Miketz – Chanukah and Yosef

What is the connection between Yosef and Chanukah? What is the ‘great miracle’ of Chanukah? What is the concept of ‘advertising the miracle?’ Why does the name of the Maccabi’s consist of an acrostic that speaks only of Hashem? What is the contrast between Greece and Yisrael? Why does the story center around the Beis Hamikdash?

Find out in this week’s Parsha Podcast.

Running time: 16:02

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  1. Anonymous on January 6, 2012 at 12:17 pm

    chassidus is shemen hatorah in the sefirah of lovingkindness chesed its the completion of redemption in mashiach ben david the great eagle in the skies as the baba sali described the late lubavitcher rebbe . ramchal and gra are sefira tiferet emet and sefira gevurah this is mashiach ben yosef emet and gevurah read psalms 20,24,110,118 on this, the numerous remezing cited by the gra on mashiach ben efraim. As the gra cites as does the ramchal we must pray abundentely and intensely with great emotion and kavannah for mby's complete success and that he live , see the arizl on the kavanot in pri eitz chaim for the pasuk kisai dovid avdecha . Most of israel is asleep those who seek mby in israel are awakening , like Hashem himself the nesira of zer anpin fully awakening see the ramchals writings on geulah . The shechina being illuminated by zer anpin.

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