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Reading the ZoharA Sacred Text of Kabbalah$
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Pinchas Giller

Print publication date: 2000

Print ISBN-13: 9780195118490

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2011

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195118490.001.0001

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The Idrot: The Doctrine of the Countenances

The Idrot: The Doctrine of the Countenances

(p.105) 5 The Idrot: The Doctrine of the Countenances
Reading the Zohar

Pinchas Giller (Contributor Webpage)

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The author describes the most influential texts of the Zohar, the dramatic Idrot, in this chapter. These texts describe convocations in which various members of the Zohar's pietistic circle perish in mystical ecstasy while beholding the wonders of the Godhead. The chapter examines some central themes in the Idrot and their related literature.

Keywords:   Zohar, Idrot, Godhead

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