Rebbe Nachman of Breslev on Shmiras Habris
who was Shomer Hbris received the rights of the firstborn. This was taken
away from Reuvain who desecrated his fathers bed, which is a form of Pgam
is brought down in the Zohar, The main evil desire of a person is for
Niuf. This is the biggest defilement. When one is Shomer Hbris he receives
the ability to pray.
tzitzs is a great protection from Niuf (desire for women).
one does not guard the Bris, this results from his haughtiness. It is
as if he makes himself into a deity, for he shows that he is not satisfied
with the holiness of G-D. He therefore flaws the divine name SHKY, for
this name represents that one should be content with holiness. When a
person does guard the Bris, he merits a light that will guide him in the
path of Teshuva (repentants).
who is not Shomer Hbris damages the 39 divine lights. He draws upon himself
the load of earning a living, which are the 39 labors. This is taught
in the Zohar, “One who throws bread crumbs on the floor is chased
by poverty, certainly this happens to one who threw down crumbs of his
does one merit to totally nullify his ego and haughtiness and to pass
all honor to G-D, this is done by being Shomer Hbris.
is an evil that includes the evil of all seventy nations; this is the
burning fire of Niuf.
the use of the holy language one can contain and control the desire for
exile of Egypt came about because of Pgam Hbris. As a result of Pgam Hbris
sward (war) comes to the land. This is the concept of the ‘Avenging
who flaws his Bris flaws his Daas (knowledge).
through rectifying the Bris one is saved from the face of the Sitra Achera.
nation of Yisroel is called holy because they guard the Bris.
who has rectified his Bris, it is imposable for him to fall into the desire
who is Pogem Hbris, he flaws his voice. Yackov who was very careful to
be Shomer Hbris merited to attain a high level of voice. It therefore
says, “The voice, is the voice of Yackov.”
is almost imposable for a person to rectify his sins and all their aspects,
for they are many. For there are many details and various aspects for
every sin. However when one rectifies the Bris, which is the combining
element of all channels, he automatically repairs the damage from all
main way the nation of Yisroel becomes close to their Father in Heaven
is through Tikun Hbris.
a living without effort is the concept of ‘Bread from heaven’
it is possible to receive this through the general rectification which
is Tikun Hbris.
earning money comes only through hard tedious work, it is only because
he did not fully rectify the Bris. “One who throws bread crumbs
on the floor is chased by poverty, certainly this happens to one who threw
down crumbs of his brain.”
is no permanent Emunah (faith) only through the concept of Bris.
while traveling on the rode is dependent on Shmiras Hbris.
is dependent on Shmiras Hbris.
one of the seventy nations excels in one bad trait. The cumulative evil
of all seventy bad traits is the desire for Niuf. By abolishing it one
does a general rectification. Who ever brakes this desire will easily
be able to break the rest of his bad traits.
the above mentioned verses is only works for a person that occasionally
falls to such thoughts. Someone who is heaven forbid regular with such
thoughts and cannot separate from them, he must cry as he says the Shma.
a set rule, that a person will not understand the words of a Tzadik unless
he has first completely rectified his Bris. Only then will he begin to
understand the words of the Tzadik.
who has completely rectified his Bris has control over his mind.
who was Pogem Hbris cannot pray with full concentration.
does not receive enjoyment from his prayer until he has rectified the
who was Pogem Hbris falls into the concept of ‘Bitter waters’.
is a sickness where the bones decay; this comes about since the inner
mater of the bones became dried up due to Niuf.
who was Pogem Hbris should be very careful to protect himself from dogs
and sword (weapons).
(when they attacked Yisroel in Desert) defiled them through Keri, which
is Pgam Hbris.
the false charisma comes from the “False beauty.” Some one
who is not careful about staying away from the beauty of women falls victim
to these false charismas.
a person heaven forbid, experiences a nocturnal emission it stems from
the Klipah of Lilis [her name should be erased]. When one secretly gives
charity, he is able to redeem the sparks of holiness from the Klipah.
modesty one is saved from Niuf, and merits Shmiras Hbris. Just as the
Great Sages said “One who is haughty will in the end fall to adultery.”
the Sages said “One who is greater then his friend, his evil inclination
is also bigger”, they were referring to the desire for Niuf. This
is the main aspect of the evil inclination as it is brought down in the
a person really begins to regret his sins, then all the drops of seed
that came from him will also begin to feel this. Both those that ended
up physical children as well as those that were sent to the other place,
heaven forbid. For also there they have a heart and some form of body.
They will then begin to feel pain and regret their position. They will
realize that they are in a dirty defiled place. In the beginning it appears
to them that they are in a good position, for they are damaging spirits.
