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Interview with Menachem Kellner- They Too are Called Human: Gentiles in the Eyes of Maimonides. The Mishnah (Sanhedrin 4:5) teaches the universal doctrine that God began humanity by creating an individual human being, Adam, “to teach that if anyone destroy a single soul from humankind, Scripture charges him as though he had destroyed a whole world, and whoever saves a single soul from humankind, Scripture credits him as though he had saved a whole world.”

Interview with Menachem Kellner- They Too are Called Human: Gentiles in the Eyes of Maimonides

However, at a later date, the text of this Mishnah was revised to be particularistic, so that many editions currently read that Adam was created alone “to teach that if anyone destroy a single soul from Israel… and whoever saves a single soul from Israel…” A universal teaching has thus been transformed to a particularist view valuing Jewish life, rather than the value of all human life. Menachem Kellner has devoted the last decades to writing a series of books defending the universal voice in Judaism.

Orthodox Jewish universalism is not new. Rabbi Samson Raphael Hirsch and his son Dr. What is the thesis of your book? Like this: יהודה הלוי. שער הספר כל שירי רבי יהודה הלוי, שראה אור בתש"ו1946‏[1] רבי יהודה בן שמואל הלוי (נכתב בר"ת: ריה"ל; שמו בערבית: אבו אל-חסן אל-לאוי; 1075–1141 בקירוב) היה מגדולי המשוררים וההוגים היהודיים בימי הביניים ורופא.

יהודה הלוי

תולדות חייו[עריכת קוד מקור | עריכה] ריה"ל נולד בסוף המאה ה-11‏[2], בעיר טולדו או טודלה‏[3] שבצפון ספרד, למשפחה אמידה ומשכילה. הוא זכה לחינוך מקיף גם בתחום היהדות וגם בתחום ההשכלה הכללית-הערבית. חוקרים רבים משערים שהיה תלמידו של פרשן ופוסק התלמוד רבי יצחק אלפסי‏[4]. בשנות חייו הראשונות נדד ריה"ל בספרד כמשורר שכיר בחצרות של נכבדים באירועים חשובים. ריה"ל התחבר למשוררים יהודיים והתקבל בכבוד גדול בטולדו, שם שימש רופא החצר של מלך קסטיליה. ריה"ל התחבר במיוחד עם רבי אברהם אבן עזרא (ראב"ע), והם נדדו יחדיו בספרד המוסלמית; ראב"ע אף מזכיר את ריה"ל מספר פעמים בפירושו למקרא (כגון בפירושו לשמות ט, א; כ, א; דניאל ט, ב). עמותה סהג'ה יוגה. סהג'ה יוגה - המערכת האנרגטית. Falun Dafa - Download Falun Dafa Falun Gong audio and video materials פאלון דאפא - הורדת חומרי אודיו ווידיאו של פאלון דאפא פאלון גונג. Gurdjieff International Review.

Social Networking. Universal Healing Tao Article Inner Alchemy. Universal Healing Tao: Darkroom Retreat information. On the way into the darkroom My daily pen wobbles until I am stopped by a scratch in my otherwise flawless routine paper.

Universal Healing Tao: Darkroom Retreat information

I am transfixed by this growing blackness on my daily office paper. The blot of ink gnaws at my habitual words until my paper disintegrates. I am in the darkness now, guided by the earth, a light and a voice that holds my hand for three weeks. Your hand holds a pen in the darkness, writing light in my mind, sometimes caring but at one time firm to remind me to turn my book of live with many pages to come.

I smile for no reason to other people with words coming out of the depth of my soul. Dark room retreat Darkness comes nearer. Space bends in darkness not limited by reflections. Where is your guiding voice smooth as silk, sometimes firm In this darkness I made a choice, to this expanding live I affirm. Poking at darkness I poke at you darkness and move through you. The Spiritual Core of Master Mantak Chia's Teaching. “Our bodies are our gardens, to which our wills are gardeners.”

The Spiritual Core of Master Mantak Chia's Teaching

—William Shakespeare Are you looking for clarity, meaning and purpose in life? Would you like to cultivate health, healing, happiness and higher-self development in your life? Would you want to transform the frustrations of stress and tension into vitality for a full life, plus access reality-based experiences of the spiritual dimensions within? Universal Healing Tao instruction, masterminded by Mantak Chia, provides a complete set of personalized tools to enable you to achieve your goals. IMMORTAL SELF'S 9 secrets of taoist Inner Alchemy The Spiritual Core of Master Mantak Chia's Teaching Master Chia is the founder of Healing Tao in USA, Tao Yoga in Europe and Universal Healing Tao Center and Tao Master School at Tao Garden Health Resort. Universal Healing Tao practices are designed to cultivate a balanced life of love, health, longevity and spiritual evolution.

Humans also store part of the primordial force.