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The illuminated Kaddish interpretations of the mourner"s prayer by Hyla Bolsta

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Published by KTAV Pub. House, Inc. in Jersey City, NJ .
Written in English


  • Jewish illumination of books and manuscripts,
  • Texts,
  • Kaddish,
  • Judaism,
  • Liturgy

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Other titlesKaddish. English and Aramaic.
StatementHyla Bolsta
LC ClassificationsBM670.K3 B65 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25186355M
ISBN 109781602801912
LC Control Number2011033483

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“Illuminated Poems is a solid book [even] if you just wish to look at the [art], some of the best work of Drooker’s career: silent, vignette-style comics and several single illustrations; full-color, two-tone and black and white The whole book is attractively designed” (The Comics Journal). Preceded by the signed limited edition of The Kaddish binds us more closely to our departed loved ones than any other prayer. For this reason, the Kaddish service is found firmly established in every siddur and synagogue, regardless of observance level or denomination. The Kaddish Service Affirms: The continued spiritual existence of . Please sign "like" on face book page, The Illuminated Kaddish. High praises for this contemporary illuminated manuscript based on one of two most known and recited prayers in Judaism. full Title: Independent Fine Art Professional. Kaddish or Qaddish or Qadish (Aramaic: קדיש ‎ "holy") is a hymn of praises to God found in Jewish prayer services. The central theme of the Kaddish is the magnification and sanctification of God's name. In the liturgy, different versions of the Kaddish are used functionally as .