Question: If every country cares only about itself these days, is this an indication that we have not internalized nature’s lesson?
Answer: Of course. When have we internalized it? Never.
Question: I have reached the recognition of my evil inclination more and more, to such an extent that I don’t see its end. Will it ever come to an end? Where can I recruit the great power in order to reveal evil inside me all the time?
Answer: You need to try to learn how to turn evil into good. Then each revelation of evil will bring you joy because you will build the good above it. Thus you will connect yourself with the whole cosmos to the whole world, and to the whole general soul, and you will feel yourself entering a state of wholeness, and most importantly, a state of eternity.
Question: Why do the stinginess and egoism of one individual inflict pain unto other people?
Answer: It is because we are in one single system and we impact each other. It is like in a corporeal body, if there is a wound in the foot, the whole body suffers.
Question: Can bestowal be measured?
Answer: Yes, both bestowal and receiving are forces that are measured by certain units, by the units of our egoism, called Aviut, which means the thickness of the desire. Our egoism is divided into 125 egoistic levels, and it is according to these units that we measure the force of receiving and accordingly also the force of bestowal.
Question: Is it right to use shame in order to ascend above the ego?
Answer: It is a good thing. There are many different levels of shame; therefore, the shame should be because of insufficient self-realization.
Question: In the corporeal world I cover my desires with money. Is each one’s Masach individual in the spiritual world, or should there be a common Masach for the ten?
Answer: In the spiritual world you cover your desires by bestowal, whereas in our world you cover your desires by receiving. This is the difference between our world and the spiritual world.
Question: Can the beginning of the spiritual receiving of everything that happens with me be a good thing?
Answer: Yes, but only if you really know how to receive everything. In order to do so, you have to be connected to the group and to the Creator who is revealed in the group. Then you will be able to perceive everything that happens as the absolute good.
Question: How should I respond to all the negativity that grows in me toward people, like toward those who do not keep social distance, for example, or do not wear masks?
Answer: You have to work on yourself. You can act, but so that they will understand that they don’t take you seriously, and that it hurts you not because they can harm you that way, but because they relate to others this way.
Question: Is what is happening because of the virus an indication that we are nearing the end of the world?
Answer: Don’t worry. There will not be an end to the world. Nothing is limited by our world and our life. We simply need to act so that this life will be very meaningful and that it will have positive implications in the future.
From KabTV’s “Fundamentals of Kabbalah” 4/19/20