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Decoding the Past: Secrets of Kabbalah (History Channel) (2006)

Michael Berg , Yehueda Berg  |  NR |  DVD
2.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

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  • Actors: Michael Berg, Yehueda Berg, David Friedman, Pinchas Giller, William Gross
  • Producers: Jonathan Towers, Margaret Kim
  • Format: Multiple Formats, Color, NTSC
  • Language: English (Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo)
  • Region: Region 1 (U.S. and Canada only. Read more about DVD formats.)
  • Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
  • Number of discs: 1
  • Rated: NR (Not Rated)
  • Studio: A&E Home Video
  • DVD Release Date: February 27, 2007
  • Run Time: 50 minutes
  • Average Customer Review: 2.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)
  • ASIN: B000KJU1FA
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #213,975 in Movies & TV (See Top 100 in Movies & TV)
  • Learn more about "Decoding the Past: Secrets of Kabbalah (History Channel)" on IMDb

Special Features

  • Deleted interviews with leading Kabbalah scholars

Editorial Reviews

Once exclusively reserved for study by ultra-religious male scholars of Judaism, Kabbalah has recently become known as a multi-million dollar, celebrity-endorsed phenomenon. SECRETS OF KABBALAH strips away the hype and demystifies the writings that have been studied by Jewish scholars for thousands of years. Is the Kabbalah of the stars the same Kabbalah that Jewish scholars have studied for generations? Even as more and more people are seen wearing the red string bracelets associated with Kabbalah, the original teachings behind this seemingly new fad are in fact understood by precious few.

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13 of 13 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Made me want to learn more. January 17, 2009
I am reviewing this material strictly from the perspective of wanting to know a little more about the Kabbalah. I have friends who study this and who often speak of it but before now didn't even have enough knowledge to entertain a discussion on the subject.

I feel that this video (at least) has given me a starting point for that. I read the other reviews and they seemed quite critical as far as the specifics, however I think if you are coming from a place where you know next to nothing of jewish mysticism then this is as good a starting point as any.

I was entertained and satisfied with this video. Perhaps it is a "101" class (to some) but I think it did its job. It kept my attention and made me want to study a little further on the subject. They clearly state that you can spend a lifetime studying this material without fully understanding all of it, then why would this be a bad place to start? Since awareness of any spiritual knowledge is but one lesson leading into another, I would not be so critical of this particular DVD. For those of you who like this type of subject matter along with The History Channels support, then you should like this DVD. I recommend it.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars A library must October 30, 2013
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I saw this program on the History Channel and just had to have it in my library. If you are Jewish (my husband is) and have an interest in Kabbalah, you will be iintrigued by this documentary, especially if you are new to Kabbalah. Nicely done product.
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8 of 12 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars Typical May 2, 2007
This is pretty standard tv: watered down, without any real insight or usefulness. I suppose it is ok as an introduction to one way of viewing the history, but like all history, it is really just a collection of repeated opinions. I liked Sex: The Secret Gate to Eden a lot better.
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5.0 out of 5 stars it great documentary February 8, 2013
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arrive on time great if want to know about kabbalah especially spiritual and Torah go hand in hand better undrstanding
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