Noach – Illusion and Reality
If water is a creative force, why is the world being destroyed by water? What is the connection between the cooling of the waters and cooling of the anger of Achashverosh in the story of Purim? What is the parallel between the water’s destruction here, and the water’s destruction of the Egyptians as the Jews made their exodus? What is the significance of the Jewish people traversing ‘dry land in the midst of the sea?’ Why is Noach called ‘Ish Ha’adamah’ – isn’t this the opposite of the concept of tzaddik who we would equate with water?
Find out in this week’s Parsha Podcast.
Running time: 19:31