Shem Tov

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Yitzhak Ha-Sangari
... In Sefer ha-Emunot ("Book of Beliefs" early 15th c.), Rabbi Shem Tov ibn Shem Tov wrote I have been preceded by Rabbi Yitzhak ha-Sangeri, companion to ... Shem Tov's work was cited by Judah Moscato in his work Kol Yehuda ...
Tinok Shenishba - The Common Jewish Folk in Hasidic Mysticism
... The Baal Shem Tov (1698–1760), founder of the revivalist Hasidic movement, brought a mystical soul-dimension to the traditional Talmudic notions of the ... Adjusting the former hierarchy of values, the Baal Shem Tov taught that the simple, sincere common Jewish folk could be closer to God than the scholars, for whom pride may ... The Baal Shem Tov and later Hasidic masters made deveikut the central principle in Jewish spirituality, teaching that the sincere Divine soul essence of the artless Jew ...
Chronological List of Chabad Niggunim - Niggunim of The Baal Shem Tov and His Students
... of the general Hasidic movement, under the Baal Shem Tov and his successor the Maggid of Mezeritch ... Baal Shem Tov's Niggun Shpoleh Zeideh's Niggun Niggun of Three Stanzas ...
Practical Kabbalah - History - Divine Intercession Through Deveikut By The Hasidic Tzadik
... change was manifested in the personal life of Hasidism's founder, the Baal Shem Tov (1698–1760), in his move from Baal Shem to the prototype of Hasidic ... While a Baal Shem, he used amulets ... After beginning Hasidism, the Ba'al Shem Tov never wrote the Names of God, only his own name in amulets, Yisrael ben Sara or Yisrael ben Eliezer, as his ultimate amulet ...
Hasidic Philosophy - Definition and Relation To The Other Levels of Torah Interpretation, and To Mainstream Jewish Philos - Systematic Articulation
... This idea, that the new path begun by the Baal Shem Tov, opened up the mystical tradition to everyone, however is not the complete explanation of the relationship of Hasidus to the other parts of Torah ... many scholars who were disparaging of mysticism saw the Baal Shem Tov only as a populariser of Kabbalah ... expressed the "wellsprings" of the Baal Shem Tov in systematic intellectual form ...