The Teachings of Rebbe Nahman of Bratzlav: Faith, Emotion, and Religious Experience
Date: Jan 21, 2020 - Feb 04, 2020
Time: Noon - 1:00 p.m.
Sponsor: Online Learning
Category: Online Learning
AN ONLINE MINI-COURSE WITH JTS
January 21, 28; February 4, 2020
12:00-1:00 p.m. ET
With Dr. Eitan Fishbane, Associate Professor of Jewish Thought, JTS
Great-grandson of the Ba’al Shem Tov, Rebbe Naḥman of Bratzlav was a charismatic leader and innovative thinker who shaped the lives and devotion of generations of disciples. His ideas remain influential within and beyond the Hasidic world. In this course we will study his teachings, including his renowned stories, which delve into core issues such as the quest for knowledge and faith, varieties of mystical experience, and the urgent spiritual power of joy and song.
Recordings will be available for those unable to attend live.