Reading the Zohar: The Sacred Text of the Kabbalah

by Pinchas Giller

Book, 2001

Barcode

123458138

Call number

150 GIL

Publication

Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2001.

Description

Comprising well over a thousand pages of densely written Aramaic, the compilation of texts known as the Zohar represents the collective wisdom of various strands of Jewish mysticism, or kabbalah, up to the thirteenth century. This massive work continues to provide the foundation of muchJewish mystical thought and practice to the present day. In this book, Pinchas Giller examines certaing sections of the Zohar and the ways in which the central doctrines of classical kabbalah took shape around them.

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ISBN

0195118499 / 9780195118490
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