TITLE

Inner Peace

AUTHOR(S)
Klein Halevi, Yossi
PUB. DATE
April 2001
SOURCE
New Republic;04/30/2001, Vol. 224 Issue 18, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on the festival termed as Boombamela in Israel. Information on the fact that drug use is use is widespread but discreet in Israel; Information that after the 1973 Yom Kippur War, when an unprepared Israel glimpsed its own mortality, some leading bohemian artists and actors turned ultra-orthodox; View that Israel's New Age movement is a dual revolt— against the Judaism of the Orthodox establishment and the secularism of the Zionist founders; Opinion that Boombamela offers a vision of an Israel that transcends rigid categories of secular and religious.
ACCESSION #
4361567

 

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