This major biography of Rabbi Nahman (1772-1810) elucidates the Eastern European Hasidic leader's influence on modern-day Hasidism, while presenting his thought in an accessible fashion.
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Tormented Master: The Life and Spiritual Quest of Rabbi Nachman of Bratslav is Rabbi Arthur Green’s full length biography of the founder of Bratslav Chasidism, one of the most... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Eric Maroney
Great book. Portrays Rabbi Nachman's life, person and spiritual quest, keeping paths open. One thing that comes through is the centrality of a paradoxical faith that has no limits. Read morePublished on March 23, 2011 by M Eigen
I quite enjoyed the book. When I started, it felt a little dry and textbookish, but I soon found myself STILL READING IT, so it definitely gets past that. Read morePublished on February 21, 2009 by Jack Coleman