TREE OF LIFE COUNT DOWN TO NEW YEARS DAY

2 September 2018 or 22 Elul 5778

6     ווּ     Vav   Peg    Nail

In the Tree of Life Hesed position Vav represents a nail or link to join separate parts as we build. As we progress toward the New Year we reach out toward the future. The expansiveness of Vau in the Hesed position, invites us to to the Infinite Holiness. And so we ask for, and bless each other for, a “Good Year,” we link our small selves wishes, hopes and dreams to the Infinite future. In building relationships Vavin Hesed is expansive. It invites us to expand our sense of self to encompass a grater Wholeness.

It speaks of the necessity of developing greater compassion for others and especially our selves.

Here we are invited to go out from our self-protective ego and through sharing our depths, be truly known.Time to release that which keeps us from being fully present and connected to others, so we can