2019 ORT Belgium conference Eliane Maarek : The Hebrew alphabet to understand the holy commandments

 Conference given by Eliane MAAREK – Monday 12 August 2019

By knowing the Hebrew alphabet it’s possible to understand the divine commandments

The Herbrew language is the means of communiation between the Creator of the World and Hebrew people as well as humanity. During this conference we will discover how ever since Jews who know Hebrew access the meaning of the biblical commandments without any intermediary.One has to know the meaning of each Hebrew letter and obviously some basic rules. After having browsed the alphabet, we’ll comment the reason why the commandments require us to eat Matzo (unleavened bread) for Pessah and why it is prohibited to light the fire on Shabbat.You’ll learn that logic is present everywhere, which facilitates the undertanding of the Torah.

This conference is open to all, even to those who don’t know Hebrew.

Eliane Maarek is a Doctor-Engineer in Mathematics and a Company Manager (ARKELIS : strategy consulting, marketing, management and innovation). She publishes articles and a book is now in preparation. She has given lectures and has spoken at numerous conferences in France, Israël and many other countries for now 7 years on the theme : «  Understanding the Torah in a simple way through mathematical logic ».  

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