There are many groups in this world—secular groups, religious groups, and all kinds of good organizations that are accomplishing wonderful missions across the globe.
If you’ve ever been to a Kabbalah Centre event, you have probably noticed that we are a pretty diverse group composed of many faiths and walks of life. Yet in spite of this, there is a tremendous sense of unity. The reason for this is a special concept known in Hebrew as ahava, which in English means “love.”
In Kabbalah, we have a system of numerology whereby each letter of the Hebrew alphabet carries a numerical value. This means that words not only have meanings, but they also have a measurable value. Interestingly enough, the word ahava has the numerical value of 13, and so does the word echad, which means “one.”
Why is this significant?
If we think about it, there is only one place where we can experience the true oneness of ahava and that is in the Divine Light that allows each one of us to breathe--the same Divine... Read More