Why is the creation of water not mentioned in the narrative of Creation? What is the concept of the upper and lower waters? Why was the lower water originally a mixture of water and earth? Why is the water gathered to reveal the land? What is the meaning of R’ Bachya’s statement that the water’s nature is to be on top and the earth’s nature is to be below? Why were they to defy their nature? What is the deeper concept of water?
Find out in this week’s Parsha Podcast.
Running time: 20:59