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Mahzor for High Holidays
מחזור לראש השנה ויה'כ
[Ms. - Liturgy - Kabbalah]
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33 ff., 160:93 mm., light age staining, creased and rounded on edges, ink on paper, Yemenite block letters with upper points (pronunciation symbols), bound in modern cloth over boards.
High Holiday mahzor with additional liturgies, hymns, and supplications not found in the ordinary texts. For hundreds of years the Yemenite Jewish communities followed their traditional ways of secular and religious life, not being influenced by external trends and currents. Some customs in the Yemenite prayer rites go back to the prayer book of R. Saadiah Ga'on. From the 16th century on the Kabbalah and especially later its Lurianic school and system found its way to Yemen and influenced Jewish literary production in the areas of commentaries.
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