Classes

5710.

This Maamar which the Frierdike (previous) Rebbe gave out on the occasion of his grandmother’s yahrtzeit, turned out to be his “Maamar of Histalkus” (The Maamar of his own passing). This discourse has been studied all these years at the Rebbe’s behest. He considers it the Frierdike Rebbe’s will. It’s content is the blueprint for...

Twelve points. (5772/2012).

An overview of the Basi Ligani 5710 based on 12 quotes from the Maamar. This demonstrates the practical significance and relevance of this Maamar to us alive in this, the seventh generation. When the Rebbe assumed the leadership of Chabad he made it his habit to review this Maamar each year on his father-in-law’s Yahrtzeit....

Basi Ligani 5714.

Class One. The first class on this Ma’amar explores: 1) an introduction: Iskafia and Ishapcha and ‘Tzivos Hashem’, 2) Korbanos, Shtus and transforming Sheker, 3) Shtus has three prakim: 3. Shtus of Klipa, 5. Shtus of Kedusha, and 4. what bridges the two. 4) Yaakov Chevel Nachalaso is where Klipa (shtus DiLeumas Ze) can dominate...

Basi Ligani 5715

Class One. Shtus Dikdusha, higher than any reason, can only be expressed at times and events that match the energy of the Shtus, Example: at a wedding. The primary example is Dira BiTachtonim as it is higher than any reason it elicits Shtus DiKdusha. 1) From there can come Midas HaHishtavus, 2) The bringing down...

12. באתי לגני ה'תשי"ז.

Class One. This class includes an introduction to 1) all of באתי לגני and 2) to this particular year. The רי”ש must be changed to a דל”ת. The change involves adding a יו”ד behind the רי”ש making it a דל”ת. The first (is last years מאמר) is about ביטול of the creation to Him. The...

באתי לגני ה'תשי"ח א

Class One. Introduction to all the classes of באתי לגני for this year. The Ma’amar from 5683. The Ma’amar for Yahrtzait of mother and grandmother becomes מאמר הילולא as a result of the הסתלכות. So many lessons, beginning with making this world a home for Him על ידי אתכפיא ואתהפכא. 1) קרבנות 2) שטות 3)...

באתי לגני ה'תשי"ח ב

Class One. This class is about the letter ה of Kedusha and the fact that it must be preceded by a ד of Kedusha. He discusses the Alter Rebbe’s discussion on ד and ג and after גימל come דלת who receives the Tzedaka אחור באחור. After the דלת comes the ה”י which is פנים בפנים....

13. Basi Lgani 5719 (Muga)

Class One: This class has a long introduction about the story of Basi Ligani. It also includes Perek 1, 6. This Perek ends the discussion about transforming Klipa to Kedusha, in this case, the letters ר, ק to the letters ד, ה. It is explained based on the Possuk גער חית קנה to transform Masculine and feminine קליפה...

10. Basi Ligani 5720

10. Basi Ligani 5720 Class One.Review of the Hemshech.This is the last class to the first half: The purpose, make this world a home for Him through Iskafia and Ishapcha.This chapter, Dira BiTachtonim, the idea of Nisaveh, above a question.The Ba’al Shem Tov warning against false humility considering that what we do He monitors and...

14, 15, 16. Basi Ligani 5721 (2 versions) and Vayehi Bishalach 5721 (altogether).

The Classes is this folder are in the order that the classes were given not in the order of the Maamarim (we are IYH doing the first half of both Ma’amarim together first and then the second half of both of them). This series of classes is sponsored in the Zchus of… לזכות התמים איתן...

15. Basi Ligani 5726.

This Maamar is based on the Frierdike Rebbe’s Maamar from 5710 ch. 16.

18. Basi Ligani 5727

Class One.This is the Motzei Shabbos Maamar. The Shabbos Maamar is unavailale. This Maamar is based on the Frierdike Rebbe’s Maamar from 5710 ch. 17. Class Two.

17-18. Basi Ligani 5730 (Muga)

Part One. It’s Ultimately About “Neshomos yerida tzorech aliya” (Souls going down for the purpose of going up again) 29.85 MB – 1 hour and 5 minutes Part Two. 1) All of a Jew’s challenges come from himself. 2) Iskafia & Ishapcha in machshava zara.

5731. (5771).

Part One. Ikar Shechina BiTachtonim Haysa. Part Two. Yerida Tzorech Aliya (even from sin) reveals the maala of “helem”. Part Three. Iskafia brings down Ohr that is higher than the Tzimtzum, Ishapecha qualifies the world as a vessel to recieve it.

Basi Ligani 5732 (5772/2012).

