- Additional Details
- Format: DVD
- Rating: Not Rated
- Number of Discs: 1
- Run Time: 50 Minutes
- Region: Region 1
- Aspect Ratio: Fullscreen
- Language: English
- Studio: A&E Home Video
- DVD Release Date: February 27, 2007
- Audio: ENGLISH: Dolby Digital Stereo
- Cast: Guy Klinzing, Dennis Janiske
- Genre: Documentary
- Color: Color
Deleted Interviews with Leading Kabbalah Scholars
An ancient strain of Jewish mysticism or the latest celebrity craze, which is the true Kabbalah and what's really behind its teachings?
- The sacred Zohar text was first discovered in Spain in the 13th century.
- Celebrity practitioners - Madonna, Britney, Demi - are only this movement's most recent adherents.
- Get to the root of the unique and controversial Kabbalistic teachings.
With this DVD, you gain rare insight into one of the world's most opaque, albeit popular, strains of spirituality. Followers believe that by studying Kabbalah, one has the potential to understand God, the soul, the structure of the universe, the afterlife, and even the meaning of human existence.
DECODING THE PASTŪ turns its lens on this inscrutable strain of Jewish mysticism, which has been inspiring practitioners for centuries yet has lately become something of a fad. How do these ancient teachings mesh with modern life? What secrets lie at the heart of its intricate textual manipulations? Is it an intellectual and spiritual exercise, or does it truly hold the meaning of existence? When and how did Kabbalah emerge? How much influence does it have over mainstream Jewish faith?
Expand your understanding of this great and complex philosophy as you uncover the SECRETS OF KABBALAH.