Dr. Yoed Kadary

Yoed Kadary is a post doctorate fellow at the I-Core center Da’at Hamakom for the study of modern Jewish culture, and recently awarded the Ephraim Urbach post doctoral fellowship by the Memorial Foundation for Jewish Culture . He is working both in Ben-Gurion University and the Open University on research projects on the Kabbalah of Safed and the history of Kabbalistic discourse on colors. He wrote two monographs on the debate about prayers to angels, and the angelology of R. Moses Cordovero, which were accepted for publication. He is also independent director and producer and worked for channel 2 news company.

Selected Publications


Y. Kadary, R. Moses Cordovero angels’ – Between Theoretical and Practical Kabbalah, Cherub Press, (Accepted for publication, forthcoming book)

Y. Kadary, 1,000 Years of Debate- Angelology and Lithurgy in Early Modern Jerusalem, Ben Zvi Institute, (Accepted for publication, forthcoming book)


Sack and Kadary, A Homily by R. Moses Cordovero Concerning the Way to Find Your Spouse and its Reception History, O. Yisraeli, A. Bar-Levav and J. Meir (eds.), Studies in Honor of Zeev Gries (forthcoming)

Y. Kadary, The Angelology of R. Moses Cordovero, Ph.D. dissertation, Beer-Sheva, 2014