Posts Tagged ‘ asia ’

Sexy Beijing

June 19, 2012
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sexy beijing

Imagine a pool in a luxury spa in the center of China, with vaulted ceilings and exquisitely painted walls, filled with purified rainwater, and fit for an emperor to bathe in… Or, actually, an empress. Because this bath is a mikvah–a ritual bath designed for women who observe the Jewish laws of menstrual purity.…

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Jews Aren’t Just White

October 11, 2011
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unity

Is the Jewish population growing or shrinking? It could be doing either, depending which survey you’re looking at.…

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Korea–a Jewish Study Center

April 8, 2011
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korea-talmud

One of the newest and biggest centers of Talmud study is neither in Hasidic Brooklyn nor in…

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Jews and Leeches

April 6, 2011
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leech

Humanity has stumbled upon some bizarre medical cures,…

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