How Lurianic mysticism made its way to Europe—and back to the Middle East
A half-century after his groundbreaking ‘ethnopoetic’ anthology, Jerome Rothenberg’s shamanic journey into the sacred poetry of the past continues to lead him to the unknowns of poetry’s future
Jewish engagement with non-Western faiths is much older than any recent ‘JuBu’ fad
Tablet Fiction: An evil spirit has entered a living person. Can the Rabbi perform a Jewish exorcism?
Exclusive footage of Anthony Ciccone singing his sister’s hit ‘Like a Prayer’: ‘It means something to me,’ he says
In Leeches, a novel by the Serbian Jewish writer David Albahari, Belgrade plays home to nationalists, anti-Semites, and kabbalistic puzzles
The long history of Jews and the occult
Tells fortunes in Brooklyn, right or wrong
Artist Mark Podwal’s love affair with Prague
If you’ve never understood Kabbalah, music might be the way in
Uncovering the legend of the dybbuk
A onetime scientist’s progression from atheism to spiritualism
The spiritual fad of the new millennium hinges on a cryptic, erotic, medieval text. If anyone can explain why, it’s Daniel Matt.
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