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Culture of the Jewish people, from its formation in ancient times until the current age. Wikipedia

  • Jewish history

    History of the Jews, and their nation, religion and culture, as it developed and interacted with other peoples, religions and cultures. Inscribed on the Merneptah Stele dated 1213–1203 BCE, religious literature tells the story of Israelites going back at least as far as c. 1500 BCE. Wikipedia

  • Jewish military history

    Jewish military history focuses on the military aspect of history of the Jewish people from ancient times until the modern age. While complete details in the Biblical account of a system of fighting forms are not extant, the Midrashic, Talmudic, and Rabbinic accounts testify to fighting and combat strategies used by the ancient Israelites as well as legendary depictions of Israelite combatants. Wikipedia

  • Culture of Israel

    The roots of the culture of Israel developed long before modern Israel's independence in 1948 and traces back to ancient Israel ( 1000 BCE). It reflects Jewish culture, Jewish history in the diaspora, the ideology of the Zionist movement that developed in the late 19th century, as well as the history and traditions of the Arab Israeli population and ethnic minorities that live in Israel, among them Druze, Circassians, Armenians and others. Wikipedia

  • Second Temple period

    The Second Temple period in Jewish history lasted between 516 BCE and 70 CE, when the Second Temple of Jerusalem existed. The sects of Pharisees, Sadducees, Essenes, Zealots and early Christianity were formed during this period. Wikipedia

  • Homeland for the Jewish people

    Idea rooted in Jewish culture and religion. In the early 19th century, the Napoleonic Wars led to the idea of Jewish emancipation. Wikipedia

  • American Jews

    American Jews or Jewish Americans are Americans who are Jews, whether by religion, ethnicity, culture, or nationality. Today the Jewish community in the United States consists primarily of Ashkenazi Jews, who descend from diaspora Jewish populations of Central and Eastern Europe and comprise about 90–95% of the American Jewish population. Wikipedia

  • Characterization of the nation state of Israel as a sovereign homeland of Jewish people. Modern Israel came into existence on 14 May 1948 as the homeland for the Jewish people. Wikipedia

  • History of Israel

    Birthplace of the Jewish people, the place where the final form of the Hebrew Bible is thought to have been compiled, and the birthplace of Judaism and Christianity. It contains sites sacred to Judaism, Samaritanism, Christianity, Islam, Druze and the Baháʼí Faith. Wikipedia

  • History of the Jews in Honduras

    Jewish people have lived in Honduras since the times of the Inquisition. Today more than 40 to 50 Jewish families live in the country and more than 390 Jewish people have moved to Honduras in the last decade along with thousands of non-determined descendants all along the Honduran population. Wikipedia

  • Timeline of Jerusalem

    Timeline of major events in the History of Jerusalem; a city that had been fought over sixteen times in its history. During its long history, Jerusalem has been destroyed twice, besieged 23 times, attacked 52 times, and captured and recaptured 44 times. Wikipedia

  • Jews

    Ethnoreligious group and a nation originating from the Israelites and Hebrews of historical Israel and Judah. Ethnic religion of the Jewish people, while its observance varies from strict observance to complete nonobservance. Wikipedia

  • Jewish diaspora

    [[File:Jewish people around the world.svg|thumb|Map of the Jewish diaspora. Dispersion of Israelites or Jews out of their ancestral homeland (the Land of Israel) and their subsequent settlement in other parts of the globe. Wikipedia

  • Jewish Review of Books

    Quarterly magazine with articles on literature, culture and current affairs from a Jewish perspective. Published in New York City. Wikipedia

  • The Jewish Encyclopedia

    English-language encyclopedia containing over 15,000 articles on the history, culture, and state of Judaism up to the early 20th century. Isidore Singer and the editorial board was chaired by Isaac K. Funk and Frank H. Vizetelly. Wikipedia

  • Jewish humor

    Long tradition of humor in Judaism dating back to the Torah and the Midrash from the ancient Middle East, but generally refers to the more recent stream of verbal and often anecdotal humor of Ashkenazi Jews which took root in the United States over the last hundred years, including in secular Jewish culture. European Jewish humor in its early form developed in the Jewish community of the Holy Roman Empire, with theological satire becoming a traditional way of clandestinely opposing Christianization. Wikipedia

  • Kach (political party)

    Radical Orthodox Jewish, ultranationalist political party in Israel, existing from 1971 to 1994. Founded by Rabbi Meir Kahane in 1971, based on his Jewish-Orthodox-nationalist ideology (subsequently dubbed Kahanism), the party earned a single seat in the Knesset in the 1984 election, after several electoral failures. Wikipedia

