1. A brief analysis of the nature of the particular brand of evil exemplified by Amalek. Also: Why do we particualrly have a mitzvah of Tzedakah on Purim?
2. Putting the obligation to destroy Amalek into perspective.
This shiur explores a fascinating hidden theme in Parshat Besahlach, clarifiying issues of peshat and derash (disecting a fascinating midrash in Vayikra Rabbah).
Note: This shiur adds new insights and clarifications to the version found in Amittah Shel Torah.
The structure, meaning and significance of the 10 Makkot- and much more- explained.