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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.

The Secret of the Lamp
The Menorah reflected the lights of the upper worlds
Two Trees to the Rescue
Based on Zohar Bamidbar 153b
When one gives freely to paupers, the Tree of Life is awakened to add life to the Tree of Death.
The Menorah and the Incense
Based on Zohar Bamidbar 151a
There were two altars: the inner one for incense and the outer for sacrifices; the inner one for happiness and the outer for wisdom.
Far Out, Man
Intermediate
Far Out, Man
The Zohar teaches that anyone can arouse himself to truly return to holiness.

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