Answer: You receive the answer immediately. The question is whether you understand the answer.
Question: Would you say that convincing yourself and understanding is the same thing?
Answer: Convincing yourself is not enough; understanding is a big problem. But these are all parts of your approach to the Creator, the higher system. The supreme management system is called the Creator.
Question: Is my correct request reflected in the world and then I see that the world is corrected?
Answer: To the same degree that you begin to be corrected, you will begin to see the world as corrected.
Question: What is the difference between turning to the center of the group with a request to the Creator and then the group bringing my request upward, and my turning directly to the Creator?
Answer: If your request and the request of each member of the group and all of them together are compatible, then the combined request directly influences your relationship with the Creator.
Question: How can one not forget to ask to resemble the Creator during good situations?
Answer: To do this, you must have a group that will remind you about it and you will remind them. Then, in good situations you will remember to turn to the Creator. However, in bad situations, there is no need for a reminder because then your ego will push you.
Question: Why are people who still do not have broad knowledge of the wisdom of Kabbalah and how to ask the Creator correctly able to turn with a request and get a result, while other people cannot understand why the Creator does not hear them?
Answer: That is completely incorrect. Let them ask, let them address as the wisdom of Kabbalah suggests, and then we shall talk.
Question: Is the imaginary control over others anything like controlling oneself? By controlling yourself, is it possible to help others?
Answer: That is basically correct.
Question: Should a desire to ask the Creator be awakened first or should one ask in any case even if one does not want to?
Answer: Even if you don’t want to, you should ask anyway. This will gradually awaken the right connection in you with the Creator. You can start in any situation, any way you wish, but a true and effective request that you will get an answer for must move through the group.
Question: Does the Creator hear us only if we pray about the problems of the members of our group?
Answer: You are asking to acquire the property of bestowal, love of others, being like the Creator; therefore, He will hear this.
Question: How can everyone be equal to the Creator if everyone is different even according to the root of the soul?
Answer: In an absolutely closed integral system, there is no small or great, there is no close or far, everyone is absolutely identical.
From the Kabbalah Lesson in Russian 11/4/18