The city of Tzefat seems to be a magnet for torah scholars and kabbalists for many hundreds of years. Why is that?
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It was the home of one of the greatest, some would say the greatest, kabbalists of all time, Yitzack Luria, commonly known as the Ari. It was also one of four holy cities in Eretz Yisrael where jews lived before the beginning of the modern Aliyahs