Succos – Trading Temporal for Eternal

Why does the Torah use the language ‘take for yourself’ in regards to the mitzvah of the arba minim (four species)? What is the loss one incurs when giving up the ‘bread and wine of Torah’ for the ‘silver of Esav?’ Why did R’ Yochanan sell his fields, his vineyards and his olive orchards? How did we merit the great spoils of Egypt, Sichon, Og and 31 kings from the small ‘investment’ of the Agudas Eizov (hyssop bundle)? What is the great reward that awaits us for keeping the mitzvah of Lulav and Esrog?

Find out in this week’s Parsha Podcast.

Running time: 26:16

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