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Luzzatto in Amsterdam
Mussar Summer Academy 2017
2017 June 22 – 23
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Unique transfer of knowledge in the authentic heart of Jewish Amsterdam. Seize the opportunity to visit the Netherlands!
Experience a mix of English spoken lectures and workshops about Mussar, Luzzatto and the unique Jewish history of Amsterdam.
Evening programs include a Candlelight Concert in the Esnoga, the late 17th-century Sephardic synagogue. Kosher catering provided.
Speakers will shed their light on undiscovered aspects of the Mussar perspective.
Moshe Chaim Luzzatto lived in Amsterdam between 1735 and 1743. His book ‘Mesillat Yesharim’ (Path of the Just) is considered to be one of the classics in the Jewish spiritual tradition.
Why was ‘Messilat Yesharim’ written in a non-Kabbalistic way? Was Ramchal considered a Jewish mystic? What is known about Luzzatto’s years in Amsterdam?
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2 days of inspiring lectures and workshops including
kosher catering, and as an extra, a ticket on Thursday-night to a unique candlelight concert in the historical Amsterdam Portuguese Esnoga for only € 178, (early birds € 160 until April 30)
(contact us in case you want to join and talk about your financial contribution)
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