dybbuk dybbuk

Definition(s):

  • (n) (Jewish folklore) a demon that enters the body of a living person and controls that body's behavior

Usage(s):

  • Climax of the film, the exorcising of the dybbuk from her body by the rabbinical council, makes the rites of witchcraft seem like Hallowe'en pranks.

News

  • Canyon News - Theatre Dybbuk Performing At Library

    SANTA MONICA?Theatre Dybbuk will be giving a staged reading of Tony Kushner’s “A Dybbuk” at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Auditorium in the Santa Monica Public Library at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, December 15. Tickets are free and will be released one hour before the performance at the lobby.
    on December 4, 2013     Source: Canyon News

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