The History & Essence of the Mystical City of Tzfat

This i24NEWS segment (03:36) introduces the Holy City of Tzfat, including its history as a center of Jewish mysticism and Kabbalah, the economic and spiritual Golden Age of Tzfat in the 16th century, the influence of Rabbi Isaac Luria (The Ari) and Dona Gracia Mendes-Nasi, the devastating earthquake of 1837, the Arab riots of 1929, and the famous Artist Colony. 

 

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