The Mystical Schools of Tzfat: A Journey to the Heart of Kabbalah
Rabbi David Ingber
9.20.10 (Audio: 1 hr 18 min)
Tzfat, a town in northern Israel, was the site of the greatest renaissance of Jewish mysticism in Jewish history. In the aftermath of the expulsion of Jews from Spain (1492), many leading figures gathered there, creating an epicenter of mystical thought that transformed Judaism.