August 2004 Passage of the Month

From Bociany by Chava Rosenfarb, p. 220:

"Do you remember how I used to tell you about the Heavenly Chariot?...How the Almighty's Chariot is harnessed to the twenty-two letters of the alphabet, and that along with the ten sefirot, His emanations, they form the thirty-two ways of wisdom by which the universe was created?...[T]hese twenty-two letters are not only sacred, they are also healing; you must hold on to them in order to overcome the hurdles of day-to-day life. The twenty-two letters are the hooks at the end of the bright threads to which our souls must attach themselves, so that, from our distance, we may come along on the heavenly ride."


Image 2004 US Games
Text cited 2000 Syracuse University Press
Page 2004 Diane Wilkes