Tales Of The Hasidim (The Early Masters / The Later Masters)
This new paperback edition brings together volumes one and two of Buber's classic work Takes of the Hasidim, with a new foreword by Chaim Potok. Martin Buber devoted forty years of his life to collecting and retelling the legends of Hasidim. "Nowhere in the last centuries," wrote Buber in Hasidim and Modern Man, "has the soul-force of Judaism so manifested itself as in Hasidim... Without an iota b...
Paperback: 352 pages
Publisher: Schocken (July 23, 1991)
Product Dimensions: 5.1 x 1.5 x 8 inches
Amazon Rank: 147739
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“This collection means a great deal to me. I pick it up, open to any random page, and usually discover one small story or other that is enlightening & reaffirming . It is a joyful book. I am not a follower of Judaism, but my family comes from eastern ...”
ing altered in the law, in the ritual, in the traditional life-norms, the long-accustomed arose in a fresh light and meaning."These marvelous tales—terse, vigorous, often cryptic—are the true texts of Hasidim. The hasidic masters, of whom these tales are told, are full-bodied personalities, yet their lives seem almost symbolic. Through them is expressed the intensity and holy joy whereby God becomes visible in everything.