Day 18 – Netzach in Tiferet

Overcome obstacles to implementing your blueprint. There are internal and external obstacles.  Will others accept my changes?  Will I have the tenacity and persuasion to construct a new life based …

Day 17 – Tiferet in Tiferet

How is your essence revealed through your work, through your relationships, through your avocations? There may be many details to your blueprint, we are no less complex than a house …

Day 16 – Gevurah in Tiferet

Narrow the focus and choose a blueprint. Formulate it and say it aloud. Draw it, write it down. This is who I am (even if in the next moment your …

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Day 15 – Chesed in Tiferet

As we begin to formulate who we are (our free selves)—we want to first and foremost remain open. Tiferet is associated with the gut in the body (our body’s intuition) …

Week 3. The Week of Tiferet

We are interpreting Tiferet as integration. My Kabbalah teacher emphasizes the inner meaning of the Sefirah of Tiferet as empathy (and Rabbi Jacobson interprets it similarly as compassion). The word …

Week 2. The week of Gevurah

We are interpreting Gevurah as “limiting” love (from others).  In the early Kabbalah it is usually translated as fear or awe. As it is on the left side of the …

Week 1. Chesed (leaving Egypt through the sea)

Overall intention: To view love and those who love you as your teachers; expanding who you are emotionally and growing your capacity to love.  Love comes in many varieties—and we …

Fifty First Dates

Can we start anew each day, each moment?  Memory is like an anchor in the flow of time.  We remember our ports of call, the people, places, tastes, smells, feelings …

Making Good Time

I was watching Young at Heart, a delightful documentary about a singing group of people in their seventies and beyond.   The group is a compilation of people making each day …