The Holy Ari

Outstanding Kabbalist of the last 1800 years; Leader of the Safed circle of mystics

Fathers of Good and Evil
The evil offspring of Abraham and Isaac all play a role in the rectification of humankind
Bread and Salt
Kabbalah teaches that some aspects of divine sustenance are granted independently of our merits.
Like the Dew of Mount Hermon
Isaac and Rebecca's prayer drew forth the Infinite Light.
Contention at the Well
The wells which Isaac dug correspond to spiritual sources of divine influx.
On Guard from Age Thirteen until Twenty
It is not apparent to everyone when the Good Inclination enters the child's consciousness; only G-d is aware of this.
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