1 Works 2 See also 3 Bibliography 4 References 5 External links
Ḥefetz Hashem (God's Desire), Amsterdam, 1732—dissertations on the
four Talmudic treatises Berakhot, Shabbat, Horayot, and Ḥullin.
Or ha-Ḥayyim (The Light of Life), Venice, 1742—a commentary on the
Pentateuch after the four methods known collectively as Pardes; it was reprinted several times. His renown is based chiefly on this work, which became popular also with the Hasidim. Peri Toar (Beautiful Fruit), novellae on the Shulchan Aruch, Yoreh De'ah, dealing especially with Hiskiah de Silva's commentary Peri Ḥadash, Amsterdam, 1742; Vienna and Lemberg, 1810. Rishon le-Zion, Constantinople, 1750—consisting of novellae to several Talmudic treatises, on certain portions of the Shulḥan Arukh, on the terminology of Maimonides, on the five Megillot, on the Prophets and on Proverbs. Under the same title were published at Polna, 1804, his notes on Joshua, Judges, Samuel, and Isaiah.
Ohr ha-Chaim Synagogue, Jerusalem
Chaim Joseph David Azulai Ohr ha-Chaim Synagogue
Michael, Or ha-hayyim, No. 894; Benjacob, Otzar ha-Sefarim, p. 541; Luncz, in Jerusalem, i.122 (epitaphs); Nacht, Me'or Chayyim, Hebrew biography of 'Attar, Drohobycz, 1898; Azulai, Shem ha-Gedolim; Franco, Histoire des Israélites d'Orient Assaf, David (2009). "'A Heretic who has No Faith in the Great Ones of the Age': The Clash Over the Honor of or Ha-Hayyim". Modern Judaism. 29 (2): 194–225. doi:10.1093/mj/kjp003.
This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domain: Singer, Isidore; et al., eds. (1901–1906). "Attar, ibn". Jewish Encyclopedia. New York: Funk & Wagnalls Company.
Or haHayyim: Creativity, Tradition, and Mysticism in the Torah Commentary of R. Hayyim ibn Attar Ohr ha-Chaim book in text files in Hebrew.
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