kabbalah

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Synonyms for kabbalah

an esoteric or occult matter resembling the Kabbalah that is traditionally secret

an esoteric theosophy of rabbinical origin based on the Hebrew scriptures and developed between the 7th and 18th centuries

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Now, another Muslim baby will be named Yitzhak, this time for Rabbi Yitzhak Kaduri, the Elder Kabalist. A Muslim woman, who tried unsuccessfully to conceive for 17 years, turned 10 months ago to Kaduri to receive his blessing.
Perhaps more distantly related (but certainly an expression of the same theme) is the kabalist legend of the Golem.
He identified with heresies, whether Albigensian, Kabalist, Manichaean, Black Mountain, or Protestant, and saw his poetic vocation as part of a brotherhood of poetic adepts, locked in battle against the establishment.(3) Even his relationships with friends and peers like Charles Olson, Jack Spicer, Denise Levertov, and Robin Blaser were charged with conflicts over violations of (imagined or real) orders.
Kotto says that his father was a big Kabalist, with strange and special powers.
During past local and national elections, the Shas Party has distributed amulets with Kabilistic writings from the leading kabalist, Rabbi Yitzchak Kaduri, inscribed on them.