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Abraham Isaac Kook

This article has multiple issues. Please help improve it or discuss these issues on the talk page . Abraham Isaac Kook (1865-1935) was the first Ashkenazi chief rabbi of the British Mandatory Palestine, the founder of Yeshiva Mercaz HaRav Kook, Jewish thinker, Halachist, Kabbalist and a renowned Torah scholar.

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the Wikipedia entry of rav Abraham Isaac Kook. Here there is his biography, information about his writings, and so on...

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OROT

OROT | Rav Avraham Yitzchak Kook | Scoop.it
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This website was founded in 1990 by Rabbi Bezalel Naor to disseminate the teachings of Rabbi Abraham Isaac Hakohen Kook. In this website there are articles, media, and information about rav Kook and his Torah. 

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Poetry and Beauty

Poetry and Beauty | Rav Avraham Yitzchak Kook | Scoop.it
The Awareness of Poetry and Beauty Each new Torah insight must basically be ideal: Based On the depth of rectitude in our ethical being; On the depth of holiness in our faithful being; On the depth...
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website of Yaacov David Shulman with translation to English of rav Kook's teaching, and information about books of rav Kook in English.

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Commemorating the 75th yahrtzeit of Rabbi Avraham Yitzchak Hakohen Kook

Commemorating the 75th yahrtzeit of Rabbi Avraham Yitzchak Hakohen Kook | Rav Avraham Yitzchak Kook | Scoop.it
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Website of Torah Mitzion with a video lecture series of in- depth look at the character and teachings of rav Kook by some rabbies.

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The Vegetarian Teachings of Rav Kook | Jewish Virtual Library

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An article about The Vegetarian Teachings of Rav Kook by Richard Schwartz, from the jewish virtual library.

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Rav Kook's Letters, by Rav Tamir Granot

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This is a site with a course about Rav Kook letters, by Rav Tamir Granot. We can learn a lot of information about the life, worldview and philosophy of Rav Kook from his letters. 

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Abraham Isaac Kook Receives the Call

Abraham Isaac Kook Receives the Call | Rav Avraham Yitzchak Kook | Scoop.it
On November 2, 1917, Britain endorsed the creation of a Jewish national homeland in Palestine. The news, contained in the document thereafter known as the Balfour Declaration, hit Rabbi Abraham Isaac Kook like a thunderbolt.
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An article of Yehuda Mirsky . This essay is adapted from his new book, Rav Kook: Mystic in a Time of Revolution

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‘The Lamentation in Jerusalem’

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This article, by Bezalel Naor, deals with the "The Lamentation in Jerusalem"- the lamentation about Dr. Theodor Herzl death by Rav Kook, in July 1904. According to my memory, in this speech Rav Kook refers to Herzl as 'Mashiah ben
Yosef' - he political leader of Am Israel, who is before of the religious leadership. In this article, the writer deal with the difficult situation that Rav Kook was placed- to Eulogize someone who is not been observant, but was very important Zionist leader.

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YUTorah Online - Rav Kook on the Haggadah (Rabbi Josh Strulowitz)

YUTorah Online - Rav Kook on the Haggadah (Rabbi Josh Strulowitz) | Rav Avraham Yitzchak Kook | Scoop.it
In part 2 we learn some pieces of Rav Kook on the Haggadah. We learn about his unique approach to Matzah and the question and answer of wise son....
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An audio file of a lesson that gives by Rabbi Josh Strulowits, in the YUTorah online site. The lesson is about Rav Kook on the Haggadah (of Passover). Rabbi Strulowits describe the Rav Kook's unique approach to Matzah and the question and answer of wise so, according to Excerpts from the book 'Olat Reayah'.  

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‪Rav A.Y. Kook - Selected Letters 01 - Torah & Science‬‏ - YouTube

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Series of movies about rav Kook that deal with his selected letters about Torah & science and Torah vs. other religions 

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Invocation at the inauguration of the Hebrew university

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Invocation by Rav Kook at the inauguration of the Hebrew university in Jerusalem, in 1925. We can learn from this about the attitude of Rav Kook to science, studies and research. 

