The Chief Rabbi of Haifa once said in a shiur, "if you don't live in Israel you don't have 'Chein'". Chet Nun is the gematria 58, which is the number of mitzvot tilui h'aretz (the mitzvot which can only be performed while living the in the land of Israel).
(h/t Shlomo Wollins, IsraelReporter & WeJew.)
Monday, August 13, 2007
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