What does it mean to be a nomadic people? For most of our long history, Jews have been nomads. It’s only recently that we’ve started to settle down. But have we lost something in that process? Has Judaism lost some of its vitality in the absence of movement, which has defined so...
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Tag: Wandering Jew
January 29, 2014 | 3:46 pm
June 22, 2006 | 8:00 pm
It sounds like the set-up for a politically incorrect joke: Did you hear the one about the journalist who began his journey in the Buddha's
footsteps in Poland?
The Buddha ("the awakened one") never stepped foot west of what is now India. I was on assignment for National Geographic...
February 17, 2005 | 7:00 pm
Looking for a getaway with a Jewish twist? With Passover approaching and summer down the road, there are many opportunities for such travel. Here are a few options:
Seders Far and Near
When it comes to celebrating Passover, you can truly be a wandering Jew, thanks to an abundance...
June 13, 2002 | 8:00 pm
UCLA judicial board nom questioned for Jewish backgroundSHARES
German Jewish leader warns against wearing kipah in Muslim neighborhoodsSHARES
Meet Oscar-winner Graham Moore: Hollywood’s newest Jewish writing prodigySHARES
Ewan McGregor to direct adaptation of Philip Roth’s ‘American Pastoral’SHARES