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The Zohar

Teachings from the primary text of Kabbala, "The Book of Shining Light"

Rashbi and His Circle
Rabbi Shimon bar Yochai—His Life and Works
Rashbi's Passing
On the day of Rebbe Shimon’s death, he revealed great secrets.
The holy Zohar opens with the image of the Jewish nation likened to a beloved rose with 13 petals and 5 sepals.
Suspicious Sefirot
The Zohar says that receiving the Torah depends upon rectifying our sexuality.
Rashbi: Basic Kabbalah Tenets
Encompassing the Infinite
Counting on the Torah
The Zohar teaches that the commandment to count the Omer is an ascent into the Upper Worlds.
Far Out, Man
Intermediate
Far Out, Man
The Zohar teaches that anyone can arouse himself to truly return to holiness.
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