Passover: Love Is Revolution

Judaism is a spiritual path, a set of practices intended to facilitate living an awakened life. Passover is the Jewish holiday celebrating the Exodus from Egypt, the holiday of freedom. During the Passover Seder, Jewish parents tell a story to their children about their ancestors journey from slavery and bondage to freedom, a tale that has been passed down from Jewish parent to child for over 2,500 years. In the Haggadah, the book used to guide the telling of the story, it says “In every generation, a person is obligated to see themselves as though they personally went out of Egypt.” According to the Jewish mystical teachings of Hasidut, this passage means the journey from slavery to freedom is also spiritual, and is one that every person in every generation must make. Continue reading “Passover: Love Is Revolution”