Contemporary Alternative Spiritualities in Israel (Palgrave Studies in New Religions and Alternative Spirituali) (Hardcover)

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By Shai Feraro (Editor), James R. Lewis (Editor)
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Introduction; Shai Feraro and James R. Lewis
Part I. Jew Age Spirituality
1. A Sacred Time in the Sacred Land: Authenticating the Past in New Age Judaism; Rachel Werczberger and Ben Gurion 2. Kabbalah through the Utilitarian Prism: Contemporary Neo-Kabbalah in Israel as a Form of Consumer Culture; Tomer Persico
3. Body and Soul in Yemima Avital's Teachings and in her Students' Testimonies, Philosophies, and Practices; Einat Ramon
4. Individualization of Jewish UnOrthodox (Alternative) Wedding Rituals in Israel; Ana Prashizky

Part II. New Age Culture in Israel
5. The Incorporation of Spiritual Care into Israeli Medical Organizations; Nurit Zaidman 6. Inherent Paradox in Cultural Change: New Age Rituals as Case Study; Dalit Simchai
7. The State And New Religious Movements; Masua Sagiv

Part III. Some Popular Currents in the Israeli 'Scene'
8. Theosophy and Anthroposophy in Israel: An Historical Survey; Isaac Lubelsky9. Messages for the End: Eschatological Thought in Twentieth Century Channeling; Adam Klin-Oron
10. The Menstrual Discourse in Israeli Yoga for Women: An Alternative to the Hegemonic Discourse?; Carmit Rosen

Part IV. On the Fringes 11. Ritual Adaptations and Celebrations of the Mabon Sabbat (Autumn Equinox) by Israeli Neopagans; Orly Salinas Mizrahi 12. Pentecostal Ethiopian Jews and Nigerian Members of Olumba Olumba: Manifestations of Christianity in Israel; Galia Sabar

Product Details
ISBN: 9781137547415
ISBN-10: 1137547413
Publisher: Palgrave MacMillan
Publication Date: November 10th, 2016
Pages: 249
Language: English
Series: Palgrave Studies in New Religions and Alternative Spirituali