Posted on November 30, 2010 at 1:17am
Hashem would rather overlook the three cardinal sins than overlook Bittul Torah. Why?
The Yeitzer would allow you to fulfill any mitzvah rather than to study Torah: also, why?
First of all, to point out that although a major part of Bittul Torah has to do with the study of Torah, the main point that I refer to here is not the studying of it; rather, mindfulness of the insights themselves (also, the insights have to be holy - from observance - for the following to apply).