Drawing Down Divine Blessing

At the end of the first chelek of the Zohar, in Parshas VaYechi, daf 250a, Rebbe Shimon bar Yochai speaks on the inyan of Kos Shel Brocho (Cup of Blessing) and bread that is left on the table for Birkas HaMazon. It says there that Rav Hamnuna Saba would not give the Kos Shel BrochoContinue reading “Drawing Down Divine Blessing”

Rebuilding the Beis HaMikdash Now

In the Zohar HaKodosh, daf 230 the inyonim of Ketores, the Beis HaMikdash, and tefilloh are discussed. The Ketores as offered in the Beis HaMikdash had the power to sweeten all the Dinim (harsh judgements), and this was one reason it was offered. The Zohar further states that the Ketores was a great joy toContinue reading “Rebuilding the Beis HaMikdash Now”