Printed from kabbalaonline.org

Chasidic Masters

Chasidic Masters

An anthology of inspirational insights from the Baal Shem Tov and the Hasidic leaders of the succeeding generations

 Email
G-d chose to 'marry' the Jewish people during the third month, to give us a model for our own marriages and relationships.
Intermediate
Count and Wave
By counting the Omer, we elicit a divine response from Above.
According to Kabbalah, the Counting of the Omer is nothing new at all.
For seven weeks we clarify and rectify our animal soul
Love as well as fear of G-d are the two wings with which we ascend spiritually.
Through waving the barley, animal food, the priests elevate physicality.
Whether the soul’s fire will be a constructive or destructive force is dependent on the person’s motivation.