Only after their father has begun to regret his actions, do they begin
to realize where they truly are. They start to weep and cry, and a big
commotion is made amongst them. The best time for this is during the month
of Elul. These children are also considered his children; they are also
dependent on him. Therefore when a person dies they go after his coffin
crying for him, just as his own children do. However this that they follow
him crying, is a great embarrassment for him. May the merciful one save
us from such punishments.
one reaches levels of happiness, then G-D himself helps him be Shomer
Hbris. The main cause of Pgam Hbris is depression. The known Klipah that
is called Lilis, because she is always whining, causes Pgam Hbris. Whining
stems from Sadness. Therefore the main part of Shimras Hbris is to be
happy. By being happy one merits that G-D himself helps him be Shomer
Hbris, as mentioned above.
Tikun for a nocturnal emission, heaven forbid is to say ten chapters of
Tehilim on the day that it occurred. For there is power in the saying
of Tehilim to remove the drops of seed from the Klipah that has taken
them. The word Tehilim has the same numerical equivalence as Lilis with
the five letters of her name. As one is saying the Tehilim he should meditate
that Tehilim equals 485 which is equal to the names Kel Elokim filled
in the following manner . Through these two divine names the drop is removed
from the Klipah.
has the same Gematrya as her name ‘Lilis’. Therefore there
is power in the study of Talmud to either weaken her or the opposite heaven
that charity is a great protection and helps a lot to save a person from
thoughts of Niuf. Still a person is not allowed to depend on this and
to mix and talk with women, it just makes it that it does not damage him
of Niuf are in the category of the highest impurity the concept of a dead
body. Charity can save a person from this as it says, “Charity shall
save from death.”
is a great rectification for the Bris. A person was supposed to channel
his energy to Kedusha, to the proper place. Instead he heaven forbid channeled
it to the Other Place. Therefore the way to rectify it is through the
giving of Charity, for he goes and rechannels the energy back into Kedusha.
One must be very careful not to give the charity to someone who does not
really need it because he would then be flawing the energy even more.
are three actions, which can flaw a persons prayers. One of them is someone
who is not properly Shomer Hbris.
who is Pogem Hbris is considered a slave, the concept of Chum on whom
it says “A servant he shall be to his brothers.”
main rectification of the mind, is by breaking the desire for Niuf. The
mind is like a burning candle, it feeds of the fluids in the body. The
fluids travel to the brain becoming the fatty substance that feeds the
brain. It comes out that the main power of the mind comes from these fatty
fluids. Therefore when a person breaks the desire for Niuf, and stops
excreting the fluids from the body, they then travel up to the brain giving
him more mind power.
a person is defiled in his sleep by demons.
defiled Yisroel with Niuf through Keri (nocturnal emission). This comes
about through the concept of Amalek. This is the flight against Amalek.
main aspect of the holiness of Yisroel is that they guard themselves from
Niuf, and from nocturnal emissions, heaven forbid.
the decrease of the mind comes the desire for Niuf. For the mind acts
as a barrier before this desire, since a person does not commit a sin
unless a spirit of madness possesses him. However when the mind is complete
it serves as a barrier.
person has a small amount of the spirit of Mosiach. The main thing this
depend on is watching ones self from Niuf.
evil desire is the concept of flawing the eyes as it says “Do not
stray after your heart and your eyes.”
the Kavonos for the month of Elul are a big Tikun for Pgam Hbris.
because of this sin a person can lose his destined wife (zivug). Since
he has turned away from his zivug, it is very hard for him to find her.
Even if he does find her she will be rebellious towards him. She will
not follow his will since he turned away from her. By fixing this sin,
a person will find his destined wife, and she will not be rebellious towards
great rectification for a nocturnal emission, heaven forbid, is to say
ten chapters of Tehilim. These ten chapters of Tehilim represent the ten
types of music that the Tehilim were written with. This is the exact opposite
of the Klipah that caused it. Know, that these are the ten chapters, Chapters
16, 32, 41, 42, 59, 77, 90, 105, 137, 150. However merits to say them
that day, does not have to wor4ry about from the terrible flaws caused
by the emission, heaven forbid, for sure it has been rectified by this.
In merit of the rectification of this sin, Moshiach will come to gather
all the dispersed of our nation.
someone reveals a new piece of Torah, it is a great rectification for
improper thoughts. All such thoughts are cased by the imagination center
of the brain. By innovating a piece of torah one uses this to put pieces
together thereby rectifying these improper thoughts.
in Eretz Yisroel is very big Tikun for Pgam Hbris.
when a person begins to make himself holy, it will happen that he will
have a nocturnal emission. This happens because the forces of evil are
trying to fight him, he should not let this stop him.
When a person begins to have doubts about G-D, he ends up seeing Keri
(nocturnal emission) and having impure thoughts.
speaking only the truth, one is able to guard the Bris.
excreting seed in waste, a person creates evil spirits. These spirits
cloth themselves in other people, who then argue and try to dominate over
him, causing him great pain.
excessive eating a person comes to doing Niuf.
Tikun for Zera Lvatalah, is to cause other people to repent.
drunk causes a person to be Pogem Hbris.