This is the first class in the Second Book of the Tanya, Shaar Ha’Yichud V’Emunah. The class contains an introduction to the entire book and covers the first three chapters. More extensive description to come. Ready for listening.
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Chapter 7 of Shaar HaYichud V’Emunah. Philosophy versus Kabbala – answers to the fundamental questions. We will post the handout that is mentioned in this class.
Rabbi Paltiel’s approach to the deep and complex ideas covered in Chapters 8 to 10 of Shaar HaYichud V’Emunah provides clarity for people studying the text of the Tanya and a useful overview of key concepts in Judaism for everyone. The class explores at length the difference between Jewish philosophy and mysticism in regard to…
This is the last class on Shaar HaYichud V’Emunah and covers chapters 11 and 12. In sum, the Alter Rebbe discussed the concept of Ein Sof and the idea of Sefiros which are lights of the Ein Sof that exist in relation to us. He now continues with a discussion of the letters of creation….