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What it the significance of the fact that Yisrael's first stop was "Sukos"?

1.

Targum Yonasan: That was where the seven 1 Ananei Kavod joined them. 2

2.

Nefesh Shimshon (Sukos): Sukos is where Yisrael dwell after they are saved [here, from slavery in Egypt]. 3


1

Refer to 10:34:1:1. Also see R. Shimon Siriliyo Shevi'is 6:1.

2

As implied in the word itself - See Peirush Yonasan.

3

Sefas Emes (Devarim l'Sukos 651, citing the Zohar): After Yakov was saved from Esav, he went to Sukos, for after Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kipur, the Satan chases Yisrael, and Sukos is the protection.

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