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Jan
14
revised What does “servant of G-d” mean?
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Jan
14
answered What does “servant of G-d” mean?
Jan
13
comment Doctor recommends pacemaker. Does the patient have to listen?
what does the dr say about the odds of what will happen if he does not get the pacemaker
Jan
13
comment Value of Forgotten Torah
@Gavriel every mitzva has reward. i'm asking on the reward of "talmud torah" specifically
Jan
13
comment Why specify the wind as the force for Hashem's miracles?
maybe lemaet hanes - to minimize the miracle by giving a cause to attribute it to
Jan
12
comment If Jacob's arrival in Egypt ended the famine there, why was there famine in Canaan while he was still there?
have heard from Rabbi Nissan Kaplan that when a tzadik gives a blessing to someone, the beracha is far more powerful when the tzadik has hakaras hatov (gratitude).
Jan
12
revised Zohar Origins - Why is it accepted as emes?
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Jan
12
comment Zohar Origins - Why is it accepted as emes?
@DoubleAA changed some more
Jan
12
revised Zohar Origins - Why is it accepted as emes?
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Jan
11
comment Zohar Origins - Why is it accepted as emes?
@DoubleAA i disagree with you. my point is that it had the backing of the arizal.
Jan
11
comment Value of Forgotten Torah
@IshPloniViKohen says there in hilchot talmud torah somewhere that one should learn the whole torah once even if he forgets for he will be reminded upstairs. was looking for other views on this.
Jan
11
comment Zohar Origins - Why is it accepted as emes?
@DoubleAA it shows that the arizal's had the backing of major jewish leaders
Jan
11
comment What did the Arizal's contemporaries write about him?
@ShmuelBrin i meant contemporary to us
Jan
10
asked Value of Forgotten Torah
Jan
10
comment Zohar Origins - Why is it accepted as emes?
@DoubleAA added some sources
Jan
10
comment What did the Arizal's contemporaries write about him?
@ShmuelBrin contemporary refers to rabbi hillel
Jan
9
revised Zohar Origins - Why is it accepted as emes?
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Jan
9
comment What did the Arizal's contemporaries write about him?
I added a quote from Rav Chaim Vital. Have also heard from the famous contemporary kabalist Rabbi Yaakov Hillel that all the writings of the Ramchal can be traced to the writings of the Arizal.
Jan
9
revised Zohar Origins - Why is it accepted as emes?
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Jan
8
comment Why is fear of Hashem known as Yiras Shamayim?
maybe it's giving you an advice on how to build up yira shamayim. look up at the sky which is same color as the merkava or something like that, which is said regarding the techeles