cabala


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cab·a·la

 (kăb′ə-lə, kə-bä′-)
n.
Variant of kabbalah.. See Usage Note at kabbalah.

cab′a·lism n.
cab′a·list n.

cabala

(kəˈbɑːlə)
n
(Judaism) a variant spelling of kabbalah
cabalism n
ˈcabalist n
ˌcabaˈlistic, ˌcabaˈlistical adj

cab•a•la

or cab•ba•la or

(ˈkæb ə lə, kəˈbɑ-)

n., pl. -las.
1. (often cap.) a system of esoteric philosophy developed by rabbis, reaching its peak in the Middle Ages and based on a mystical method of interpreting the Scriptures.
2. any occult doctrine or science.
[1515–25; < Medieval Latin cab(b)ala < Hebrew qabbālāh tradition]

cabala

Also known as the kabala, kabbalah and qabalah, this is an ancient Hebrew mystical doctrine, elements of which are sometimes used in witchcraft.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cabala - an esoteric or occult matter resembling the Kabbalah that is traditionally secret
arcanum, secret - information known only to a special group; "the secret of Cajun cooking"
2.Cabala - an esoteric theosophy of rabbinical origin based on the Hebrew scriptures and developed between the 7th and 18th centuries
theosophy - a system of belief based on mystical insight into the nature of God and the soul
Judaism - the monotheistic religion of the Jews having its spiritual and ethical principles embodied chiefly in the Torah and in the Talmud
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Elva spoke fluent Italian to a waiter - on the previous date she had conversed with a French poet in his native tongue at the El Cabala coffee bar further down Bold Street.
Es autor de Julio Cortazar: una busqueda mitica, Borges y la Cabala: la busqueda del Verbo (Noe, 1973), La orilla inminente: Escritores judios-argentinos (Legasa, 1987), Borges y la Cabala: senderos del Verbo (Artes Graficas, 2006; con Mirta Kupferminc), Fascismo y nazismo en las letras argentinas (Lumiere, 2009; con Leonardo Senkman), Cartografia de las letras hispanoamericanas; tejidos de la memoria (EDUVIM, 2015) y Borges, la letra y la Cabala (Centro de Arte Moderno de Madrid, 2016).
No hay duda de que el conjunto de diversas doctrinas teosoficas conocido como la Cabala resulta ser una de las referencias mas presentes en los trabajos de Jorge Luis Borges.
Mas que dirigir a los internos actoralmente, trabajo con su energia y todas sus emociones, y hace dos anos empece a aprender la cabala y ahora decidi incluir lecciones de cabala, y han funcionado muy bien, porque mas alla del hecho escenico lo importante es lo que ocurre en ellos.
El historiador se enfoca tambien en la difusion de la cabala entre los judios espanoles, lo cual se tradujo en la produccion de una literatura de gran riqueza.
He holds many unrecognized degrees on subjects such as Spiritual Healing, Occult Psychology, Metaphysics, Sacred Science, Mystical Cabala, Color Therapy, Contemporary Spirituality, Trans-personal Religious experiences, Counseling, and, is an avid Swedenborg enthusiast.
El volumen ofrece al lector un estudio del concepto de la Cabala y aborda asi un tema que se convertira en una de las constantes tematicas del ensayo de la autora.
Aunque la obra esta abierta a multiples interpretaciones y estudios, en este trabajo se analizara la analogia entre las imagenes del poema y el recorrido por las sefirot que conforman la denominada "trayectoria de la flecha" de la cabala hebraica.
Theosophy, Cabala, and the Modern Spiritual Revival.
Scholars are divided about whether Pico's work is important for its contribution to magic, astrology, the esoteric, the Cabala, and syncretism, for its continuation of the theological tradition that runs from the Bible through the Church Fathers to scholasticism, or for its early place in modern philosophy, but in the end the Oration came to represent Pico's attempt to defend himself against the accusations of heterodoxy.
Based on ancient teachings and formulated in the Middle Ages, the teachings of cabala were kept secret from all but the initiated.
3) La Cabala cristiana surgio en el Renacimiento entre eruditos cristianos como una conciliacion entre el cristianismo y el judaismo.