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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.

A Chip Off the Old Block
Joseph was an extension of his father, Jacob
A Goat for a Goat
Kabbalah teaches that Jacob was punished measure for measure.
Tough Love
Instead of the body ruling the spirit, G-d wishes that the spirit rule the body
The Joseph Channel
Based on Zohar Breishit 189B
Wherever the righteous go, the Divine Presence never leaves them
Of Blessings and Curses
Some anger is rooted in holiness.
Based on Zohar Bamidbar 213b
Everyone who has a portion in righteousness by guarding the covenant of circumcision inherits protection.

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