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Inner Religion in Jewish Sources: A Phenomenology of Inner Religious Life and Its Manifestation from the Bible to Hasidic Texts
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written by Ron Margolin, fl. 2021, in Emunot: Jewish Philosophy and Kabbalah, Vol. 28 (Brighton, MA: Academic Studies Press, 2021), 619 page(s)
Is Judaism essentially a religion of laws and commandments? Or do its sources reflect significant attempts at addressing the individual’s inner life, existential crises and spiritual experiences? Inner Religion in Jewish Sources offers a comprehensive exploration of inner life in the Jewish sources from the Bibl...
written by Ron Margolin, fl. 2021, in Emunot: Jewish Philosophy and Kabbalah, Vol. 28 (Brighton, MA: Academic Studies Press, 2021), 619 page(s)
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Sleep, Death, and Rebirth: Mystical Practices of Lurianic Kabbalah
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written by Zvi Ish-Shalom, fl. 2021, in New Perspectives in Post-Rabbinic Judaism, Vol. 8 (Brighton, MA: Academic Studies Press, 2021), 193 page(s)
In the sixteenth century, the famous kabbalist Isaac Luria transmitted a secret trove of highly complex mystical practices to a select groups of students. These meditations were designed to capitalize on sleep and death states in order to effectively split one’s soul into multiple parts, and which, when properly...
written by Zvi Ish-Shalom, fl. 2021, in New Perspectives in Post-Rabbinic Judaism, Vol. 8 (Brighton, MA: Academic Studies Press, 2021), 193 page(s)
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Godless Mystic
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produced by University of Surrey (Surrey, England: University of Surrey, 2015), 3 mins
This thesis examines the psychology of "belief" between believers and atheists. Can an understanding of how beliefs are constructed lead to a greater understanding and reduction of "belief based" conflicts?
produced by University of Surrey (Surrey, England: University of Surrey, 2015), 3 mins
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Secrets of the Dead, Season 15, Episode 1, Vampire Legend
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directed by Kate Thomas-Couth, fl. 2015, Nicholas Head, fl. 2006 and Toby Fenn, fl. 2015; produced by Lucy Swingler, fl. 2008 and Margi Kerns, fl. 2000, Icon Films, in Secrets of the Dead, Season 15, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2015), 55 mins
Bram Stoker penned his gothic horror Dracula and popularized the vampire myth -- but evidence now suggests those myths originating in England, not Eastern Europe. Oxford professor John Blair follows clues that offer insight into the formation of the myths. The cases hint at a belief that the dead could rise and br...
directed by Kate Thomas-Couth, fl. 2015, Nicholas Head, fl. 2006 and Toby Fenn, fl. 2015; produced by Lucy Swingler, fl. 2008 and Margi Kerns, fl. 2000, Icon Films, in Secrets of the Dead, Season 15, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2015), 55 mins
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Unruly Mystic, Saint Hildegard: History and Places
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directed by Michael M. Conti, 1962-; produced by Michael M. Conti, 1962-, Michael Conti Productions, in Unruly Mystic (Boulder, CO: Michael Conti Productions, 2014), 20 mins
This program probes why abbess, artist, composer, healer, and visionary Saint Hildegard von Bingen is considered to be the patron saint of creativity and discusses her historical timeline and places lived in Germany. It explores how this 12th-century abbess became famous as a Christian mystic and visionary, as we...
directed by Michael M. Conti, 1962-; produced by Michael M. Conti, 1962-, Michael Conti Productions, in Unruly Mystic (Boulder, CO: Michael Conti Productions, 2014), 20 mins
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Unruly Mystic, Saint Hildegard: Music
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directed by Michael M. Conti, 1962-; composed by Hildegard of Bingen, 1098-1179; produced by Michael M. Conti, 1962-, Michael Conti Productions, in Unruly Mystic (Boulder, CO: Michael Conti Productions, 2014), 22 mins
This program probes why abbess, artist, composer, healer, and visionary Saint Hildegard von Bingen is considered to be the patron saint of creativity and discusses her continued impact today on music. It explores how this 12th-century abbess became famous as a Christian mystic and visionary, as well as a musical...
directed by Michael M. Conti, 1962-; composed by Hildegard of Bingen, 1098-1179; produced by Michael M. Conti, 1962-, Michael Conti Productions, in Unruly Mystic (Boulder, CO: Michael Conti Productions, 2014), 22 mins
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Unruly Mystic, Saint Hildegard: Natural Medicine
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directed by Michael M. Conti, 1962-; produced by Michael M. Conti, 1962-, Michael Conti Productions, in Unruly Mystic (Boulder, CO: Michael Conti Productions, 2014), 22 mins
This program probes why abbess, artist, composer, healer, and visionary Saint Hildegard von Bingen is considered to be the patron saint of creativity and discusses her continued impact today on natural medicine and herbs. It explores how this 12th-century abbess became famous as a Christian mystic and visionary,...
directed by Michael M. Conti, 1962-; produced by Michael M. Conti, 1962-, Michael Conti Productions, in Unruly Mystic (Boulder, CO: Michael Conti Productions, 2014), 22 mins
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Unruly Mystic, Saint Hildegard: Patron Saint of the Arts
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directed by Michael M. Conti, 1962-; produced by Michael M. Conti, 1962-, Michael Conti Productions, in Unruly Mystic (Boulder, CO: Michael Conti Productions, 2014), 21 mins
This program probes why abbess, artist, composer, healer, and visionary Saint Hildegard von Bingen is considered to be the patron saint of creativity and discusses her continued impact today as a patron saint of the arts. It explores how this 12th-century abbess became famous as a Christian mystic and visionary,...
directed by Michael M. Conti, 1962-; produced by Michael M. Conti, 1962-, Michael Conti Productions, in Unruly Mystic (Boulder, CO: Michael Conti Productions, 2014), 21 mins
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Witchcraft
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produced by National Geographic (District of Columbia: National Geographic, 2013), 4 mins
A story about witchcraft in Catemaco, Mexico. Both white and black magic are discussed, including the history of witchcraft in Catemaco, and white magic healing powers. A black magic ritual is performed at end of short.
produced by National Geographic (District of Columbia: National Geographic, 2013), 4 mins
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Witchcraft
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produced by National Geographic (District of Columbia: National Geographic, 2013), 6 mins
A story on witchcraft in Mexico City. Anthropologist Anthony Zavaleta and healer Alberto Salinas inspect hill where they find several objects buried in order to cast spells and hex others.
produced by National Geographic (District of Columbia: National Geographic, 2013), 6 mins
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