Item description for Jewish Tales of Mystic Joy by Yitzhak Buxbaum...
Filling the need for mysticism and spirituality, this is a collection of Jewish stories which draws on a beautiful view of life filled with the potential for bliss, joy and ecstasy. Here are stories of dancing rebbes, joyous holidays, weddings, funerals, tears and anger, communion with animals, transcendental nature, plentiful food, of starvation, love, passion and the triumph of human spirit - all of which contribute to a view of life that is fraught with intensity and encompassing divine vision and the potential for happiness and salvation both on earth and in heaven.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.08" Width: 5.1" Height: 0.63" Weight: 0.68 lbs.
Release Date Aug 14, 2002
ISBN 0787962724 ISBN13 9780787962722 UPC 723812392360
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More About Yitzhak Buxbaum
Yitzhak Buxbaum is a maggid, a traditional Jewish storyteller and teacher, who specializes in mysticism, spirituality, and Hasidic tales. He is the author of nine books including Jewish Spiritual Practices, Storytelling and Spirituality in Judaism, and An Open Heart: The Mystic Path of Loving People. Yitzhak teaches at The New School University and resides in New York City.
Yitzhak Buxbaum currently resides in the state of New York. Yitzhak Buxbaum has an academic affiliation as follows - The New School for Social Research, New York, New York.