Bo – The Month, the Moon and the Light

Why are the commandments of Pesach given on the first day of the month of Nissan? What is the connection between the New Moon and the Full Moon? Why do we refer to the night of the 14th of Nissan as ‘Ohr’ – ‘Light?’ Why does the Midrash refer to the last 3300 years as the time of our betrothal to Hashem, and the times of Moshiach as the marriage? Why are the Jewish people redeemed at night? What is the concept of the mitzvah of ‘hachodesh hazeh lachem’ – this is your month? How does this month constitute a full unit?

Find out in this week’s Parsha Podcast.

Running time: 22:32

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