_images\/roshei_yeshiva\/elchanan_adler_lp.jpg?rev=201805017-2000003816","teacherID":80002,"landingPageURL":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/rabbi-elchanan-adler\/","teacherPhotoURL":"https:\/\/cdnyutorah.cachefly.net\/_images\/roshei_yeshiva\/elchanan_adler.jpg?rev=201805017-2000003816","teacherFullName":"Rabbi Elchanan Adler","searchURL":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/search\/?teacher=80002","teacherBio":"Rabbi Elchanan Adler has served since 1998 as a Rosh Yeshiva at Yeshiva University’s Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary, where he occupies the Eva, Morris and Jack Rubin Chair in Rabbinics. His affiliation with Yeshiva began in 1988 as a fellow of the prestigious Gruss Kollel Elyon. While there, he edited Volumes 3 and 4 of Beit Yosef Shaul, and received the Imrei Shefer writing award. Prior to his appointment as a rosh yeshiva, Rabbi Adler served as a shoel u’meishiv\/sgan mashgiach (mentor\/counselor to students). An accomplished speaker and writer, Rabbi Adler has lectured in communities across the country and is the author of Sefer Mitzvat HaShabbat (on the evolution of the mitzva of Shabbat, 2008), Yerach Tov (on Birkat HaChodesh, OU Press, 2014,) Asher Chanan (Discourses and Essays), Eis Lechenina (on the Shabbos Musaf amida) and Tzvi Tifara (on Anim Zemiros), as well as numerous Torah articles in both Hebrew and English on diverse topics of Jewish thought. Rabbi Adler also served as co-editor of the Torah journal, Or HaMizrach, from 2003 to 2006, overseeing the publication of seven issues of the Journal. Before joining Yeshiva, Rabbi Adler studied at Yeshivas Beis Yosef-Novardok, Mirrer Yeshiva and Mesivtha Tifereth Jerusalem, where he received semikha (rabbinic ordination) from Rav Dovid Feinstein. Rabbi Adler holds a BA summa cum laude in psychology from CUNY and an MS in secondary Jewish education from Azrieli Graduate School of Jewish Education and Administration, where he received the Axelrod Scholarship Award for Academic Excellence. Rabbi Adler’s shiurim are known for their substantive content and organized presentation. His talks often combine rigorous halachic analysis with practical psychological insight. To purchase any of his seforim, please contact Rabbi Adler at eadler1@yu.edu. The English edition of Yerach Tov is available for online purchase on the OU Press website.","teacherPhotoURL_o":"https:\/\/cdnyutorah.cachefly.net\/_images\/roshei_yeshiva\/elchanan_adler_o.jpg?rev=201805017-2000003816"}],"shiurURL":"\/1995\/1053\/725495.MP3","shiurTeacherFullName":"Rabbi Elchanan Adler","postedInCategoriesIDList":234811,"age":"ageAll","mediaTypeCategory":"audio","shiurHref":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/lectures\/lecture.cfm\/725495\/rabbi-elchanan-adler\/birkat-kohanim-on-dream-therapy\/","postedInSeriesIDList":"","shiurLanguage":"EN","postedInCategories":{"607":{"categories":[{"dataHref":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/sidebar\/cache\/category\/234811.html","subcategoryID":234811,"categoryName":"Birchas Kohanim","href":"https:\/\/www.yutorah.org\/halacha\/jewish-law\/birchas-kohanim\/"}],"groupName":"Halacha"}},"shiurCanBeDownloaded":1,"dataGeneratedAt":"Data generated at {ts '2020-10-22 14:48:25'}","playerDownloadURL":"https:\/\/download.yutorah.org\/1995\/1053\/725495\/725495.mp3","shiurDate":"August, 20 1995 00:00:00","shiurDateFormatted":"1995-08-20"}],"recentlyAddedLecturesHTMLSnippet":"