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2023-01-03 – LH4 – YD1 – Giluach 5 – Para. 6b-9 – Chinuch – Torah Education; Sekhel HaMakif – Za’akah – Seven Lights of Menorah; Cause of Suffering; Fasting In SHOVaVIM

Giluach 5 – Para. 6b-9. Chinuch – Torah Education; Sekhel HaMakif – Za’akah – Seven Lights of Menorah; Turning Tefilah Into Torah; Cause of Suffering; Fasting In SHOVaVIM. Parshas Shemos.
Speaker: Rabbi Nasan Miamon. This shiur was given on the 10th of Teves, Yom Gimmel Parshas Vayechi.
Hilkos Giluah 5 is based on Likutey Moharan 21.

00:00 – PARAGRAPH 6b. בְּעֶ֖צֶב תֵּֽלְדִ֣י בָנִ֑ים – “…in pain you shall bear children…” (Bereishis 3:16, Bereishis).
04:53 – PARAGRAPH 7. וְאֵ֗לֶּה שְׁמוֹת֙ בְּנֵ֣י יִשְׂרָאֵ֔ל הַבָּאִ֖ים מִצְרָ֑יְמָה אֵ֣ת יַֽעֲקֹ֔ב אִ֥ישׁ וּבֵית֖וֹ בָּֽאוּ – “And these are the names of the sons of Israel who came to Egypt; with Yaakov, each man and his household came” (Shemos 1:1, Shemos).
05:08 – Introduction to SHoVaVIM that will be covered in PARAGRAPH 8.
05:53 – NOTE about the Fast of the Tenth Of Teves.
10:04 – Reference to Likutey Moharan 30. A father has the main responsibility for the Torah education of his child.
18:33 – The word Shekhina also alludes to Knesses Yisrael.
23:32 – NOTE on the word אסתרה – hidden.
34:56 – Q&R about Za’akah (wordless crying out to Hashem) being a necessary step in turning Tefilah into Torah. Reference to Likutey Moharan 22.
35:40 – Q&R about qualification for teaching Breslov chassidus. Torah teachers.
37:34 – PARAGRAPH 8. Fasting During SHOVaVIM or SHOVaVIM TaT – the acronym made from the initial letters of Parshios Shemos through Mishpatim (plus Terumah and Tetzaveh during a leap year). שׁ֣וּבוּ בָנִ֚ים שֽׁוֹבָבִים֙ – “Return, rebellious children…” (Yirmiyahu 3:14).
45:05 – Q&R about fasting during SHOVaVIM.
45:28 – PARAGRAPH 9. All suffering is a result of lack of דעת – recognition of Hashem. The mystery of free will in light of Hashem’s omniscience.
58:38 – NOTE about Rav Nosson of Nemirov’s yahrzeit today. Rav Nosson Ben Chaya Lana, B”R’ Naftali Hertz ז”ל.
59:19 – Closing blessings.

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