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The Jewish traveler

Hadassah magazine"s guide to the world"s Jewish communities and sights

by Alan M. Tigay

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  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Doubleday .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Alan M. Tigay
The Physical Object
Number of Pages400
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7437980M
ISBN 100385238118
ISBN 109780385238113
OCLC/WorldCa13455499

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"This book is full of interesting tidbits."--The New York Times "Not just for the Jewish traveler, but for anyone who is interested in Jewish history."--Traveler's Resources "Whether you are off to Europe or an armchair traveler, [this] is a wonderful and informative companion for travel in the Jewish world."/5(7).   Now, as the head of one of Oxford University's historic colleges, I have another fancy: to identify the anonymous 12th-century Jewish traveler whose Hebrew prayer book, quite possibly the oldest Reviews: 1.

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"Whether you are off to Europe or an armchair traveler, [this] is a wonderful and informative companion for travel in the Jewish world." --Ari Goldman, author of The Search for God at Harvard "Fascinating, highly readable, well organized, and full of interesting anecdotes/5(6).

The articles are detailed and interesting. HOwever, the book does not cover asia or the south pacific so it is not good as a guide to world jewish The Jewish traveler book. The Ben Frank book lists more restaurants but this book tells you the historic significance and current sites of interest to the jewish traveller/5(6).

The Jewish Traveler Between Belgrade and Budapest Serbia is a Slavic, Balkan nation from Belgrade south; Vojvodina, the territory north of the capital and part of Hungary until World War I, is a cauldron of Mitteleuropean diversity and resplendent, restored synagogues.

The most famous Jewish medieval traveler was *Benjamin b. Jonah of Tudela who journeyed in the second half of the 12 th century. He wrote a book on his travels, which vividly depicts the many Jewish communities he visited and also gives a picture of general political and economic conditions.

The Jewish Traveler: Hadassah Magazine's Guide to the World's Jewish Communities and Sights provides this information and much more. This book is not just about Israel but about Jewish tourist sites all over the world.

There is a summary of Jewish communities in individual cities, locations of city culture with a Jewish perspective. 5/5(1). The Jewish Traveler: Each book contains everything the traveler needs to know to visit Jewish historic and cultural sights along with a fascinating narrative, told through the prism of Jewish experience, that places the sights in historical context.

Chock full of travel resources -. Photographer Wyatt Gallery's new book documents the rich history of the region's centuries-old Jewish communities.

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What people are saying - Write a review. LibraryThing Review User Review - moonshineandrosefire - LibraryThing.5/5(1). The Traveler (The Traveller in the UK) is a novel by American author John Twelve Hawks.A New York Times bestselling novel, It was the first in his The Fourth Realm two,The Dark River, was published in July The final part in the trilogy, The Golden City, was released September 8, The trilogy has been translated into 25 languages and has sold more than million : John Twelve Hawks.

Travelers visiting Berlin, which sprawls for some square miles, will stumble over Jewish history not just in the downtown Mitte district but in neighboring towns and villages as well.

As the editors of the book Jews in Berlin observe, “There is hardly a site in contemporary Berlin that doesn’t inform us Author: Lois Gilman. The Traveler’s Prayer — also known as the Wayfarer’s Prayer or Tefilat Haderech in Hebrew — is a prayer said at the onset of a journey.

It is customary to recite when one embarks on a long trip, regardless of the mode of transport. The prayer asks God to deliver the traveler safely, to.

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List Price $ USD. Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book. Rate it * You Rated it * 0. 1 Star Brand: Jason Aronson, Inc. The Ultimate Jewish Traveler. By Judie Fein. Jews have always been travelers. He grew up, got married, and one night his wife read aloud a passage in a book that said that Jews in New York City are so diverse that they can't be stereotyped; the only valid generalization is that no Jew has ever been an astronaut or will ever be an astronaut.

Benjamin of Tudela (Hebrew: בִּנְיָמִין מִטּוּדֶלָה, pronounced [binjaˈmin mituˈdela]; Arabic: بنيامين التطيلي ‎ Binyamin al-Tutayli;‎ Tudela, Kingdom of Navarre, – Castile, ) was a medieval Jewish traveler who visited Europe, Asia, and Africa in the 12th century.

His vivid descriptions of western Asia preceded those of Marco Polo by a. The Paperback of the The Jewish Traveler: Hadassah Magazine's Guide to the World's Jewish Communities and Sights by Alan M.

Tigay at Barnes & Noble. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your : Aronson, Jason Inc. Jewish Travel & Kosher travel, featuring Kosher Programs worldwide; kosher hotels, Passover ProgramsPesach HotelsJewish heritage; Bar and Bat Mitzvah Tours, Jewish singles tours Jewish single tour, Jewish senior tours, kosher cruises, kosher tours, Passover Resorts, kosher restaurants, synagogues, hotels, kosher food, travel advice, youth camps, Passover travel and much more.

Eldad ben Mahli ha-Dani, English Eldad the Danite, (flourished 9th century), Jewish traveller and philologist who was generally credited with the authorship of a fanciful geographical narrative that exerted an enduring influence throughout the Middle possibly gave rise to the legend of Prester John, the mighty Oriental priest-potentate of fabulous wealth and power.

Throughout Jewish history, the deepest feelings and longings of the soul have been given expression in the form of blessings (brachot) for nearly every occasion, both ordinary and extraordinary, and a liturgy for both daily and sacred times.

Natural Disasters. Talking to Children About Tragedy. Prayers & Blessings - Prayers for Israel. It offered much more Hebrew than earlier Reform siddurim, as well as an acceptance of Jewish nationalism. The book’s editor, Rabbi Chaim Stern, was the Reform movement’s outstanding liturgist of the late 20th century.

His voice is heard in the poetic cadences of its translations and its new meditations. The Jewish Traveler: Salt Lake City Hadassah Magazine, by Esther Hecht -- The Jordan River runs through Salt Lake City, Utah’s mountain-ringed capital. Despite hot, dry summers, it is one of the greenest cities in America, its grid of streets lined with mature shade trees.

by Bennett Muraskin. Discussed in this essay: The People and the Books: 18 Classics of Jewish Literature, by Adam Kirsch. W.W. Norton & Company,pages. LITERARY CRITIC, essayist, and secular Talmudist Adam Kirsch is a year-old Jewish intellectual with an extraordinary breadth and depth of knowledge.

He has a regular column in the online Jewish journal Tablet and .Traveler's Prayer Safe Journey Card - Tefilat Haderech Jewish Blessing Laminated Double Sided Card, English and Hebrew. Fits in pocket, wallet, purse or shirt pocket Wishing you a safe journey!

Beautifully detailed and highlighted in gold, this card is adorned with colorful Oriental Jewish symbols and vines, fig leaves, dates, birds and pomegranates frame the blessing, while the Seller Rating: % positive.Jewish ornaments resembling Torah finials top the gabled, arched stone gate.

Just east of Marsa is the town of Fgura, where a grove of palm and date trees was planted in the town square in the 's by the local council and the Malta-Israel Cultural and Friendship Society.