#6669 Overall Influence

Aryeh Kaplan

American rabbi and physicist


Why is this person notable and influential?

Aryeh Moshe Eliyahu Kaplan was an American Orthodox rabbi, author, and translator known for his knowledge of physics and kabbalah. He was lauded as an original thinker and prolific writer and is most well known for his translations of the Torah, writings on Kabbalah, and introductory pamphlets on Jewish beliefs and philosophy. His works are often regarded as a significant factor in the growth of the baal teshuva movement.

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University of Maryland
University of Maryland

Public research university in the city of College Park in Prince George's County, Maryland

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University of Louisville
University of Louisville

University in Kentucky

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Influence Rankings by Discipline

How’s this person influential?
#1804 World Rank #471 USA Rank
Religious Studies
#4602 World Rank #1360 USA Rank
#5041 World Rank #1010 USA Rank