We are in the middle of the seven days of Sukkot. And when we talk about Sukkot, and about being surrounded by the Light of the Creator, it is important, I think, to bring our consciousness to a newer level.
During all the days of Sukkot, we are not only fixing this world, but we are literally planting the seeds for how the Light of the Creator will manifest in our lives and in this world. It is confusing, maybe, to hold a palm branch and a citrus fruit and understand the magnitude of what we are awakening, of what we are revealing. But we have to let go, as the kabbalists say, of everything of this world, and know that what we are doing on Sukkot is setting up not only our own lives, but also setting up the world for this year. It is an opportunity that is beyond our comprehension, and we have to know that.
Therefore, when we enter the Sukkah, we really need to let go as much as we can... read more