In Jewish folklore, a disembodied human spirit that must wander restlessly, burdened by former sins, until it inhabits the body of a living person. Belief in such spirits was common in eastern Europe in the 16th–17th century. Individuals thought to be possessed by a dybbuk were taken to a
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TRANSLATING THE SUPERNATURAL\KUSHNER ADAPTATION OF 'A DYBBUK' IS FASCINATING GLIMPSE OF HASIDIC JEWS.(ENTERTAINMENT/ WEEKEND/ SPOTLIGHT)
Jan 23, 1996; Byline: JACKIE CAMPBELL ROCKY MOUNTAIN NEWS THEATER CRITIC Scratch any world mythology - Asian, Nordic, Polynesian - and you'll...