Helping Jews connect to their roots in Israel. Biblical and Talmudic sites, archeological excavations, new settlements, Ecology, Organic Agriculture, photography, understanding modern political questions, etc.
Twenty years as a tour guide in Israel.
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Hello Richard, Why do antisemites concentrate their attacks on the Talmud, which is secondary to the Jewish belief, and not to the Bible, which is central? As you may imagine, the Bible being central
Shalom Shep, That is quite an involved question, which would need the gift of prophecy (or a lot of good guesses) to answer well... You can read the brief account in the Bible: Genesis 25:7-11
Shalom Donna, I am not familiar with such a custom in our sources. More than that, I do not recall mention (from that time period) of the use of a "napkin" as we know it today: a piece of cloth used
Shalom Mike, There are a lot of variables here, so I suggest you correspond directly with someone who can provide that kind of tour (sounds like fun, but 11 days is a little much for me at this time
Shalom Elisabeth, It is quite possible that your family has Jewish roots, but it may be difficult to trace... As you probably know- all the Jews were expelled from Spain in 1492, though there remained