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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.

Good Times with G─d
The Zohar says that, according to the standard plan, certain times are more favorable than others.
Prophecy, from above, is able to strengthen the fallen.
Death of the Body, Not of the Soul
Sages teach in the Zohar that the souls of two of Aaron's sons suffered only a bodily death.
Night-Life vs. Self-Help
The Zohar teaches that the Divine Presence cannot dwell in a place of ego.
Based on Zohar Vayikra 67a
The Heavenly courts judge daily from Rosh Hashana until Erev Yom Kippur.
Atonement ON You
Based on Zohar Vayikra 69b
The waters of mercy flow on Yom Kippur to all the six directions, to satiate everything.
Based on Zohar Vayikra 85a
One who curses another who stands before him and shames him, is considered as if he shed his blood.

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