A classical work of Jewish philosophy by Rabbi Shneur Zalman of Liady with Russian translation and commentaries
'How did he manage to put such a great God into such a small book!' exclaimed a Hassidic thinker after having read the Tanya.
Other contemporaries of the author saw the book as a means of averting future afflictions.
Even though the book contains countless concealed secrets inaccessible to the uninitiated, it is written in a lucid and crisp classical Hebrew.
A classic work of Jewish mysticism and the fundamental text of the Chabad Chassidic movement