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Core Texts of the Hasidic Masters, Part 18 of 43, 35870

 Item — Box: 47
Identifier: COU:1417:09:047:RZ1_AC_114

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

The Zalman M. Schachter-Shalomi Papers include research and writings from his time as both a student and a teacher, documents relating to organizations and projects with which he was involved or founded, ephemera from events and workshops, photographs, and a variety of audio/visual media that contain homiletic, conversational, and academic content. Among other subjects, the various of media in the Zalman M. Schachter-Shalomi Papers contain discussions and resources related to meditation, davvenology, ecumenism, Hasidism, holy days, Jewish music, Jewish mysticism (Kabbalah), psycho-halakhah, theology, spiritual eldering, and the psychology of religion.


  • Creation: 35870


1 audiocassettes

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English


Core Texts of the Hasidic Masters, Part 18 of 43. Lecture 8, Part A. Schachter-Shalomi begins the class answering questions about "hating evil," "Subduing the Animal Soul," and "what is evil?" He then discusses Hokhmah, the 'H' of HaBaD, and goes on to talk about prayer. He tells a story of Rev. Howard Thurman on catalyzing prayer and then speaks of Reb Nahman of Bratzlav's teaching about turning teachings into prayer. This is followed by a discussion of material in the Tanya on the paradox of God's existence. He then discusses Reb Shneur Zalman's teaching, "What is Faith?" and the two wings of Love and Awe. A course in the Department of Religious Studies at the Naropa Institute, Spring, 1998. See JRRZ0001S0056N0001 - N0043

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