The Zohar

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

Bread from Heaven
Shabbat provides spiritual nourishment for each weekday.
Bread and Warriors
Moses was the head of the nation; Shabbat leads in the aspect of time.
The Key to Shabbat Delight
Out of love, G-d gave us the Shabbat.
Delightful Total Rest
Based on Zohar Shemot 47A
“One who observes the Shabbat is as though he observed the whole Torah.”
Based on Zohar Shemot 89B
The effect on our children of sacred intentions and divine timing.
Scents and Ascents
Kabbalah teaches the significance of some customs of the Havdalah ceremony.
Adorned with the Crown of Delight
Everybody rejoices on Shabbat; it fills all the worlds –upper and lower-- with blessings.
Shabbat: Blessing for All Creation
The seventh day is the completion and perfection of the entire process of Creation.
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