I decided to share some thoughts from a beloved rebbe, Kalanymous Kalman Shapira, from his Book of the Royal Path. Below is his message for his students on Shavuot, 1939, interspersed with some comments.
The rebbe begins by refering to the ray of creation, a concept in physics and meta-physics. Basically, the cosmolgy imagines that existence is arising in the Will of the Eternal, which flows into an impulse to create - to ongoingly and constantly re-create - a world. The world... Read More