  • Tamil culture

    Culture of the Tamil people. Rooted in the arts and ways of life of Tamils in India, Sri Lanka, Malaysia, Singapore and across the globe. Wikipedia

  • Jewish cuisine

    Jewish cuisine refers to the cooking traditions of the Jewish people worldwide. It has evolved over many centuries, shaped by Jewish dietary laws (kashrut), Jewish festival and Shabbat (Sabbath) traditions. Wikipedia

  • Culture of England

    Defined by the cultural norms of England and the English people. Owing to England's influential position within the United Kingdom it can sometimes be difficult to differentiate English culture from the culture of the United Kingdom as a whole. Wikipedia

  • Romaniote Jews

    Ethnic Jewish community native to the Eastern Mediterranean. They are one of the oldest Jewish communities in existence and the oldest Jewish community in Europe. Wikipedia

  • Culture of ancient Rome

    The culture of ancient Rome existed throughout the almost 1200-year history of the civilization of Ancient Rome. Area from Lowland Scotland and Morocco to the Euphrates. Wikipedia

  • Shavei Israel

    Israeli-based Jewish organization that encourages people of Jewish descent to strengthen their connection with Israel and the Jewish people. Founded by Michael Freund in 2002, Shavei Israel locates lost Jews and hidden Jewish communities and assists them with returning to their roots and, sometimes, with aliyah (immigration to Israel). Wikipedia

  • Latin American culture

    Formal or informal expression of the people of Latin America and includes both high culture and popular culture (music, folk art, and dance), as well as religion and other customary practices. These are generally of Western origin, but have various degrees of Native American, African and Asian influence. Wikipedia

  • Christian culture

    Cultural practices common to Christianity. With the rapid expansion of Christianity to Europe, Syria, Mesopotamia, Asia Minor, Egypt, Ethiopia, and India and by the end of the 4th century it had also become the official state church of the Roman Empire. Wikipedia

  • History of the Jews under Muslim rule

    Jewish communities have existed across the Middle East and North Africa since Antiquity. By the time of the Muslim conquests of the 7th century, these ancient communities had been ruled by various empires and included the Babylonian, Persian, Carthaginian, Greek, Roman, Byzantine, Ottoman and Yemenite Jews. Wikipedia

  • Esther

    Described in all versions of the Book of Esther as the Jewish queen of a Persian king Ahasuerus. Chosen for her beauty. Wikipedia

  • History of the Jews in the Ottoman Empire

    By the time the Ottoman Empire rose to power in the 14th and 15th centuries, there had been Jewish communities established throughout the region. The Ottoman Empire lasted from the early 14th century until the end of World War I and covered parts of Southeastern Europe, Anatolia, and much of the Middle East. Wikipedia

  • Culture of Lebanon

    The culture of Lebanon and the Lebanese people emerged from various civilizations over thousands of years. Home to the Phoenicians and was subsequently conquered and occupied by the Assyrians, the Greeks, the Romans, the Persians, the Arabs, the Crusaders, the Ottoman Turks and the French. Wikipedia

  • Greek mythology in popular culture

    Elements of Greek mythology appear many times in culture, including pop culture. The Greek myths spread beyond the Hellenistic world when adopted (for example) into the culture of ancient Rome, and Western cultural movements have frequently incorporated them ever since, particularly since the Renaissance. Wikipedia

  • Culture of the United Kingdom

    Influenced by the combined nations' history; its historically Christian religious life, its interaction with the cultures of Europe, the traditions of England, Wales and Scotland, and the impact of the British Empire. Distinct entity, the individual cultures of England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland are diverse and have varying degrees of overlap and distinctiveness. Wikipedia


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  • This phenomenon has led to considerably different Jewish cultures unique to their own communities.Jews-Wikipedia
  • Although relatively wealthy and well-connected, his family feared racial persecution due to their Jewish heritage and moved to the United States when Tartakovsky was seven.Dexter's Laboratory-Wikipedia
  • Gobineau's theories, which attracted a strong following in Germany, emphasised the existence of an irreconcilable polarity between Aryan (Germanic) and Jewish cultures.Nazism-Wikipedia
  • The statement also said that Muslims are "always welcome" on Facebook, and that his position was a result of the fact that "as a Jew, my parents taught me that we must stand up against attacks on all communities."Mark Zuckerberg-Wikipedia
  • The American Jewish community manifests a wide range of Jewish cultural traditions, encompassing the full spectrum of Jewish religious observance.American Jews-Wikipedia
  • Jewish cultural studies and Hebrew language instruction is also commonly offered at synagogues in the form of supplementary Hebrew schools or Sunday schools.American Jews-Wikipedia

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