Classes

Class One Hundred and Seventeen.Midbar,

Sefer HaSichos 5752 vol. 1 page 308 ff. Class One. Introduction to פרשת בשלח and actually leaving מצרים. The birth of the Jewish nation in both components: 1) the perfect “one”. The example of Iyov and his tests, Avrohom passed them all. 2) and the Nation of Israel. Moshe is raised in the palace but...

Class One hundred and Eighteen

Likutei Sichos vol 26 page 85 ff. Class 1:Moshe takes out Yosef’s remains. He does this 1) because they swore not to leave without them 2) Because it gave us -Yidden the strength needed to survive the Midbar. Class 2:The Rebbe takes an old and obscure idea and makes it shine. In this case, the...

Class one hundred and nineteen

The beam of vapor (cloud) by day and the beam of fire at night. In philosophy- embodiments of angels (no difference between them.) In Kabbalah- embodiments of Sfiros and day and night are very different levels. All this is discussed in this class..

Class One Hundred and Twenty

Ma’amar Vayehi Bishalach 5721 The wealth taken from Egypt elevating sparks, the Pharaoh follows us to give us.

Class One hundred and twenty one exile to redemption, Likutei Sichos vol 03 Page 876 ff.

Likutei Sichos vol 03 Page 876 ff. Class One: Two Parshiyos deal with the actual Exodus: Bo and Bishalach. They are the beginning and the end of the process. In the beginning, we are free but still vulnerable to go back. In the end, we have no possibility to go back to Egypt and the...

Class One Hundred and Twenty Two, From Exile to Redemption: Likutei Sichos vol. 02 page 519-520

Likutei Sichos vol. 02 page 519-520. Class One, Introduction: The difference between a miracle and a divine revelation. There were many miracles associated with Yetzias Mitzrayim but few divine revelations. These revelations were stage setters for the “breaking of the divide” between “Higher and lower” that would take place at Har Sinai. The constant in...

Class One Hundred and Twenty Three, From Exile to redemption: Ma'amar Vihabif 5711

Excerpt from Ma’amar Vihabif 5711 Class One: The idea of Krias Yam Suf to bring together opposites. Bridging the divide “גזירה” that separated the high and the low and having them converge. Krias Yam Suf gave a Koach for that. Class Two: The issue of division. Aristotle; “now I am not Aristotle”. Amaimar and the...

Class One Hundred and Twenty Four, From Exile to redemption: New Year Review

New year Review: Class One: The Torah is the history of the purpose of the world, Four steps: 1) Individual, perfection 2) Nation, Tzadikim, Beinonim and Reshaim 3) Galus purge that creates a new entity, the nation of G-d 4) Freedom, is something that comes from inside, it is divine Class Two: Miracles and divine...

Class One Hundred and Twenty Five, The Shira includes the Beis HaMikdash, Likutei Sichos vol 31 page 77 ff

Likutei Sichos vol 31 page 77 ff Class One: (oral) introduction, more is discussed about music. The idea of כחות vs חושים. The senses get to the essence and from the essence much more quickly but fleetingly. The “songs” of the Torah are Torah. They speak from the Soul or to the Soul in a...

Class One Hundred and Twenty Six, The women sing and dance, for their children, Likutei Sichos vol 01 page 139 ff.

Likutei Sichos vol 01 page 139 ff. Miriam and the women don’t only sing, they play music and dance, because for them, it wasn’t only about them, it was about the children. The lesson nowadays: Mothers concerns for the real (spiritual) welfare of the children to be Yidden and not be swallowed up by the...

Class One Hundred and Twenty Seven, Miraim never stops waiting and the lesson, Sefer Hasichos 5752 vol 1 page 303 ff.

Sefer Hasichos 5752 vol 1 page 303 ff.Class One.Miriam means the bitterness of Galus because she lived it.Also because she never stops waiting for the Geula and that is what brings it. Sefer Hasichos 5752 vol 1 page 303 ff.Class Two. The women of today, like Miriam bring Moshiach as they are the Gilgulim of...

Class One Hundred and Twenty Eight, The struggle between a Mitzvah that is passing and one that is coming, Likutei Sichos vol 21 page 77 ff

Likutei Sichos vol. 21 Page 77 ff. Class One. The question: Why are the Yidden insisting in remaining at the Yam Suf and collecting wealth, when Moshe is pushing them (away) towards Sinai? Likutei Sichos vol. 21 Page 77 ff. Class Two. Answer: there are two holy drives, to collect wealth (which was the current...

Class One Hundred and Twenty Nine, Journeying.

Class One Hundred and Twenty Nine, Journeying.The Yidden leave the Yam Suf (with some cajoling from Moshe) and move out into the desert.Within days they complain (again) about water.This is the story of the divine challenge: He pushes us as fast as He thinks we can move, but we are always not ready, so… we...

