Dr. Michael Laitman To Change the World – Change Man

613 Desires

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Everything consists of 613 desires. Every element on all scales, inanimate, vegetative, animate and human, consists of different combinations of 613 desires. Moreover, we speak specifically in relation to the person and that we each consist of a combination of

Can Using Your Mind be Bad for You?

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The mind serves desires. If we aim our desires at striving to achieve life’s ultimate goal, which is for humanity to positively connect and reach harmonious balance with nature, then such a mind is beneficial. We should encourage its activation,

What Is the Upper World?

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It is impossible to explain the upper world. I can only say one thing: what you now feel is a feeling in your desires, and your current desires are miniscule. You can feel the upper world solely by expanding your

How Do We Learn from Mistakes?

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We can reach an understanding of something when we understand two opposites in combination. We need to simultaneously perform an analysis, separation, synthesis and combination. Only when we undergo such a process can we attain an understanding of a certain

I React to a Poem by Anna Akhmatova

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One of my students brought me a poem by Anna Akhmatova, asking me to react to it. So here it goes… Happy is he who, amid torments, Amid anxieties and life’s noisy passions, Like a rose that blooms thoughtlessly, And

What are the Ten Sefirot of Kabbalah?

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“First, we must know the names of the ten Sefirot: KHB, HGT, NHYM. These are acronyms for Keter, Hochma, Bina, Hesed, Gevura, Tifferet, Netzah, Hod, Yesod, Malchut. These are also the ten coverings of His light, established so the lower

A New Chapter: Transitioning from RABASH’s Articles to His Letters

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We just finished studying all of RABASH’s 296 articles in our Daily Kabbalah Lessons. I think that everyone who participated in this round of study dived deep into the wisdom of Kabbalah. It is indeed an acquisition that everyone in

The Allegory of the Hotel Owners Who Tried Stealing from a Wealthy Merchant

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There is an allegory about a husband and a wife who ran a hotel for ordinary folk, and who tried to steal from a wealthy merchant who took a room at their hotel for the night. The wife saw the

What Steps Must Israel Take if They Really Ever Want Peace With Their Neighbors?

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We need to understand that, on one hand, we need to reach a state of peace and mutual understanding with our neighbors, and that we are ready for doing so. However, on the other hand, we need to always consider

Will Israel Still be Able to Celebrate its Independence Day in the Future?

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As we can see, Israel is surrounded by several groups that dream of the day that it will no longer exist, and there are constant efforts to delegitimize the existence of this country around the world, so the question about

How Does Israel Celebrate its Independence Day?

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I received a related message from Mark on my Facebook page: “I want to ask about Israel Independence Day. Today, there is so much negativity around Israel, and there is so much pessimism, doubt, bitterness and tragedy in the country.

Does Aging Have to Be So Depressing?

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No. I know hundreds of people who are growing old and who are unwilling to accept old age as a period in which we simply need to sit and wait for the end to come. Those people are students of