Shivchai Haran - Praises of Rebbe Nachman
Shivchei Haran is a smaller compilation consisting of highlights in Rebbe Nachman’s devotions with specific focus on the events that transpired during his journey to Israel. The documented incidents reveal Rebbe Nachman’s praise, that is his high level of holiness and powerful will to grow and reach higher and higher levels. In his youth we get a peek into his burning personality and extensive exertions in his devotion to Hashem. In the second half of Shivchei Haran one is marveled at his mysterious arduous journey he undertook in his determination to visit Israel. He faced endless obstacles, traveling through war torn countries, facing many adversaries and countless challenges, both at sea and at land. The details surrounding Rebbe Nachman’s trip are most fascinating along with his insights and devotions along the way. It was written by his main disciple Rebbe Nosson Sternhartz of Nimorav.