For those interested in studying this Ancient Wisdom we hope the answers to these frequently asked questions about Qabalah, and the Tree of Life, inspire you to explore further.
What is Qabalah?
Perhaps it is easier to start with what Qabalah is not. Qabalah is not a religion. It can be better described as a:
A Way of Life
Qabalah does, however, recognise the value in everything and embraces all aspects of spiritual life.
Do I need any special training?
The practical Qabalah and Tree of Life is for everyone. The only requirements are:
Are the teachings relevant to everyday life?
The teachings are Timeless. This ancient knowledge has been passed down through the ages by word of mouth – they remain as relevant today as they have ever been.
What can the teachings do for me?
This ancient wisdom helps us to make choices and decisions that are right for us – in line with personal and spiritual needs . The teachings offer insights inspiring us to break free from living a life that is out of balance and not in accordance with the Will of the Soul, and reveal how to create the ideal life – built on a strong emotional foundation – that will encourage personal growth, peace, fulfilment and happiness.
How can I get started?
A good place to start is at the beginning!
Malkuth – sephirah 10 – is situated at the base of the Tree of Life and represents the material plane and physical body. Study of this sphere helps us to understand how we play the ‘Game of Life’. Malkuth focuses on sorting out the basics. When exploring this sephirah we are reminded not to be tempted to jump ahead and skip over this area. Without a solid base the student will not progress very far with the Tree of Life. The focus will get drawn back time and again to Malkuth to master the challenge of managing life and energy more efficiently.