see CABBALA

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  • Qabbalah — noun an esoteric theosophy of rabbinical origin based on the Hebrew scriptures and developed between the 7th and 18th centuries • Syn: ↑Kabbalah, ↑Kabbala, ↑Kabala, ↑Cabbalah, ↑Cabbala, ↑Cabala, ↑Qabbala • Topics: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sefer ha-Qabbalah — (Hebrew for Book of Tradition ) was a book authored by Abraham ibn Daud around 1161. A chronicle of the Jewish people, it contains valuable historical and philosophical information …   Wikipedia

  • Каббала — (Qabbalah) мистическое учение и мистическая практика в еврействе, сохранявшаяся первоначально устным преданием, что обозначается и самым евр, словом (принятие, в объективном смысле предание). Мнения о древности К. расходятся более чем на 3000 лет …   Энциклопедический словарь Ф.А. Брокгауза и И.А. Ефрона

  • Abraham Abulafia — Abraham ben Samuel Abulafia ( he. אברהם בן שמואל אבולעפיה), the founder of the school of Prophetic Kabbalah , was born in Zaragoza, Spain, in 1240, and died sometime after 1291, in Comino, Maltese archipelago. Early life and travelsVery early in… …   Wikipedia

  • Cábala — (Del hebreo qabbalah, tradición.) ► sustantivo femenino 1 Opinión o juicio que se forma por indicios. SINÓNIMO conjetura 2 coloquial Intriga, maquinación: ■ cábalas contra el régimen. SINÓNIMO complot trama 3 …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Cábala — Árbol de la Vida, de Athanasius Kircher. La Cábala o Qabbaláh (del hebreo קַבָּלָה‎ qabbalah recibir ) es una de las principales corrientes de la mística judía. La base estructural de este estudio consiste en el análisis del Árbol de la Vida.… …   Wikipedia Español

  • IBN DAUD, ABRAHAM BEN DAVID HALEVI — (known as Rabad I; c. 1110–1180), Spanish historian, philosopher, physician, and astronomer. Ibn Daud, the grandson of isaac b. baruch albalia , was born in Córdoba, and spent his formative years in the home of his maternal uncle, who was his… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Hermeticism — This article is about the magical and religious movement stemming from the teachings attributed to Hermes Trismegistus. For other uses of the term Hermetic , see Hermetic (disambiguation). Part of a series of articles on Hermeticism Hermetic… …   Wikipedia

  • Grace F. Knoche — (February 15, 1909 – February 18, 2006) was leader of the Theosophical Society with international headquarters at Pasadena, California from 1971. The Society was founded in 1875 in New York City to promote universal brotherhood, the study of… …   Wikipedia

  • Hermetic Qabalah — (from the Hebrew קַבָּלָה reception ), is a Western esoteric and mystical tradition. It is the underlying philosophy and framework for magical societies such as the Golden Dawn, Thelemic orders, mystical societies such as the Builders of the… …   Wikipedia

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