How to Build Your Eternal Home in Olam Haba


Through a person's Torah study here on Earth, a sanctuary is constructed in Heaven. We read in Mishlei: "Wisdom has built her house" (9:1), and the Midrash comments, "This teaches that whoever acquires Torah acquires a home in the World-to-Come." It goes without saying that this home is not made from conventional building materials but from the light of the Torah that a person has learned. (Chomas HaDas, Chapter 8) quoted in "Let My People Go" The Chofetz Chaim on Chumash Shemos and the Pesach Hagadah.

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