Surveying of degrees of manifesting of god from point of view of kabbala mysticism.
PhD Religions and Denominalions university, Qom branch , Qom , iran
Abstract: Manifestation is one of important theology arguments in theorical mysticism. It mans the appearance of essence in attributes and names. Manifestation theory has been regarded by different schools. Jewish kabbala traditional mysticism is among these schools. In this school, the god has two aspects: 1) Transcendental aspect 2)existential aspect (name and attributes). The existential aspect is derived from transcendental aspect and it shows the degrees of manifesting of god from top to down. These decuple degrees of manifestation are called safira or safirut. safiruts are shown , in the shape of human , tree or geranium with seven branches and three knots . Tenth and last safirut is divine kingdom or shakheyna. And it is referred and mentioned as god's glory or presence of god in universe. in this article , degrees of manifesting of god from point of view of kabbbala mysticism , which is most important school in Jewish mysticism has been investigated to prove the monotheism in this school. According to this point which kabbalian, believe in a inductor or mediator to maintain the ascendancies of god. And in result, this mediator is the first degree of manifesting of god. And they explain the creation according to degrees of manifesting of god, mean special manifestation.
[Masoumeh- Azizi khadem. Surveying of degrees of manifesting of god from point of view of kabbala mysticism. Life Sci J 2013;10(1):1392-1401] (ISSN:1097-8135). http://www.lifesciencesite.com.
Key Words: God-Monotheism-Manifestation –Names and attributes And kabbala.