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The Mystical Experience in Abraham Abulafia

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This book represents the first wide-scale presentation of a major Jewish mystic, the founder of the ecstatic Kabbalah. It includes a description of the techniques employed by his master, including the role of music. There is a discussion of the characteristics of his mystical experience and the erotic imagery by which it was expressed. Based on all the extant manuscript ma ...more
Paperback, 260 pages
Published December 15th 1987 by State University of New York Press (first published December 1st 1987)
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