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The Shambhala guide to Kabbalah and Jewish mysticism

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Shambhala, Distributed in the USA by Random House , Boston, [New York]
Cabala., Mysticism -- Jud
Other titlesKabbalah and Jewish mysticism
StatementPerle Besserman ; illustrations by Zoë Trigère Besserman.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBM525 .B48 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 160 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL673120M
ISBN 101570622159
LC Control Number97019190
OCLC/WorldCa36916331

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In language accessible to the layperson, this Shambhala Guide provides a detailed introduction to the complex world of Kabbalah and Jewish mysticism. With an extensive background in meditation practice, Perle Besserman emphasizes Kabbalah's spiritual disciplines, grounded in righteous living, devotional practices, and meditation/5(2).

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The varied and colorful mystic traditions of Europe and the Middle East, from ancient times to the present, suggest a universal practice of the heart.

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This pioneering, popular introduction to Jewish mysticism was the first survey written for a general audience, and it's now available in Shambhala Classics.

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In language accessible to the layperson, this Shambhala Guide provides a detailed introduction to the complex world of Kabbalah and Jewish mysticism. With an extensive background in meditation practice, Perle Besserman emphasizes Kabbalah's spiritual disciplines, grounded in righteous living, devotional practices, and meditation.

Jewish mysticism has flourished—sometimes brilliantly, sometimes darkly—over five thousand years. This pioneering, popular text on Jewish mysticism was the first written for a general audience, and in it, Perle Besserman offers a lively and accessible introduction to the methods, schools, and practitioners of this intriguing world.

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With an extensive background in meditation practice, Perle Besserman emphasizes Kabbalah's spiritual disciplines, grounded in righteous living, devotional practices, and : Perle Besserman. She has written several books on mysticism, including Kabbalah: The Way of the Jewish Mystic (published under the name Perle Epstein), and is the editor of an anthology in the Shambhala Pocket Classics series, The Way of the Jewish Mystics.

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