Class One Hundred and Thirty, Sweetening bitter with bitter (Machar Chodesh 5711)

Class One Hundred and Thirty, Sweetening bitter with bitter (Machar Chodesh 5711).The two opinions how the waters at Mara were sweetened whether through light or bitterness itself.The deeper idea is transforming bitterness to sweetness using bitterness itself.

Class One Hundred and Thirty One, Shabbos (before Mattan Torah) and the Manna

Class One Hundred and Thirty one, Shabbos (before Mattan Torah) and the Manna.A very important but often overlooked aspect of Parshas Bishalach is the fact that Yidden received some Mitzvos at Mara, including Shabbos (Para Aduma and Dinim).The idea of Mitzvos before Mattan Torah is explored here, using the model of “organized religion” vs “personal...

Class One Hundred and Thirty Two, Likutei Sichos vol 16 page 173 ff, Shabbos and the Manna, it's a miracle but you must do something

Class One Hundred and Thirty Two, Likutei Sichos vol 16 page 173 ff, Shabbos and the Manna, it’s a miracle but you must do something.On one level the Manna is called לחם מן השמים it came from heaven with no effort.On another level, the fact that it is connected to the לחם מן הארץ we...

Class One Hundred and Thirty Three, (in 2 parts) Likutei Sichos vol 31 p 85 ff. The Manna and Shabbos- total rest.

Class One Hundred and Thirty Three, (first of 2 parts) Likutei Sichos vol 31 p 85 ff. The Manna and Shabbos- total rest.Lecture (with no text).This class discusses the side of Shabbos and the Manna which explains the idea of pure rest and the divine pleasure of this.And how this is not nothing or worse...

Class One Hundred and Thirty Five, The Chumash: "Manna must be saved to remember".

Class One Hundred and Thirty Five, The Chumash: “Manna must be saved to remember” (Part One).[There’s no Sichos available so we are learning these ideas streight from the Chumash].The Manna was eaten for 40 years, it wasn’t exactly 40 but it was…A bit of a description of what the Manna was like. Imagine knowing that...

Class One Hundred and Thirty Six, The Chumash: The "Well of Miriam"

Class One Hundred and Thirty Six, The Chumash: The “Well of Miriam” Class One.How the well operated, it would roll with them and stayed until they came to the border of ארץ ישראל then it entered (supposedly) the ים כנרת.The בארה של מרים flooded the pass or gorge (chasm) between the two mountains at נחל...

Class One Hundred and Thirty Seven, Ma'amar Vayavo Amalaik 5743.

Class One Hundred and Thirty Seven, Ma’amar Vayavo Amalaik 5743, Class One.Amalaik is…Coldness,Uncertainty,Attacks at the fringes.|Our immortal enemy, because he is motivated by nothing (positive) other than Chutzpa “with no Crown”. Class One Hundred and Thirty Seven, Ma’amar Vayavo Amalaik 5743, Class Two.Continued, attacking the fringe. Class One Hundred and Thirty Seven, Ma’amar Vayavo Amalaik...

Class One Hundred and Thirty Eight, Likutei Sichos vol 21 page 77 ff.

Class One Hundred and Thirty Eight, Likutei Sichos vol 21 page 77 ff. Class One Hundred and Thirty Eight, Likutei Sichos vol 21 page 77 ff. Class One.Moshe was fatigued and he needed physical support to keep his hands raised, so the Yidden would win.He is considered mistaken in not attacking Amalaik himself (and right...

Class One Hundred and Thirty Nine, Likutei Sichos vol 06 page 95 ff.

Class One Hundred and Thirty Nine, Likutei Sichos vol 06 page 95 ff. We learned only the lesson of this lengthy Sicha.A lesson from Amalaik’s split and the need to unify.The division of His name and throne and what it means and how to remedy this.

Class One Hundred and Forty, Likutei Sichos vol 14 page 86 ff. remebering Amalaik to forget him.

Class One Hundred and Forty, Likutei Sichos vol 14 page 86 ff. remembering Amalaik to forget him, Class One.In this class we read the Chumash from the end of Bishalach and the end of Taitzai and compared notes.He will erase’ we must erase. Class One Hundred and Forty, Likutei Sichos vol 14 page 86 ff....

Class One Hundred and Forty one, Likutei Sichos vol 19 page 221 ff. remembering Shabbos and Amalaik; they can go together, because even Amalaik has something redemptive.

Class One Hundred and Forty one, Likutei Sichos vol 19 page 221 ff. remembering Shabbos and Amalaik; they can go together, because even Amalaik has something redemptive, Class One.Shabbos is such a good memory adn Amalaik is such a bad memory; how can they both be (mentioned) in the same memory. Class One Hundred and...