Chapter 5

Pirkei Avot

5:1 Ten Stages
Our Sages state that the entire creation is contained in the first verse of the Torah‏
5:1 Desire and Divinity
When the world was created, desire came into being.
5:5 Snakes and Scorpions
Not too hot, not too cold - we should serve G-d just right
5:6 Rebelling Against Rest
Korach personified dissension, the antitheses of the Shabbat spirit of peace.
5:8 Learning From Miracles
Both the soul and the body have to give an accounting before the King of kings.
5:14 Jewish Acupuncture
Kabbalistic healing practices
5:19 The Blessing of a Good Eye
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