Posts Tagged ‘ england ’

Quirky, Gorgeous Pics of London Kids in Purim Costumes

March 23, 2016
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Quirky, Gorgeous Pics of London Kids in Purim Costumes

Ever wish you could just stare at kids in Purim costumes without looking away? Thanks to French photographer Estelle Hanania, now you can. In her gorgeous photography book Happy Purim (Shelter Press), she selects her favorite shots from the Purims she spent wandering the ultra-Orthodox neighborhood of Stamford Hill in…

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The London Rabbi in the Haunted House

November 2, 2015
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The London Rabbi in the Haunted House

This past weekend, while we were busy managing our sugar highs and reveling in the…

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How Not to Sell Christianity to the Jews

July 10, 2014
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How Not to Sell Christianity to the Jews

The name “London Jews’ Society” might conjure up images of proper Brits at a Hadassah…

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When King Henry VIII Bribed the Rabbis

January 3, 2014
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King Henry

In 1527, King Henry VIII was desperate to…

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The First Jewish Boxer

August 1, 2013
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Many of us know that Jews were a…

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The Excommunicated City

May 31, 2012
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the excommunicated city

The city of York, England, is a vacation…

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