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  • The Jews of Kaifeng

    August 15, 2012 | 10:39 am

    Jewish liturgy and ritual frequently remind us that the Israelites were scattered to the “four corners of the earth,” as symbolized by the four fringes of the tallit, or prayer shawl. The extent of the geographic dispersion of the Jews over millennia has been vast, ranging from...

  • VIDEO: Chinese Jewish father from Kaifeng visits daughter Jin Jin in Israel

    November 11, 2008 | 3:58 am

    From New Tang Dynasty TV (NTDTV.com):

    And on a lighter note… How does it feel to be both Chinese and Jewish? Our Israeli team talks to a young woman from Kaifeng, China who belongs to both of these ancient cultures. Here’s her story.

    We caught up with Jin Jin and...

  • VIDEO: The last Jews of China

    January 8, 2008 | 11:37 pm

    China has been the home of Jews for thousands of years, and there are still some families there ....