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The Ten Sefirot: Hesed, Gedullah


Love, Lovingkindness, Compassion, Greatness, Grace


Hesed represents the generous, benevolent (masculine) side of God.

There are 72 "bridges" of Hesed.

Human Imagery (Primordial Man)

  • Right arm.

Biblical Figures

  • Abraham

Names of God

  • El.
  • Supreme God (El 'Elyon).


  • White.

Other Symbols and Images

  • Upper waters.
  • Lion.

Sources: Prof. Eliezer Segal