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‘Feel the rhythm’ of Jamaica’s Judaism [PHOTOS]

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/travel/article/feel_the_rhythm_of_jamaicas_judaism

The first thing you notice at Shaare Shalom Congregation in Kingston, Jamaica is the sand on the floor, softening the sound of your footsteps as you take your seat. You bend down and let the grains, smooth-gritty, run through your fingers. Is there some meaning in it, a reference to the 40 years the ancient Israelites wandered in the desert?

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