Podcast: Menachem Wecker Fleshes Out His Ideas on Yoga and Idolatry

The author of “Shibboleths and Sun Salutations: Should Religious Jews Practice Yoga?” joins us to defend his ideas.

People in Tel Aviv practicing yoga on June 2, 2005. Photo by Moshe Shai/FLASH90.

People in Tel Aviv practicing yoga on June 2, 2005. Photo by Moshe Shai/FLASH90.

Observation
April 8 2020
About the authors

A weekly podcast, produced in partnership with the Tikvah Fund, offering up the best thinking on Jewish thought and culture.

Menachem Wecker, a freelance journalist based in Washington DC, covers art, culture, religion, and education for a variety of publications.


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