Abraham Abulafia has 18 ratings and 3 reviews. Dr. Ursula Williams said: Great instructions for meditation. Great instructions for meditation. If you a. Amidst the rich panoply of Jewish Kabbalah, Abraham Abulafia resonates the most with modern, philosophically minded seekers of direct. the Divine and its relationship with humanity. Abulafia developed a system of meditation whose most conspicuous feature was the invo- cation of “divine names”.

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And as if you are the person who has written a divorce to all images of the lowly world, like that given by the person who makes a will before witnesses, commending someone to look after his wife and naje, giving his wealth to another apart from himself, closing himself off from all kinds of supervision and, transferring all responsibility from himself, has passed and gone away. I especially like the tables.

You cannot stop anytime ever during that breath until you have completed its pronunciation. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Lauretta rated it it was amazing Oct 28, After you complete the recitation bow down to the earth once. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Aug 12, Benjamin Barnes rated it it was amazing.


Thanks for telling us about the problem. Abulafia explains that there are three stages of letter permutation. Ashgate, Sagerman, Robert.

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Abraham Abulafia: Meditation on the Divine Name

Want to Read saving…. Mark Bigelow rated abylafia it was amazing Jan 25, And begin in perfect intention to honor towards the Name, may He be blessed. And judge yourself according to what you will understand from it, and do the same with the other matters in all that they will tell you.

Help Center Find new research papers in: Campus Verlag, Idel, Moshe. But Abraham Abulafia Is a very well known Rebbe.

If you are wise you will understand the whole order from my hints. And if you feel that your mind is weak in wisdom or Kabbalah or that your conceptions are full of the vanities of the time, do not recite the Name lest you miss the mark and add to your sins. Prophetic Kabbalah is a special flavor of Jewish mysticism that owes its name to the Abulafian School.

Lists with This Book. Therefore, you need to know the form of His pronunciation. Didn’t understand it Didn’t understand it since I didn’t understand it I am giving it five stars.


Abraham Abulafia: Meditation on the Divine Name by Abraham Abulafia

The pronunciation of the letters is accompanied by imaging the limbs corresponding to these letters. Preview — Abraham Abulafia by Abraham Abulafia.

And your tongue will divide between them in the image of the tongue of a scale. Angela marked it as to-read Jul 19, Dunie marked it as to-read Jan 15, And in this cause the soul will live a resurrection forever and ever. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Judaica from the Vatican Library. Briah Bat rated it it was amazing Feb 24, Drew rated it it was amazing Jul 01, And when your consciousness comes to cleave to His Consciousness that produces knowledge in you, your consciousness must divest itself of the burden jame all extraneous opinions, other than the knowledge shared between you and Him according to His honorable and awesome Name.

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