The Alphabet That Changed the World: How Genesis Preserves a Science of Consciousness in Geometry and Gesture
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The Alphabet That Changed the World: How Genesis Preserves a Science of Consciousness in Geometry and Gesture

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Rabbinic tradition asserts that every letter of every word of the Torah is a word in itself. Author Stan Tenen demonstrates that each letter is also a hand gesture, and it is at this level that Hebrew forms a natural universal language. All people, including children before they speak and people without sight, make natural use of these gestures.

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Paperback, 392 pages
Published July 5th 2011 by North Atlantic Books (first published September 30th 2008)
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Lee Harmon
In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth.–Genesis 1:1

Magical words, to be sure, but perhaps we are just now uncovering how magical! Bet you never thought a research book could be written about the first verse of the Bible!

This is a deep look into the possible origins of the Hebrew alphabet, presenting its construction of letters as based on universal hand gestures, with meaning inherent in each and every letter. The Torah (the first five books of the Bible), Tenen surmises, was firs...more
Stan Tenen
As the author of this book, I'll leave rating it, and reviewing it, to others. However, I want to draw attention via my facebook page to the review already posted on Goodreads by Lee Harmon, and my response to some of the questions he brings up about the Meru Research. --Stan Tenen
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