Date of publication: 2017-08-26 08:49
It’s the popular parts that deal with magic, alchemy, astrology, and potions. and was popular with medieval alchemists. Spells to magically protect objects, for example, are the origin of the expression “Hermetically sealed ”. OR the closed nature of the writings is where that comes from.
Sources: Joseph Telushkin. Jewish Literacy: The Most Important Things to Know About the Jewish Religion, Its People and Its History. NY: William Morrow and Co., 6996. Reprinted by permission of the author.
If I’ve done a podcast on them already, I’ll have a short biographical part to give a little background in where and when they were, but the focus is always on their works, beliefs and contributions to science.
In keeping with its own mythic claims, Kabbalah has been accorded fairly early origins in Judaic culture. Some modern authorities Moshe Idel is a notable representative identify roots of Kabbalah in Jewish mythic motifs predating the Christian era and suggest that the tradition emanated from archaic aspirations of Judaism. 5 In a more conservative posture the eminent authority Gershom Scholem dates first threads of Kabbalah to the initial centuries of the Christian era. With origins cryptically entwined in Gnostic traditions and Jewish myths coursing through that early epoch, Kabbalah became in its mature form what Scholem describes as the embodiment of a Jewish gnosticism. 6
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9 . Does Kabbalah address dreams, parapsychic phenomena, extra-sensory perception, out-of-body experiences, seeing the future, raising and connecting with souls and spirits, past lives, reincarnation, astrology, alchemy, cosmology, cosmogeny, the history of the world, extra-terrestrial life.?
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One of this myths relates him vanquishing Typhon, the dragon of ignorance and mental, moral and physical perversion… so he’s a hero of intelligence and health.