Safed, in northern Israel, was a hub for early Jewish mysticism's thinkers. (PikiWiki Israel)

Kabbalah & Mysticism Quiz

How much do you know about this area of Jewish contemplation and spirituality?

Jewish mystical teachings about the nature of God and reality have had a profound impact on the development of Judaism. How much do you know about this area of Jewish contemplation and spirituality?

Question 1 of 10
According to Rabbi Yehuda Ashlag, the study of Kabbalah is:
Question 2 of 10
True or false: Hasidism spread mystical thinking and living to the masses of European Jewry by teaching that all people could have an experiential connection with God.
Question 3 of 10
The key concepts of Lurianic kabbalah include
Question 4 of 10
Which of the following kabbalistic thinkers attempted to attain prophecy?
Question 5 of 10
According to Luria and his followers, what does tikkun olam represent?
Question 6 of 10
What is Kabbalah?
Question 7 of 10
The earliest disseminated text of Kabbalistic thought was:
Question 8 of 10
Which rabbi is responsible for challenging the convention that the study of Kabbalah is only for a few elite scholars and thinkers?
Question 9 of 10
Abraham Abulafia, a 13th-century mystic, was a devoted follower of
Question 10 of 10
What are kelipot?

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