(8:4) This is the workmanship of the menorah, hammeredout gold, from its base to its flower it is hammered out; according to the vision that God showed Moses, so did he make the menorah.
This is the workmanship of the menorah Moses had difficulty grasping the structure of the menorah because of its many details and ornaments until God showed him a model of the menorah, pointing at it with His finger. For it says “This is the workmanship of the menorah.” “This” implies that God pointed it out to him (Menachot 29b).
(10:25) Then journeyed the banner of the camp of the children of Dan, the rear guard of all the camps, according to their legions. Heading that legion was Achiezer son of Amishaddai.
The rear guard of all the camps Why was the tribe of Dan the rear guard of all the camps? Because it was the most numerous of the tribes. It traveled last, so that if someone up front had