“Better a piece of dry bread and tranquility with it, than a house full of feasting with strife.” (Proverbs 17:1)
“If your wife is short, bend over to hear her whisper.” (Talmud, Bava M’tzia 59a)
– Mishkan HaNefesh, Yom Kippur, pg. 402-403
These texts speak about the Jewish concept of shalom bayit – peace in the home. What does the term shalom bayit mean to you? How do you create a peaceful home?