The Ten Sefirot and Their Inner Dimension

Sefirah (pl. sefirot) is a channel of Divine energy or life-force. This most fundamental concept of Kabbalah is that in the process of creation an intermediate stage was emanated from God’s infinite light to create what we experience as finite reality. These channels are called the Ten Sefirot, Ten Divine Emanations, Ten Divine Radiances, Ten Divine Eluminices, or Ten Divine Powers which are the basic terms and concepts of the inner wisdom of the Torah which is called Kabbalah.

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3 Responses to The Ten Sefirot and Their Inner Dimension

  1. Yehudith_Shraga says:

    Every full set of concepts from the world or from the human psyche, whatever it may be must in the final analysis parallel and correspond to the most basic of the models in Torah, that of the ten sefirot which Hashem uses to create the world. In the sefirot first there is the super-rational and super-conscious sefirah, the crown (hovering above and around the ten conscious sefirot to follow). Then come the three intellectual powers called Chabad (the acronym of the Hebrew words for wisdom, understanding, and knowledge). Finally, we have the seven emotive faculties from loving-kindness to kingdom.

  2. Counting is a state of mind. Counting something gives it value. It also makes us accountable for what we are counting. We always need to be counting and taking things into account. A Jew always feels accountable to the Almighty; first and foremost for the days and hours of his life. A Jew wants to ensure that he maximizes his time, so in a sense Jews are always counting; always taking responsibility for the gifts they have been given by the Creator and always treasuring those gifts. But…

  3. The concept of the 50 Gates of the Sefirah of Understanding( Binnah).

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