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By Yehezkel Kluger,Nomi Kluger-Nash

The biblical publication of Ruth is a love tale, it appears own and straightforward – of affection among ladies and among guy and lady – informed in poetic imagery and magnificence. slightly hiding inside of this instant good looks are the archetypal depths which exhibit not anything lower than the everlasting secret of a love which brings approximately redemption and individuation either own and transcendent, human and divine.
Dr. Kluger wrote the unique interpretation as a part of the necessities of the 1st graduating category of the Jung Institute in Zürich. He later up-to-date his paintings, however the thesis is still a similar: the go back of the female precept within the Bible. To this finish, he examines the destiny and position of the female as “she” travels from precedent days via quite a few goddesses to the individual of Ruth, and her future as restoring the unique totality of masculine and female in equivalent, interacting, stability.
In counterpoint to the scholarly type of her father – whereas in unison together with his interpretations – Nomi Kluger-Nash has written a woman’s subjective reactions to the tale of Ruth, Naomi and Orpah. To this associative variety she brings additional amplifications from Kabbalah into the that means of those ladies who hold points, either gentle and darkish, of the Shekhinah, the female presence of God.

Yechezkel Kluger, Ph.D., used to be born in big apple in 1911 and died in Haifa, presently after finishing his manuscript for this booklet in 1995. relocating from kibbutz farmer to surgeon of optometry to Jungian analyst (“I moved from outer to internal vision”), he taught on the la Jung Institute and, along with his go back to Israel in 1967, proven the Israel education application for Analytical Psychology. He taught and practiced as an analyst as much as the time of his dying. Nomi Kluger-Nash is a Jungian psychologist who lives either in Jerusalem and Cummington, Massachusetts, the place she practices as a therapist, teaches, writes … and enjoys the wasteland of her “Woodwinds” home.

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