The Sepher Yetzirah

The Sepher Yetzirah
Author : Tarl Warwick
Publisher : CreateSpace
Total Pages : 36
Release : 2015-09-11
ISBN 10 : 151730024X
ISBN 13 : 9781517300241
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Sepher Yetzirah Book Description:

For those involved with the study of Kabbalah, the Sepher Yetzirah is, along with the Sepher Bahir, one of the key works of note within this genre of mysticism. Involved with both the Hebrew alphabet and numbers systems, it ascribes all major aspects of creation (literally, formation by divine force) to three classes of Hebrew letters, with three numbered classes thereafter; the three mothers, the seven pairs, and the twelve elementals. Further, to this is added the ten Sephiroth and their representations. The work contains what are very likely to be Gnostic elements as well, for the Sephiroth are of nothingness; here too are some alchemical properties and concepts enumerated in antiquity, long before their latter day Renaissance counterparts. Here, then, it is through fire, water, and breath that formation occurs, and the divine breath of god is considered the moderating force which measures and imparts all other existence and nature.

The Book of Formation or Sepher Yetzirah
Language: en
Pages: 78
Authors: A.E. Waite
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-06-01 - Publisher: Nicolas-Hays, Inc.

The Sepher Yetzirah, or Book of Formation, although very short, is probably the most important of the Kabalistic texts. Its secrets were passed on in the Hebrew oral tradition until it was written down in the 2nd century b.c.e. It lays out the principles of Kabalistic cosmology and the Tree
Sepher yetzirah or the book of Creation
Language: en
Pages: 110
Authors: A.E. Waite
Categories: Body, Mind & Spirit
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-11-17 - Publisher: Andras Nagy

According to the Sefer Yetzirah, the first emanation from the spirit of God was the ruach (= "spirit," "air") that produced water, which, in its turn, formed the genesis of fire. In the beginning, however, these three substances had only a potential existence, and came into actual being only by
Kabbalah's Secret Circles
Language: en
Pages: 347
Authors: Robert E. Zucker
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-01-01 - Publisher: BZB Publishing, Inc.

Discover the many lost and forgotten secrets of the Kabbalah through the words of famous rabbis and authors throughout history. Follow a historical time line of Judaic mysticism and learn the basic principles of the Kabbalah. Devise your own Kabbalah Wheel to spin the legendary 231 Holy Gates of combinations
Sepher Yetzirah
Language: en
Pages: 34
Authors: William Wynn Westcott
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-10-26 - Publisher:

The ?Sepher Yetzirah, ? or ?Book of Formation, ? is perhaps the oldest philosophical treatise which is yet extant in the Hebrew language. The great interest which has been evinced of late years in the Hebrew Kabalah, and the modes of thought and doctrine allied to it, has induced me
The Secret Teachings of All Ages
Language: en
Pages: 676
Authors: Manly P. Hall
Categories: Body, Mind & Spirit
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

Acclaimed by Publishers Weekly as "a classic reference, dizzying in its breadth," this volume explores the themes underlying ancient mythology, philosophy, and religion. Hundreds of entries range from esoteric elements of Islamic and Christian history to arcane rituals practiced by Druids, Freemasons, alchemists, and other secret societies. 16 pages of