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David Yom Tov ibn Billya

Portugal @ 1400

Commentary: Qabalist; Astro-magic; Astrology;


Teachers; Rabbi Abraham Aben Ezra; Claudius Ptolemy, supposed author of the Book of Talismans; Isaac ibn Hunain; Maimonides;

Students: Samuel ibn Zarza, author of Meqor Hayyim, 1368;

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Enemies:

Author: Me'or 'Enayim, a commentary on the Pentateuch; Yesodot ha-Maskil;


Resources: Kabbalah in Italy 1280 - 1510 - a survey by Moshe Idel, 2011; https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_ben_Yom_Tov_ibn_Bilia;