‘R. Joseph Gikatilla's ‘Secret of the Cherubs'

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R. Joseph Gikatilla is one of the most studied figures in thirteenth-century Kabbalah and yet some of the most basic subjects need to be addressed by scholarship. The present study will offer a modest but sugnificant contribution to the study of R. Joseph Gikatilla's kabbalistic writing with an edition, translation and study of his unpublished 'Secret of the Cherubs'
Translated title of the contributionסוד הכרובים לר' יוסף ג'קטילה
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)7-24
Number of pages18
JournalKabbalah: Journal for the Study of Jewish Mystical Texts
StatePublished - 2017

Bibliographical note

Includes transcription and translation of the manuscript Catalogue De-Rossi Parma Italy 1230 compared to Paris France Ms. hebr. 823.

IHP Publications

  • ihp
  • ג'יקטילה, יוסף בן אברהם -- 1248-1325
  • Gikatilla, Joseph ben Abraham -- 1248-
  • ההדרת כתבי יד
  • Manuscripts -- Editing
  • ספירות (קבלה)
  • Sefirot (Cabala)
  • כתבי יד עבריים
  • Manuscripts, Hebrew
  • קבלה
  • Cabala
  • מלאכים
  • Angels
  • ג'יקטילה, יוסף בן אברהם -- סוד הכרובים

RAMBI Publications

  • RAMBI Publications
  • Gikatilla, Joseph ben Abraham -- 1248- -- Sod ha-keruvim
  • Cabala -- History -- To 1570
  • Manuscripts, Hebrew


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