Studies in Ecstatic Kabbalah

Studies in Ecstatic Kabbalah

by Moshe Idel

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780887066054
Publisher: State University of New York Press
Publication date: 07/08/1988
Series: SUNY series in Judaica: Hermeneutics, Mysticism, and Religion Series
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 192
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.45(d)

About the Author

Moshe Idel was Centennial Scholar in Residence at the Jewish Theological Seminary. Currently, he is Associate Professor of Jewish Thought at Hebrew University in Jerusalem.

Table of Contents




1. Abraham Abulafia and Unio Mystica

2. Was Abraham Abulafia Influenced by the Cathars?

3. Abraham Abulafia on the Jewish Messiah and Jesus

4. The Influence of Sefer 'Or HaSekhel on R. Moses Narboni and R. Abraham Shalom

5. Mundus Imaginalis and Likkutei HaRan

6. Ecstatic Kabbalah and The Land of Israel

7. Hitbodedut as Concentration in Ecstatic Kabbalah


Subject Index

Author Index

Index of Works Cited

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