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The Ushpizin

The Supernal Sukkot Guests

This series explains the meaning of the mystical guests who visit the Sukkah each day of Sukkot. In addition to the classic ushpizin, there’s a tradition of Chassidic ushpizin. Rabbi Raskin endeavors to correlate the two sets of revered visitors.

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The Supernal Sukkot Guests
Who are the ushpizin (the saintly guests who visit the Sukkah), what is the connection to Sukkot, and what is the deeper meaning behind this mystical tradition?
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21:48
Leading the delegation of ushpizin on the first day of Sukkot is Avraham our patriarch. Understanding the special qualities of 1st day, and the connection to the chassidic ushpiz, the Baal Shem Tov.
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Leading the delegation of ushpizin on the second day of Sukkot is Yitzchak our patriarch. Understanding the special qualities of 2nd day, and the connection to the chassidic ushpiz, the Maggid of Mezritch.
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Leading the delegation of ushpizin on the third day of Sukkot is Yaakov our patriarch. Understanding the special qualities of 3rd day, and the connection to the chassidic ushpiz, the Alter Rebbe.
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Leading the delegation of ushpizin on the fourth day of Sukkot is Moshe. Understanding the special qualities of 4th day, and the connection to the chassidic ushpiz, the Mitteler Rebbe.
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Leading the delegation of ushpizin on the fifth day of Sukkot is Aharon. Understanding the special qualities of 5th day, and the connection to the chassidic ushpiz, the Tzemach Tzedek
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Leading the delegation of ushpizin on the sixth day of Sukkot is Yosef the Tzaddik. Understanding the special qualities of 6th day, and the connection to the chassidic ushpiz, the Rebbe Maharash.
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Leading the delegation of ushpizin on the seventh day of Sukkot is King David. Understanding the special qualities of 7th day, and the connection to the chassidic ushpiz, the Rebbe Rashab.
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