The Zohar

Teachings from the primary text of Kabbala, "The Book of Shining Light"

Kabbalah teaches that everything in the revealed world depends on the higher hidden world, its source.

Ladder With No Snakes
Through Jacob, the vehicle for the Holy became manifest
Ups and Downs on the Way to Haran
Kabbalah asks if Jacob's journeys were to illuminate or be illuminated.
Dreams and Visions
Self-reflection, provided by marriage, is a prerequisite to prophecy.
Safe Return
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Safe Return
Based on Zohar Breishit 150B
How it could be that if Jacob trusted in G-d that he did not trust that G-d would fulfill His promise?
Blessed Male and Female
Based on Zohar Breishit 165A
The sun [Zeir Anpin] and moon [Nukva] are bound as one.

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