As a Jew, Is it Really Safe for Me to Visit Tunisia Today?

by Stuart | October 6, 2015 | Jewish
A question I’m asked frequently these days: is it safe for Jews to travel in countries like Tunisia? So...
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Tango Jewish Style

by Stuart | October 8, 2015 | Jewish
New York musician and musicologist Alexander Gelfand once wrote an article entitled, “Tango: Not Jewish, But Not 100% Not...
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Cochin Jews

by Stuart | October 6, 2015 | Jewish
The Cochin Jews, also known as Malabar Jews, are the oldest group of Jews living in India. The received...
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Thanksgiving- is it only an American holiday?

by Stuart | October 8, 2015 | Jewish
The cherished annual celebration that is marked with turkey and pumpkin pie is unique to the United States of...
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Jewish Life in Dublin

by Stuart | October 6, 2015 | Jewish
Jewish people have been part of life in Dublin, Ireland since the first Jews were recorded to enter the...
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The Jewish Community Of Tunisia- Is There One?

by Stuart | October 8, 2015 | Jewish
There are many things that make the north African country of Tunisia unique. One of these, historically speaking, is...
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Famous Indian Jews

by Stuart | October 6, 2015 | Jewish
Jews in India can be traced back to at least 2,000 years. Well, some believe they are the direct...
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The Jews Of Estonia

by Stuart | October 8, 2015 | Jewish
As in many countries, Jewish people have had a presence in Estonia for hundreds of years. Historical archives reveal...
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Famous Peruvian Jews

by Stuart | October 6, 2015 | Jewish
It is difficult to find a pure descendant of the Peruvian Jewish community, and I can safely say that...
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Georgian Jews: Part I, An Ancient Community

by Stuart | October 6, 2015 | Jewish
The term “Georgian Jews” designates Jewish people, also referred to as Gurjim or kartveli ebraelebi, who migrated to Georgia,...
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How Did Jews Arrive in Peru?

by Stuart | October 6, 2015 | Jewish
Interestingly, the Jewish community developed in two different primary ways, or phases, if you will. The first phase occurred...
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Jewish Points of Interest in Rome

by Stuart | October 6, 2015 | Jewish
There are hundreds of wonderful reasons to visit the great Italian city of Rome. Ancient architecture, fabulous museums and...
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Jews of India

by Stuart | October 6, 2015 | Jewish
Because as much as 80% of the country of India is Hindu, you may be surprised to learn that...
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Keeping Kosher While Traveling

by Stuart | October 6, 2015 | Jewish
For those who choose to keep kosher, doing so at home does not present nearly the challenge of trying...
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Keeping Kosher in Scandinavia

by Stuart | October 6, 2015 | Jewish
The Jewish communities of the 5 Scandinavian countries each have their own unique history, customs, and personalities. As you...
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Are There Really Jews in Japan?

by Stuart | October 7, 2015 | Jewish
Are There Really Jews in Japan? As a world traveler, I find it very exciting to discover Jewish communities...
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Jewish Life in Cape Town, South Africa

by Stuart | May 26, 2015 | Jewish
The city of Cape Town is a place of significance within Jewish history, for it is here that the...
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Jewish Life in Beijing, China

by Stuart | October 7, 2015 | Jewish
Jewish Life in Beijing, China As in many Asian countries, Buddhism, Taoism, and Islam are prominent among its residents....
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Jewish Life in Egypt

by Stuart | May 26, 2015 | Jewish
Over the last century, the Jewish population of Egypt has greatly fluctuated. In the year 1922, the number of...
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The Origins of Hannukah in my Home Town- Chashmonaim, Israel

by Stuart | October 8, 2015 | Jewish
There are a few different places in this world that, when asked, I consider to be “home.” Among them...
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Jewish History in Vienna, Austria

by Stuart | May 26, 2015 | Jewish
From prosperity to persecution, the history of Jewish life in Vienna, Austria, is extensive. There are few European cities...
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Revival of the Finnish Jewish Community

by Stuart | October 8, 2015 | Jewish
The Jewish community in Finland is not one that is particularly large. Today, the Jewish community is comprised of...
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As A Jew, Can I Visit the Taj Mahal?

by Stuart | October 6, 2015 | Jewish
The Taj Mahal is one of the most recognized landmarks in the entire world, and is visited by as...
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As A Jew, Should I Be Visiting Siem Reap?

by Stuart | October 8, 2015 | Jewish
The Jewish Chronicle Online recently reported that Jerusalem has been named among the top ten tourist destination cities in...
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