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When Yom Kippur is on Shabbat
Rabbi Elimelech of Lizhensk teaches that if Israel would keep two Shabbats i.e. when Yom Kippur falls on Shabbat, they would be immediately redeemed. When the possibility for immediate redemption is at hand, we only need to put ourselves into the service of the day with a full heart.
Yom Kippur: Cosmic Empowerment
We may stray from our true path and in the process eclipse our essential light - yet, no matter how far or alienated we may have become, the essence of who we are remains unscathed.

On Yom Kippur we have the ability to cease operating in the normative physical sphere and become angel-like. Yom Kippur give us the power to tap into our deepest, infinite, non-dualistic selves.