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Tzav and Purim – secret of seventy

What is the concept of seventy and seven? What is the significance of the seventy years between the two temples? Why is the gematria of wine (יין) and secret (סוד) both seventy? What is the depth of the idea of the seventy nations and the seventy offspring of Yakov? Why does the story climax with…

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Why drink?

Hi Mr. Goldwag,I have a question if you don’t mind. Why is it a mitzvah to get drunk on Purim??I hope you are having a wonderful Purim! On the surface level, the mitzvah has to do with the fact that the miracles of Purim came about because of the mishteh – the parties that occurred.…

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