Toldot: The Scent of Heaven

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Shabbat Consciousness Lectures 2014

Toldot: The Scent of Heaven

Published: November 24, 2014
Originally recorded: November 21, 2014

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Lesson Highlights

  • Going against our nature
  • Speaking with consciousness
  • Jacob and Esau: connecting to spirituality or physicality
  • Correcting past lives 
  • Light out of Darkness
  • The scent of heaven
  • Negativity and positivity joining together
  • Staying on our path
  • Taking the beatings of life

Lesson Description

Kabbalists teach that Isaac blesses Jacob rather than Esau when he smells the scent of heaven. In exploring this and other stories from the portion of Toldot, Karen reveals how we can stay on the path of the Light for bringing blessings and peace to the world.

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One of the major spiritual connections kabbalists make on the Sabbath is the reading of a weekly Bible portion. These consciousness lectures present lessons on each week's portion to elevate our consciousness and create awareness of the spiritual energy and gifts that are available through the reading of a Torah Scroll. With greater awareness and an awakened consciousness, we can connect to the Light revealed each week and use it as support in our ongoing spiritual work.

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