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Theosophical Appropriations:

 Kabbalah, Western Esotericism and the Transformation of Traditions

 

 

 

 

RESEARCH WORKSHOP OF  THE ISRAEL SCIENCE FOUNDATION  AND  THE GOLDSTEIN-GOREN INTERNATIONAL CENTER FOR JEWISH THOUGHT

In cooperation with the Israeli Network for the

 Academic Study of Western Esotericism (INASWE)
Video lectures

 

Click for the playlist of the  whole Workshop in YouTube

 

 

 

Greetings

Julie Chajes and Boaz Huss: Introduction to Project and Workshop

Karl Baier: The Integration of the Chakras into Theosophy

Julie Chajes: Madame Blavatsky and Monotheism

Nirmal Ranjith Dewasiri: Olcott Buddhism vs. True Buddhism’: A Review of the New Wave of Revival of Buddhism in Sri Lanka

John Patrick Deveney: To Do or Merely to Read and Know?  The Theosophical Society as Lesemysterium and Purveyor of Practical Occult Development

Shulamit Dvir: Presentation of Kfar Raphael Remedial Community

Zvi Dvir: Anthroposophy in Israel Today

Cathy Gutierrez: Giving up the Ghost:  Spiritualism, Theosophy, and the Kabbalistic Body

Olav Hammer: Elizabeth Clare Prophet and Kabbalah as a Universal Wisdom Tradition

Boaz Huss: "The Secret Doctrine of the Jews": Jewish Theosophists and their Appropriation of Kabbalah

Boaz Huss: The Early History of the Theosophical Society in Israel

Moshe Idel: Theosophy and Kabbalah in Romania 1900-1947

Massimo Introvigne: Lawren Harris and the Theosophical Appropriation of the National Tradition in Canada

Andreas Kilcher: Kabbalah and Anthroposophy: A Spiritual Alliance According to Ernst Müller

Adam Klin-Oron: Transforming the Wild Vision: Bailey, Schucman, and Roberts and the Invention of New Traditions

Eugene Kuzmin: Maksimilian Voloshin (1877-1932) and Kabbalah

Shimon Lev: The Theosophical Connection: Gandhi and his Jewish supporters

Isaac Lubelsky: Theosophy and Orientalism: The Case of H.P. Blavatsky and F. Max Müller

Zohar Maor: Modern Esotericism and the Break of Tradition in the Prague Circle 

Avraham Oron, The Israeli Theosophical Society

Marco Pasi: The Theosophical Movement and the Construction of Esoteric Ethnic Identities in Italy (1890-1915)

Tomer Persico: A Pathless Land: Krishnamurti and the Tradition of ‘No Tradition

Ohad Rosenberg: The World Parliament of Religions: The Invention of a 'Metaphysical East' and the Spirit of Theosophy

Yuri Stoyanov: Neo-Kabbalistic and Re-Orientalizing Appropriations of Blavatskyan Theosophy in East European, Russian and Eurasian Contexts

Helmut Zander: Transformations of Anthroposophy from the Death of Rudolf Steiner to the Present Day: Adaptations of a Philosophia Perennis

Conclusion and Round Table