What is the difference between these 3 series of sefarim: the Zohar Hakadosh, the Tikounei Zohar and the Zohar Hadash? Also, what is the Matok Midevash in the Zohar?


The Holy Zohar is formatted as a commentary on the 5 books of Moses.

The Tikunim is formatted a series of commentaries on the first word in the Torah (Bereshis).

The Zohar Hadash is additional teachings, and formatted as a commentary on the 5 books of Moses, as well as on the megillos etc.

Mtuk Mdvash is a recent commentary of the Zohar by Rav Daniel Frisch ZTz'l; extremely popular nowadays.

  • Thanks! And what is the Matok Midevash? – far22 Dec 31 '14 at 20:29
  • updated......... – warz3 Dec 31 '14 at 20:32
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    What's new in Zohar Chadash? – Shmuel Jan 1 '15 at 4:07
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    @ShmuelBrin I think the name refers to the widespread release of the manuscripts, which were printed to the community around 30 years after the release of the first part, "The Zohar" – warz3 Jan 1 '15 at 5:16
  • Are they all considered to be of the same level of authenticity and age? – Lee Oct 8 '15 at 15:31

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