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I asked why specifically after the miracle of "Krias Yam Suf" did Klal Yisrael say Shira. It was pointed out as well that shira was said after the miracle of Nachal Arnon. There, an answer was provided as to why after both of these miracles shira was said (but after other miracles not): by these two it was completely through Divine assistance that the miracle came — not like by other miracles. I asked there about the mann — did the Jews have to work for that or was it completely through HaShem? In response, the Gemorah in Yoma was pointed out to me, which indicates that the more righteous worked less in the gathering and preparation of the mann.

I would like to analyze all of the miracles that we find in Chumash to see how they work with one another (in light of the answer mentioned above that distinguishes types of miracle). What is a comprehensive list of all of the miracles that we find in the Chumash (including those miracles already mentioned here or in my other question (linked to above))?

By "all of the miracles" I mean specifically those that happened to the Jews and either saved Klal Yisrael or were miracles that Klal Yisrael benefited from (e.g. the Mann). I'm not speaking about that fact that many of the things that happened in the Chumash could be described as "miraculous".

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Unless you want to restrict your definition of miracle, I think a comprehensive list of miracles in Chumash must begin with the sun rising daily, and setting nightly. Also, rain falling, crops growing, babies being born, people thinking, etc. Thank G-d! What isn't a miracle? –  Charles Koppelman Jan 28 '13 at 22:11
    
@CharlesKoppelman Yes I would like to restrict it (of course) to things like the Mann falling, Bar Miriam, Krias Yam Suf Nachal Arnon, etc...Whatever would along those lines. I think the point is understood (hopefully?!) –  Yehoshua Jan 28 '13 at 22:58
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Try Dayenu to start. –  b a Jan 29 '13 at 1:15
    
What about the quails? What about the mouth of the donkey? Or do you only want good things? Things that happened to the Jews? –  Charles Koppelman Jan 29 '13 at 4:53
    
@charlesKoppelman things that happened to the Jews –  Yehoshua Jan 29 '13 at 5:28
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I am marking this answer "community wiki" so others can more readily add to it (and so I get no reputation points from it, I think). Please do so!

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