Point To Ponder Before Simchat Torah

Three crowns were conferred upon Israel: the crown of Torah, the crown of priesthood, and the crown of royalty. Aaron merited the crown of priesthood, as [Numbers 25:13] states: “And it will be an eternal covenant of priesthood for him and his descendants after him.”
David merited the crown of royalty, as [Psalms 89:37] states: “His seed will continue forever, and his throne will be as the sun before Me.”
The crown of Torah is set aside, waiting, and ready for each Jew, as [implied by Deuteronomy 33:4]: “The Torah which Moses commanded us is the inheritance of the congregation of Jacob.” Whoever desires may come and take it.
Lest you say that the other crowns surpass the crown of Torah, the crown of Torah is greater than the other two.
Rambam Hilchot Talmud Torah 2:1
Let us be among the lucky ones who obtain the crown of Torah by devoting time to learn each day.

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