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Zera Shimshon-Seeds of Holiness-Season 2-Episode 1-The three eyes of the Hadassim

Season 2, Ep. 1

Rabbi Kalman Worch leads the Shiur through selected passages of the Zera Shimshon that shed a whole new light on the holiday season.

Rabbi Shimshon Chaim had only one child, a son, who died at a young age. Rabbi Shimshon Chaim decided to dedicate his 'Sefarim' to the memory of this child who had no continuity of a family. Hence the name "Zera Shimshon" In the introduction to his work,he promises that anyone that takes upon himself to learn from his writing, will be granted"children, praise, health, 'parnasa', wealth, honor".

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