Class One. Basi Ligani 5732 is (perhaps) a follow up to the end of Basi Ligani 5712. There he concluded chapter 4 with the idea of Yiddishkeit without any intellectual reason or any reciprocity at all. This entire Maamar revolves around the following idea: Perek 1 spoke of bringing G-dliness down and making Him a...

Basi Ligani, Shabbos Bo 5733. (5773/2013).

Class One. Perek 3 explains the Rebbe outlines what the creation is: a place of duality. The double effect of Klipa 1) cooling off inspiration for Yiddishkeit 2) The passion for material things, are the basis for the duality in creation in all of its aspects. 1) Two Tzimtzumim of light, [will be continued in...

Basi Ligani, Motzoei Shabbos Bo 5733. (5773/2013).

Second (Motzoei Shabbos) version of Basi Ligani 5733, is almost identical to the first one (of Shabbos day). This time we did the whole Maamar in one class. The duality of 1) Coldness to Godliness and 2) Passion to worldliness in the Frierdike Rebbe’s chapter 3 sets up the notion of duality in so many...

Bachodesh Hashlishi... 5733.

How the story of the arriving at Har Sinai and the giving of the Torah, reflects and gives the strength for the process of the two becoming three (as opposed to before Mattan Torah that there was two and you had to choose one or the other, because there could be no unity) when Moshiach...

Uvnei Yisroel Hulchu... 5733 Bishalach. (5773/2013).

The Maamar after Yud Shvat the Rebbe explains the solution to the problem of duality introduced by the Maamarei Hilula. The two will become three (not one) when Moshiach comes. This is “Yerida Tzorech Aliya”. Even the duality in Klipa itself will be transformed when Moshiach comes into passion for Kidusha and the Cold objectivity...

Basi Ligani 5734

Class One. This class includes: 1) an introduction and overview of Basi Ligani, 2) The Question: How can the Nefesh HaElokis and Nefesh haBahamis ever interface? they are opposites. Only Hashem can join opposites together through ‘Nimna HaNimnaos’ but not man. Example one: The Gedula and Gevura employed in creation. The Rebbe shows that they...

Basi Ligani 5735.

Class One. 1) Introduction, overview of the entire hemshech (two points): 1) Iskafia ViIshapcha (Korban, Shtus, Sheker to keresh), 2) Tzivos Hashem. 2) three examples of Shtus DiKdusha in Tefilla, 1) VaAni Baar Vlo Aida Behaimos Hayisi Imach Vaani Tamid Imach, 2) Korbanos, 3) ViImcha Lo Chafatzti. 3) The question: why does the Frierdike Rebbe...

Hayosheves Baganim 5735.

When the Malachim and Neshamos come to listen to the Jewish people down here earning Torah, Hashem Himself joins. Only here where darkness is transformed to light (not only displaced by light, but actually transformed), is the highest Godliness available. The word ‘VaEd’ means forever but it is also representative of the physical (lowly) world,...

באתי לגני התשל"ו

Class One. This first of two classes on the first of two מאמרים on פרק ו’ מבאתי לגני התש”י. The spirit of the מאמר is about ביטול. This is connected to the shape of letter דלת as opposed to the letter ריש. Behind the דלת there is a small יוד, this represents ביטול. However, based...

באתי לגני התשל"ו (2.

Class One. These two Ma’amarim (the previous one and this one) are very similar, but there are minor differences. We obviously learned both Ma’amarim. The spirit of the מאמר is about ביטול, and he seems to use it in place of the typical אתכפיא ואתהפכא that is so familiar to באתי לגני. This is connected...

באתי לגני ה'תשל"ז.

Class One. Perakim 1-4. Introduction and overview of the Hemshech. Last year we explained the דלת as opposed to the ריש as having ביטול, until the highest levels: אזעירת גרמי’, לית לה מגרמי’ה כלום. This year we learn about another יו”ד one that brings down. This is the יו”ד of חכמה that comes down with...

באתי לגני ה'תשל"ח

Class One. This class is about the first part of this Ma’amar. 1) Review of the Basi Ligani from the beginning. 2) The difference between the ק and the ה; as it is broken down into ד vs ה and ר vs ק. The דל”ת is like the Pintele Yid; while the ה”י is like...

Basi Lgani 5739

Class One There are two ideas in קרשים למשכן עצי שטים עומדים inasmuch as the word עמודים is concerned. The first one (the beginning of the Perek) is in the word עמודים connecting heaven and earth with no change whatsoever; that exactly what is above is below. The explanation is from the idea of the...

Basi Lgani 5739

(1) This is a Ma’amar Basi Ligani from 15 Shvat 5739 (it is the third in the “Hemshech” Basi Ligani from 5739) all three Ma’amarim explain the 9th chapter of Basi Ligani 5710. The class explains the two ideas attached to the Possuk ועשית קרשים למשכן עצי שטים עומדים explaining עומדים in two ways: A)...

