Vayakhel – A Good Name

What is the concept of a good name? How does one get a good name? Why is a ‘good name better than oil?’ What does oil represent? What is the difference between a superficial appointment to power, versus a leader who is connected to his spiritual essence? Why are the words shemo-name, mekor-root, and ratzon-desire all the same gematria, and what is their connection? Why is ‘the day of death greater than the day of birth?’ What was the difference between the great prophets and Aharon’s sons, Nadav and Avihu?

Find out in this week’s Parsha Podcast.

Running time: 21:18

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