What is the purpose of life?
a. To serve G-d.
b. To reach the World to Come.
c. To study Torah.
d. To overcome the yetzer hara (evil inclination).
If you chose one of the above, this book is bound to be an eye-opener.
In this expert translation of the Hebrew original, the purpose of life is explored and elucidated with the classic teachings of Rabbi Moshe Chaim Luzatto in a clear, contemporary, and easy-to-understand style. Why are we here? How does enjoyment and pleasure fit in? Featuring engaging stories, examples, and anecdotes, this invaluable book is packed with surprising answers to these questions and many more.
The translator, Rabbi Moshe D. Lichtman, has been an educator at several yeshivas and women's seminaries in Israel, including Be'er Miriam Women's seminary, Yeshivat Yesodei HaTorah, and Michlelet Mevaseret Yerushalayim (MMY).