Life and Death- Pashas Korach

In this week’s Parsha we learn about the interplay between life and death through the Tahara of the Parah Adumah. But why does death bring to Tumah begin with? And how does the Parah impact that? There is also another question. As we know death is brought about through the Malach HaMaves- the angel of…

The Pans of Korach- ריקועי פחים

  In this week’s Parsha we learn about the tragic results of the revolt of Korach against the leadership of Moshe[1]. Korach led the rebellion, but he also persuaded two hundred and fifty leaders, mostly from Reuven[2] to join him in this rebellion. The slogan of this battle against the leadership of Moshe was: The…

The Parsha of ויהי בנסוע

In Parshas בהעלותך there is a unique Parsha, the likes of which do not appear anywhere else in Chumash. It is the two Pesukim of ויהי בנסוע and ובנחה יאמר which are surrounded and separated from the rest of the Torah with two backwards letters נון. The Gemarra in Shabbos learns from this Parsha an…