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.

The Cow Jumped Over the Moon
The Zohar says: the red heifer is the 1st step towards unifying with G-d.
 Water from the Well
Kabbalah teaches that proper prayer elicits blessings from the most supernal sources.
If The Shoe Fits
Our own personas embody the spiritual map of Creation.
Staying on Track
The Zohar describes our forefather Aaron as the right arm of the Jewish nation.
The Cow that Reflects Sevens
Based on Zohar Bamidbar 180b
All that is made from the Red Heifer is for the purpose of purification, not sanctification.
The Fountain of Rebbe Pinchas
The Zohar expounds on the spiritual profundity of natural springs.
Balaam's Black Magic
Balaam learned the occult arts from fallen angels.
The Great Lion
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The Great Lion
Based on Zohar Bamidbar 211a
When a person goes to sleep at night, he sanctifies the Holy Name by saying the Shema.
Prayers of the Holy, the Royal and the Destitute
Based on Zohar Bamidbar 195a
Every person has the ability to humble himself and pray with the humility of a poor man who turns passionately to G-d with his requests.

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