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Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows and the Kabbalah


Nina Amir talks about Harry Pottter and The Deathly Hallows and  Kabbalah – Jewish themes.

New Harry Potter trailer features Jewish mystical themes

July 5, 3:11 PMJewish Issues Examiner

… having something to live for, which Harry professes to have, could be seen as a spiritual, if not just a Jewish theme, as well. The Kabbalah Centre claims a person can achieve immortality via Kabbalah; Voldemort claims he is the one who can live forever. Maybe his is a Kabbalist of the dark sort–the kind we are warned against?

I suggest Jews [and others] go see the Harry Potter movie, or rent the old ones (or read the books) and look for bits and pieces of Jewish mysticism. You might be surprised at what you find.

Read the full article at:  http://www.examiner.com/examiner/x-7363-Jewish-Issues-Examiner~y2010m7d5-New-Harry-Potter-trailer-features-Jewish-mystical-themes?cid=publish_facebook%3A7363

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5 Responses

  1. I wonder what percentage of the target audience will completely miss these references?

  2. Do I need to be more explicit here?

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  4. Exciteeeeeed for the next HP movie.

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