hebrew
1)

Why did Hashem instruct Moshe to see the land before he died?

1.

Rashi (on Pasuk 52): Because Hashem knew how precious the land was in his eyes' (in which case, seeing it would give him great joy and satisfaction).

2.

Seforno: In order to bestow his blessings upon it. 1

3.

Da'as Zekenim (52), Hadar Zekenim (52), Rosh (44): Hashem could not grant his request to enter, so He granted his request to see it, lest He turn him away empty.

4.

Targum Yonasan: Refer to 32:52:2:2.


1

Which is what Moshe intended when he initially asked for permission to see Eretz Yisrael - See, 3:24.

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