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In the verse (Genesis 47:23) Joseph tells the Egptians: "Here is seed for you so you can plant the ground," the word for "here" is the same word as the name of the Hebrew letter "hei." What does the letter "hei" teach us about human reproduction?

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Letters and Numbers of Torah - Vayigash

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Reproductive Power: Letters and Numbers of Torah - Vayigash

In the verse (Genesis 47:23) Joseph tells the Egptians: "Here is seed for you so you can plant the ground," the word for "here" is the same word as the name of the Hebrew letter "hei." What does the letter "hei" teach us about human reproduction?
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Rabbi Aaron L. Raskin is the official Chabad emissary to downtown Brooklyn, rabbi of Congregation B’nai Avraham in Brooklyn Heights, New York and Dean of Brooklyn Heights Jewish Academy. He is the author of the books “Thank You God for Making Me a Woman", "Letters of Light", "By Divine Design", and "Guardian of Israel", and the co-author of "The Rabbi & The CEO".
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Daniel Eichenberg December 22, 2014

As always Rav Raskin, thank you. So clear, helpful and full of hope and guidance. Wishing you, your family and all of Israel: Blessings and Miracles and Light. Reply

Joseph C beookly, ny December 30, 2011

Great insights Wonderful class. They are always very interesting. I always pick up some golden nuggets from your books and classes. Reply

Menashe Hochstead Efrat, Israel December 29, 2011

Hay Teves in 1987 In your class you stated that Didan Natzach was in 1987. I feel it would be a good idea to also state that it was in 5747, as Hay Teves in 5748 was also in 1987. Reply

Maud Hernandez St. Augustine, Florida December 28, 2011

Thank G'd for Rabbi Aaron L. Raskin I would love to buy your books. Please email me where I can purchase your material.

Gratefully yours
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Rabbi Raskin looks at the hidden meanings of the sizes and numerical values (gematria) of the Hebrew letters in the weekly Torah portion.
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