Parshas Noach: The perilous secret hidden inside Migdal Bavel
For reasons unknown to us, the Chumash explicitly states the sin of The Dor HaMabul, while the sin of the The Dor Haflaga remains an enigma. The m'forshim, by connecting the words of Chazal to their meticulous rendering of the p'sukim, offer various explanations for the Dor Haflaga's sin. But perhaps none is as stunning and relevant as that of the Ramban. To delve deeply into his words is to reveal an important secret about the residual conflict that lay at the very heart of man's existence.