tikkun olam

Gemilut Hasidim 101

Lovingkindness--the act of caring for others--is a fundamental of Judaism.

Tikkun Olam

In contemporary Jewish thought.

Tikkun in Lurianic Kabbalah

In contemporary parlance, tikkun olam refers to repairing the earthly world in which we live but in Luria's teachings, complete tikkun would undo the world we know.

Tikkun Olam: Repairing the World

Tikkun Olam in Judaism has come to connote social action, community service, social justice, and often, a liberal social agenda.