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‪Rav Kook's Biography - Incredible Rabbi‬‏ - YouTube

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 Video about the biography of rav Kook and his attitude and impact on Zionism. in this movie interviewed some important people like rav Shlomo Aviner, rabbi Avrum Shapirah, rav Yaacov Ariel, and more… 

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Rabbi Kook on Weekly Torah Portion (Parsha), Jewish Holidays and Psalms (Tehillim)

Rabbi Kook on Weekly Torah Portion (Parsha), Jewish Holidays and Psalms (Tehillim) | Rav Avraham Yitzchak Kook | Scoop.it
Thoughts and insights taken from the writings of Rabbi A.I. Kook, and organized according to the Weekly Torah Portion (Parasha), Tehillim (Psalms), and Jewish holidays.
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In this website, there are lot of translations of rav Kook's ideas in many topics. in addition, there are stories, and week's Dvar Torah.    

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The Teachings of Rav. Kook (376) Torah Lessons from Machon Meir Yeshiva in Israel

The Teachings of Rav. Kook (376) Torah Lessons from Machon Meir Yeshiva in Israel | Rav Avraham Yitzchak Kook | Scoop.it
The Teachings of Rav. Kook (376) Torah Lessons from Machon Meir Yeshiva in Israel
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The teaching of rav Kook lessons- by rabbies from Machon Meir in Jerusalem.

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Rabbi Kook Museum | Complete museums guide - AAJ

Rabbi Kook Museum | Complete museums guide - AAJ | Rav Avraham Yitzchak Kook | Scoop.it
HaRav Avraham Yitzchak HaCohen Kook was one of the most enigmatic personalities of modern Jewish history. Born in Griva, Latvia in 1865, he received a traditional Jewish education.
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Information about the Rabbi Kook Museum in Jerusalem: background, opening hours, and location.  

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Art | Resources | ATID

Art | Resources | ATID | Rav Avraham Yitzchak Kook | Scoop.it
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Educational site of ATID which deal with the Role of Art and Creativity Through the Teachings of Rav Kook.

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Friends of Mercaz HaRav

Friends of Mercaz HaRav | Rav Avraham Yitzchak Kook | Scoop.it
Friends of Yeshivat Mercaz HaRav
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The website of Yeshivat Mercaz Harav in English- the Yeshiva which founded by rav Kook.

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YESHIVAT HAR ETZION VIRTUAL BEIT MIDRASH PROJECT

YESHIVAT HAR ETZION VIRTUAL BEIT MIDRASH PROJECT

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Introduction to the thought of rav Kook by by Rav Hillel Rachmani from the Yeshivat Har- etzion. I was pleased to find this article because last year I learned this course of rav Rachmani in the midrasha of Bar-ilan.  

 

 

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Orot: The Lights of Rav Kook with Rabbi Reuven Spolter

Orot: The Lights of Rav Kook with Rabbi Reuven Spolter | Rav Avraham Yitzchak Kook | Scoop.it
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In this blog of Rabbi Reuven  Spolter there are some audio files of lessons in Rav Kook Torah, and Orot book. I didn't listen to these lessons but I know Rabbi Spolter, and I was at one of his lesson in Orot Israel College, and it was very interesting. 

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Rabbi Kook and Modernization of Judaism

Rabbi Kook and Modernization of Judaism | Rav Avraham Yitzchak Kook | Scoop.it
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In this article that it is an excerpt from the book Rav Kook, the Man and his Teaching by Pinchas Polonsky, there is a reference to the attitude of Rav Kook to the modernism and Judaism. He speaks about the method of 'activation of the sparks' from alien cultures, and the modernism. 

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Conclusions of this work

Conclusions of this work

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In this work I tried to gather information and articles on Rabbi Kook, his life, his teachings, and his leadership. I was glad to see that the network Abundant in many articles, lessons and studies in English about Rav Kook. I'm very identifying with his approach and teachings of Rabbi Kook, and so I really enjoyed collecting the articles, although I didn't read them in depth. I hope this experience will help me for further works, and to other people that will interest in this topic...

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