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Kuzari

Judah ha-Levi

Kuzari

by Judah ha-Levi

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Published by [Spero Foundation] in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Judaism.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Judah Halevi ; Adapted by Henry Biberfeld.
    SeriesJewish Pocket Books,, no. 2
    ContributionsBiberfeld, Henry.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBM550 .J815
    The Physical Object
    Pagination70 p. ;
    Number of Pages70
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6034892M
    LC Control Number48014302
    OCLC/WorldCa3876631

    This is the first part of a philosophical treatise written by the Spanish Jewish philosopher and poet, Judah Ha-Levi (ca ), also known as The Book of Argument and Proof in Defense of the Despised Faith (Kitab al Khazari). It is written in the form of a dialogue, purportedly between the king of the Khazars and the representatives of various belief systems, culminating with a rabbi. Sefer Kuzari 3 ספר If the consonantic text of the Mosaic Book requires so many traditional classes of vowel signs, accents, divisions of sentences and masoretic signs for the correct pronunciation of words, how much more is this the case for the comprehension of the same? The meaning of a word is more comprehensive than its pronunciation.

    Judah ha-Levi, Jewish poet and religious philosopher. His works were the culmination of the development of Hebrew poetry within the Arabic cultural sphere. Among his major works are the poems collected in Dīwān, the “Zionide” poems celebrating Zion, and the Sefer ha-Kuzari (“Book of the Khazar”).   Commonly called the Kuzari, this book is the most famous work by the medieval Spanish Jewish writer Judah work is divided into five parts, and takes the form of a dialogue between the pagan king of the Khazars and a Jew who had been .

    Judah Halevi (also Yehuda Halevi or ha-Levi; Hebrew: יהודה הלוי and Judah ben Shmuel Halevi יהודה בן שמואל הלוי; Arabic: يهوذا اللاوي ‎; c. – ) was a Spanish Jewish physician, poet and was born in Spain, either in Toledo or Tudela, in or , and died shortly after arriving in the Holy Land in , at that point the Born: c. , Toledo or Tudela, Al-Andalus. Find the best information and most relevant links on all topics related toThis domain may be for sale!


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The Kuzari was written by Judah Halevi (Spain, – ). Originally written in Arabic, it describes how the king of the Khazars (an Asian tribe that converted to Judaism in the eighth century), in an attempt to determine which is the true religion, invites representatives of each of the three major religions to come and explain his beliefs.

The group includes a Muslim imam, a Christian. Kitab al Khazari (Kuzari) by Judah Halevi, translated by Hartwig Hirschfeld. related portals: Judaism. sister projects: Wikipedia article, Commons category, Wikidata item.

Commonly called the Kuzari, this book is the most famous work by the medieval Spanish Jewish writer Judah Halevi. The work is divided into five parts, and takes the form of a.

The Kuzari is one of the basic books of Jewish literature, a required text in the library of every educated Jew–and of every educated Christian who would understand the religion of Israel. The author, foremost poet and thinker of the Jewish Middle Ages, offers clear and usable delineations of the religion of Israel.

Bibliography Primary Sources Editions and Translations of the Kuzari (cited as K). Ha-Levi, Judah, The Kuzari–The Book of Refutation and Proof on the Despised Faith, transliterated into Arabic and edited by Nabih Bashir with the assistance of ‘Abed ‘l-Salam Mousa, Freiburg an Niedersachsen: Al-Kamel Verlag, Ha-Levi, Judah b.

Samuel, Das Buch Al-Chazari des Abû-l-Hasan Jehuda. Nieto viewed his book as a continuation of the Kuzari of R. Yehuda Halevi and was an active defender of Judaism against the arguments of free-minded former Marranos who served as Author: Israel Mizrahi.

How I Learned to Love ‘The Kuzari’ Micah Goodman asks us to go back to Yehuda Halevy’s medieval treatise and read it in a different way: not as a book expressing Jewish supremacy, but as a continuing dialogue about universal, humanistic trends integral to : Yuval Elbashan. The book tells the story of a Khazar king and a Jew, who was sent to instruct the King of Judaism.

The Kuzari is both a wonderful piece of classic Jewish literature, as well as a loosely based historical description of the Khazars being converted to : Charles River Editors. Sefer ha-Kuzari (“Book of the Khazar”) by the Spanish Hebrew poet Judah ha-Levi (c. ), which recounts in dialogue form the arguments presented before the king of the Khazars by a rabbi, a Christian, a Muslim scholar, and an Aristotelian philosopher, with.

Genre/Form: Apologetic writings Apologetic works: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Judah, ha-Levi, active 12th century. [Sefer ha-Kuzari]. New York.

The depth and scope of the ideas discussed in this book are nothing short than brilliant, and the reader cannot help but be awed at the authoritative, wide-ranging virtuosity of Rabbi Yehudah HaLevi as "the rabbi" in the debate confidently repudiates the arguments of Judiasm's detractors and demonstrates the superiority of Torah over any other Price: $ Kuzari Group is a venture capital firm and is based in New York, New York.

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The book tells the story of a Khazar king and a Jew, who was sent to instruct the King of Judaism. The Kuzari is both a wonderful piece of classic Jewish literature, as well as a loosely based historical description of the Khazars being converted to Judaism.

A table of Brand: Charles River Editors. The Kuzari has enthralled generations of Jews and non-Jews alike with its clear-cut presentation of Judaism and its polemics against Greek philosophy, Christianity, Islam and Karaism., XII.

The book includes a biography of Rabbi Yehudah HaLevi and a summary of the central arguments of The Kuzari. "In defending Judaism against the philosophers, he was conscious of defending morality itself and therewith the cause, not only of Judaism, but of mankind at large." --Leo Strauss "The Kuzari is the beginning, the foundation.

From here Price: $ Chovas hatalmidim (chovas hatalmidim and sheloshah The Kuzari: In Defense of the Despised Faith (The Torah Classics Library). Yehudah HaLevi. Hardcover. $ Prime. The Holy Fire: The Teachings of Rabbi.

The kuzari and the shaping of jewish identity, Jan 3, Judah Halevi's Book of the Kuzari is a defense of Judaism that has Adam Shear examines the ways that the Kuzari became a /5(). See Eliezer Schweid, "He-chaver Ke-mechanekh Be-sefer Ha-Kuzari," in Mishnato He-hagutit shel Rabbi Yehuda Halevi, where he notes the many didactic principles that Rabbi Halevi employs in his book.

[3] Schweid relates to the fact that some of the issues discussed in the first section reappear later, and he attributes this phenomenon to Rabbi.

Description of the book "Book of Kuzari": This is a new release of the original edition. Reviews of the Book of Kuzari Thus far with regards to the book we have now Book of Kuzari suggestions people never have yet eventually left their overview of the action, or you cannot see clearly yet.OCLC Number: Notes: English and Arabic text.

Spine title: Kuzari. Description: 1 volume: Other Titles: Book of Kuzari. Kuzari. Responsibility: by Rabbi Judah Halevi ; translated from the Arabic with an introduction by Hartwig Hirschfeld.Further references to the Kuzari will be by book and section numbers. 8 Ibid., secs.

12 and In the Even Shmuel edition of Kuzari, the king's comments in secs. 11 and 21 are added in order to interrupt even larger sections because of a change in content. See the editor's notes in .