Friday Sh'vat 2 5703
Torah lessons: Chumash: Va'eira, Shishi with Rashi.
Tehillim: 10-17.
Tanya: This will explain (p. 65) his service. (p. 67).

My father related: The maamar Va'eira...ushmi Hashem, discussing the idea that "none of them will be repelled" - (not the maamar with this title which is printed in Torah Or) acquired the name, "the frum - ('G‑d-fearing')1 Va'eira." The Alter Rebbe would repeat it every three years, each time almost verbatim. The Tzemach Tzedek said, "Each time there was a new light." "My father commented: Or, light, is always the same, but maor, luminary, is always like something new.