On the Kabbalah and Its Symbolism
In "On the Kabbalah and Its Symbolism, " Gershom Scholem guides the reader through the central themes in the intricate history of the Kabbalah, clarifying the relations between mysticism and established religious authority, the mystics' interpretation of the Torah and their attempts to discover the hidden meaning underlying Scripture, the tension between the philosophical and the mystical concepts of God, and the symbolism employed in mystical religion.
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Review: On the Kabbalah and its Symbolism (Mysticism & Kabbalah)User Review - Stephen - Goodreads
My first introduction to the Kabbalah was most likely in Jorge Luis Borges' fictions. Long before i learned of the importance of the great Argentine, he was just this writer of strange paradoxical ... Read full review