Question: You often say that we shouldn’t go back to the past, but what can I do if the past is part of my present life and is expressed in different complexes, pressuring me and ruining my life and the lives of those around me?
Answer: You must yearn for unity in the group. You should know and feel that this is how you are spurred to move toward the goal and consequently will begin to be grateful for your feelings and your memories.
Question: What does the feeling of shame mean according to the wisdom of Kabbalah?
Answer: The past is realized on me by the Creator, so the feeling of shame is never regarding the past, but the present, as to whether I can fill it with mutual guarantee.