The study of The Book of Zohar is above all studies and is a great correction to the soul. Since the whole of the Torah is the Names of the Creator, it is nevertheless clothed in stories, and one who reads the stories thinks of the literal. However, in The Book of Zohar, the secrets themselves are revealed, and the reader knows that they are the secrets of the Torah, although it is not understood because of the smallness of the attaining, and the depth of the attained.
–Pointing with the Finger, item 44
Daily Kabbalah Lesson – Video
A video clip from Dr. Michael Laitman’s daily Kabbalah Lesson.
A passenger jet was suffering through a severe thunderstorm. As the passengers were being bounced around by the turbulence, a young woman turned to a Lubavitcher chassid sitting next to her and with a nervous laugh asked, “Rabbi, you are a man of G-d, can’t you do something about this storm?” To which he replied, “Lady, I’m in sales, not management…”
The Baal Shem Tov once remarked: Dancing brings joy to the Supernal Family [the Creator and the Ministering Angels] and blessings to the Jewish people, together with happiness, mercy, and great kindness.