Untold Tales Of The Hasidim

Untold Tales of the Hasidim
Publisher UPNE
Release Date
Category Religion
Total Pages 360
ISBN 9781611683059
Rating 1/5 from 1 reviews

Reveals the untold tale of shocking events and anomalous figures in the history of Hasidism

Untold Tales of the Hasidim
  • Author : David Assaf
  • Publisher : UPNE
  • Release Date : 2012-01-01

Reveals the untold tale of shocking events and anomalous figures in the history of Hasidism

Untold Tales of the Hasidim
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2021-06-16

This fascinating volume reveals some of the dark, dramatic episodes concealed in the folds of the hasidic cloak--shocking events and anomalous figures in the history of Hasidism. Using tools of detection, Assaf extracts historical truth from a variety of sources by examining how the same events are treated in different

  • Author : Deborah Feldman
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2012-10-02

Traces the author's upbringing in a Hasidic community in Brooklyn, describing the strict rules that governed her life, arranged marriage at the age of seventeen, and the birth of her son, which led to her plan to leave and forge her own path in life.

  • Author : David Biale,David Assaf,Benjamin Brown,Uriel Gellman,Samuel Heilman,Moshe Rosman,Gadi Sagiv
  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release Date : 2020-04-14

A must-read book for understanding this vibrant and influential modern Jewish movement Hasidism originated in southeastern Poland, in mystical circles centered on the figure of Israel Ba’al Shem Tov, but it was only after his death in 1760 that a movement began to spread. Today, Hasidism is witnessing a remarkable

Adam s Soul
  • Author : Howard Schwartz
  • Publisher : Jason Aronson
  • Release Date : 1992

Howard Schwartz, the author of this extraordinary collection of Jewish tales and parables, is one of the most creative, inventive, and inspiring Jewish writers of our generation. When one reads his work, the question arises: what is taken from a primary text and what is invented by the imagination of

Rebbetzin Vichna Kaplan
  • Author : Danielle S. Leibowitz,Devora Gliksman
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2016

Read online Rebbetzin Vichna Kaplan written by Danielle S. Leibowitz,Devora Gliksman, published by which was released on 2016. Download full Rebbetzin Vichna Kaplan Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

Tradition and Crisis
  • Author : Jacob Katz
  • Publisher : Syracuse University Press
  • Release Date : 2000-02-01

A new edition of Katz's study of European Jewish society at end of the Middle Ages. It taps into a rich source, the responsa literature of the Rabbinic establishment of the time, a time when self-governing communities of Jews dealt with their own civil and religious issues.

Deathbed Wisdom of the Hasidic Masters
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Jewish Lights Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-05-13

The first-ever English translation of and commentary on The Book of Departure, which compiles the end-of-life stories of 42 holy men, sheds light on Jewish traditions about death, the afterlife and how to care for people in their final days. Modern insights drawn from these stories help caregivers make greater meaning

Jewish Moroccan Folk Narratives from Israel
  • Author : Aliza Shenhar,Haya Bar-Itzhak
  • Publisher : Wayne State University Press
  • Release Date : 2018-02-05

A unique selection of folk narratives of Moroccan Jews in Israel.

Becoming the People of the Talmud
  • Author : Talya Fishman
  • Publisher : University of Pennsylvania Press
  • Release Date : 2013-12-12

Talya Fishman explores the impact of the textualization process in medieval Europe on the Babylonian Talmud's roles within Jewish culture.

The Regal Way
  • Author : David Assaf
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2002

This is a pioneering study of the nineteenth century Hasidic movement as shown through the life of one of the most controversial and influential Hasidic leaders, Rabbi Israel Friedman of Ruzhin (1796-1850). The dramatic episodes of his life—including his involvement in the murder of Jewish informers, his imprisonment in

Yiddish Tales
  • Author : Helena Frank
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1912

Read online Yiddish Tales written by Helena Frank, published by which was released on 1912. Download full Yiddish Tales Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

Ian Fleming and SOE s Operation POSTMASTER
  • Author : Brian Gordon Lett
  • Publisher : Grub Street Publishers
  • Release Date : 2012-09-19

The true story of the force of “licensed to kill” secret agents who became the basis for the James Bond spy series. Brigadier Colin Gubbins was M. The Special Operations Executive was his Secret Service. Professor Dudley Newitt was Q. Capt. Gus March-Phillips commanded “Maid of Honor Force,” the team

The Invention of the Jewish People
  • Author : Shlomo Sand,Yael Lotan
  • Publisher : Verso
  • Release Date : 2010-06-14

"Anyone interested in understanding the contemporary Middle East should read this book." Tony Judt --

Confessions of the Shtetl
  • Author : Ellie R. Schainker
  • Publisher : Stanford University Press
  • Release Date : 2016-11-16

Over the course of the nineteenth century, some 84,500 Jews in imperial Russia converted to Christianity. Confessions of the Shtetl explores the day-to-day world of these people, including the social, geographic, religious, and economic links among converts, Christians, and Jews. The book narrates converts' tales of love, desperation, and fear, tracing