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How did the Greeks make the menora-oil impure?

Tosafos on the gemara explains: שהיה מונח בחותמו של כהן גדול - אם כבר גזרו על הנכרים להיות כזבים (נידה פ"ד לד.) צ"ל שהיה מונח בחותם בקרקע שלא הסיטו הכלי That was paced with the seal of the ...
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How did the Greeks make the menora-oil impure?

Oil is (the aspect of) Chokhmah, Wisdom. Wine is Binah, bread is Daat, these are three klals that are very old at least in Zohar -- but then you'll see it's all over Miqra. Great question, since ...
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