Translated by Maurice Simon, Harry Sperling, and Paul P. Levertoff
This five-volume set is the only complete English rendering of the Zohar, the fundamental rabbinic work on Jewish mysticism that has fascinated readers for more than seven centuries.
In addition to being the primary reference text for kabbalistic studies, this magnificent work is arranged in the form of a commentary on the Bible, bringing to the surface the deeper meanings behind the commandments and biblical narrative. As The Zohar itself proclaims: "Woe unto those who see in the Law nothing but simple narratives and ordinary words .... Every word of the Law contains an elevated sense and a sublime mystery .... The narratives of the Law are but the raiment in which it is swathed."
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