By Raphael Afilalo
The Ari overflowed with Torah. He was once specialist in Scripture, Mishnah, Talmud, Midrash, Maaseh Bereishit and Maaseh Merkavah. approximately all of the various degrees of prophecy, their information and from which point the prophets had their revelations. He understood the whistling of the bushes, the grass and stones, the language of the birds and different animals, the conversations of angels, the flicking of a candle. He may perhaps learn traces at the hand or faces within the demeanour defined within the Zohar (2:74b). He may possibly determine all that any one had performed, and will see what they'd do sooner or later. He may possibly learn a person’s recommendations, even sooner than the concept entered his brain. He observed destiny occasions and knew approximately all occurring right here or decreed in heaven.
He understood the mysteries of reincarnation, who were born ahead of or incarnated for the 1st time. He may possibly seek advice from the soul of somebody in entrance of him; be aware of of his earlier incarnations, what he did from the day he was once born previously and what his current Tikun is. He may possibly inform a person approximately his sins in his past existence and why he got here again during this current lifestyles. He may well examine anyone and enable him know the way he was once attached to better religious degrees and what's his unique root in Adam Harishon.
The Ari may perhaps see impressive issues approximately anyone within the mild of a candle or during the flame of a hearth. He was once in a position to see the souls of the righteous, those that had died in recent years or had lived in precedent days. With those souls he studied supernal secrets and techniques. through a person's odor he used to be in a position to comprehend all that he had performed. The evildoers shunned him, he may possibly see even though them and recognize what they did or concept. whilst honest males desired to repent, then he may inform them what used to be their precise Tikun to revive and fully fix their souls. He may inform his scholars how misplaced souls may come to him through the millions at any time when he was once within the fields. they might fill the timber, the rivers and ask him to assist and service them. He knew each deed somebody had performed or could do sooner or later, see his recommendations and foresee all his destiny ones.
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ARIZAL: Prince of the Kabbalists by Raphael Afilalo