The Danger of Lashon Hara and the Importance of Shmiras Halashon (part 1)

Guarding one's speech has the power to elevate one's status in Olam Haba. What happens when one speaks Lashon Hara, how does it interface with the internal design of creation? What is the significance of the act of speaking Lashon Hara?

A definition of Lashon Hara, it's 3 components (the sender, the receiver, and the message), and lashon hara as a form of נזק (damage)

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