Hayosheves Bganim 5739

(1) This class is primarily a המשך to the second idea in the last מאמר- the idea that עמידה means לא שניתי because of great תוקף. He argues that עמידה is especially pronounced if and when there is adversity. This reveals Hashem עמידה בתוקף even if it is the fault of our mistakes. (2) In this class...

באתי לגני ה'תשמ"א.

Class One. This class deals with Perek 11 of the Previous Rebbe’s Ma’amar באתי לגני. The discussion centers around the עבודה of יראה, קבלת עול and מסירת נפש of the צבאות השם. When the King faces a מלחמת נצחון his מדת הנצח is aroused and he pulls out all the stops: Engaging in the war...

באתי לגני ה'תשמ"ב

Class One. Introduction, the basis of this Ma’amar is a teaching from the Ba’al shem tov and the Alter Rebbe. We learned the beginning. Iskafia makes Dira Bitachtonim through Hisbonenus. The Dira begins in the Jewish heart which gives בנדיבות לב to purchase and create a physical Mikdash. Class Two. This class studies the Perek...

Basi Ligani 5743.

Class One. 1) Introduction, 2) Histalkus means a revelation which is universally the same, 3) Moshe builds the Mishkan as he is the seventh who brings the Shechina down here, 4) When there is opposition the Midas HaNetzach emerges, 5) Question: ‘Limata Mata Ad Ain Tachlis’- why so much Torah explains Klipa and in so...

Amar Reb Oishiya... Tzidkas Pirzono 5743.

The Possuk which is the source of Reb Oshiya’s limud is addressing the end, the reward that will be when Moshiach comes: The pizur, the scatter and its challenges, will bring the infinite blessing, the Prazos. Netzach is brought forward from a King in very trying times, But it gets you the treasure. The Nimshal...

Basi Ligani 5744.

Class One. This first class is mostly the introduction. 1) The first sins were superimposed by Hashem to have a T’shuva rather than a Tzadik world. 2) This causes it to last forever as 3) darkness is addressed and transformed, 4) Tzivos Hashem achieve this with Mesiras Nefesh and Kabalas Ol, 5) The two Prakim...

Basi Ligani 5745.

In this Maamar the Rebbe explains how the incredible (number of) Tzimtzum(im) that creates the Ein Sof Limaala ad ein ketz and hides Godliness, actually reveals the very essence of Hashem. Thus the Limaala ad ein ketz is also a giluy and a higher giluy at that. This then becomes the true idea of Otzar...

Basi Ligani 5746.

1) the Yerida and Aliya of the (original seven sins as well as all future Yeridos due to) chataim makes our effort at Dira BiTachtonim one of a Baal teshuva and Milchama Gedola achieved with Avoda Gedola (of Simcha). 2) Moshe’s giluy at Har Sinai was the beginning, the full giluy was in the Beis...

Vayehi BiEtzem Hayom Haze'.... Tzivos Hashem 5746. (5772/2012).

This Maamar is based on the Maamar of Parshas Bo 5683, when our Rebbe came to his Rebbe (the RaYatz) for the first time. The Maamar said that Shabbos, would be repeated 27 years later as the Maamar Basi Ligani 5710 of the Previous Rebbe’s histalkus. On the occasion of the printing of this early...

Voyomer Hashem El Moshe Ma Titzak ailai 5746.

This Maamar is a Hemshech (continuation) from the Basi Ligani. The Rebbe explained that in ch. 16 of the Frierdike Rebbe’s Basi Ligani the two ideas of Ohr Ein Sof Limmala Ad Ein Ketz and Limata Ad Ein Tachlis are in the same light. This Shiur begins by completing what was left uncompleted in the...

5747.

Yeshiva Version (5767). Women’s Version (5770).

5748.

Yeshiva Version. 770 (Women’s) Version.

17. Basi Ligani 5734 (2)

Class One. 1) Question: How can Klipa oppose Kedusha, when Kedusha is the will Hashem and Klipa opposes it. Example one: The Gedula and Gevura employed in creation. The Rebbe shows that they are not opposites at all. Example two; Kasha KiKrias yam Suf, joining the land and the sea (the hidden and revealed world)....

16. Basi Ligani 5734 (1).

Class One. This class includes: 1) an introduction and over view of Basi Ligani, 2) The Question how can the Nefesh HaElokis and Nefesh haBahamis ever interface, they are opposites. Only Hashem can join opposites together through ‘Nimna HaNimnaos’ but not man. Example one: The Gedula and Gevura employed in creation. The Rebbe shows that...