Ohr Hachaim Hakadosh

Ohr Hachaim Hakadosh

Chaim ben Moses ibn Attar also known as the Holy Ohr ha-Chaim after his popular commentary on the Torah, was a Talmudist and kabbalist; born at Mequenez, Morocco, in 1696; died in Jerusalem July 7, 1743. He was one of the most prominent rabbis in Morocco.