Songs of Yearning created The Holy Blessed One in the creation of the skies and land in order to praise and rejoice in the Holiness that created everything…what’s more, the entire world is yearning and rejoicing to beautify their Creator…This is the meaning of “In the beginning”/ Breishit (בְּרֵאשִׁית) - look at the letters and you will see Shir Ta’ev (שִׁיר תָּאֵב):
A Song of Yearning, A Song of Desire.

— Zohar Chadash, Breishit 298