Who knows one hundred ninety-four?
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Part two of the Sefer HaMitzvos HaKatzar, covers the 194 prohibitions listed by the Chafetz Chaim that are (Nogea BaZman HaZeh) currently relevant.
On the 194th birthday of the Baal Shem Tov (18 Elul 5652), the then Lubavitcher Rebbe, R' Shalom Dovber, heard seven new teachings that the Baal Shem Tov said in Gan Eden, on the initial verses of that week's parshah. These were later publicized and discussed in one of the public addresses of his son and successor, R' Yosef Yitzchak.
Gematria for צדק! צ=90 ד=4 ק=100 90+4+100=194!
Yishmael was (dead but) 194 when Yitzchak died.