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Pithom and Raamses As A Reflection Of Human Behavior

Were Pithom and Raamses only ancient cities that the Hebrew slaves built for Pharaoh in Egypt, or those are metaphors for the human behavior in time and space? Pithom in Hebrew פי – תהום meaning a mouth of great depth that swallows everything good that we do, or we say and Raamses in Hebrew is … Continue reading

January 8, 2019


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The Mutual Interface Between The Whale And The Name Levi

Good morning and Boker Tov 🙂 Another aspect of escorting and companionship we find in the noun לויתן, Livyathan, a whale in English. The first three letters of the word לויתן are the same three letters which appear in the name of Levi לוי. The three letters are Lamed, Vav, Yod. When we come to … Continue reading

November 23, 2018


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What Does The Name Levi Mean?

What Does The Name Levi Mean? After giving birth to two sons, Reuben and Simon, both named after the verbs, to see, and to listen (Reuben and Siman) Leah, Jacob’s wife, gives birth to a third son. At her third birth, Leah says: “This time my husband shall accompany me for I gave him three … Continue reading

November 22, 2018


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What Does The Name Joseph Mean?

Good Afternoon and Boker Tov 🙂 What does the name Joseph mean? In the Bible, many names are being inspired by verbs, for example, Cain from Kaniti קניתי (I bought), Isaac, From Yitzhak יצחק which is coming from the verb to laugh, Reuben ראובן inspired from his mother words when he was born saying, “look … Continue reading

November 21, 2018


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Can A Father Interpret His Son’s Dream?

Sun שמש Shemesh Joseph dreams the second time, in this dream, the sun, the moon, and eleven stars are bowing before him. When Joseph tells the dream to his father and his brothers, his father scolds him saying: “Do you think that I, your mother and brothers will come and bow before you? Though Jacob … Continue reading

November 20, 2018


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What does the word Hallelujah הללו-יה mean?

Good afternoon 🙂 What does the word Hallelujah הללו-יה mean? Hallelu” means “praise”, while the combination Ya refers to the divine wisdom and the human understanding. For the Yod (in Gematria 10), stands for the divine wisdom, and the letter Heh (in Gematria 5), stands for human understanding. … To continue the discussion about the word … Continue reading

November 18, 2018