The twilight of the once-great communities of the Silk Road.
It does shed light on synagogues before the Temple’s destruction.
A piece of 18th-century baroque architecture.
The biblical spies in Ḥuqoq.
And the site of a heroic fight against the Romans.
It bullies other Muslims and has little interest in tolerance.
The ruins at Baram.
Local Muslims and Hindus even attend Jewish schools and learn Hebrew songs.
Some highlights from prewar Vilna.
Federal law has failed to stop an undue burden on houses of worship.
Photographs of historic synagogues, illuminated manuscripts, and more.
Reading the Torah and blowing the shofar.
Letting the Islamists win.