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Jewish beauty pageant contestants, the Dead Sea Scrolls, and a ban on Shawarma.
"The texts we study are ancient, but the ideas are as exciting and relevant as ever.”
Marchers protested UNESCO's effort to erase Judaism from the Jewish people's holiest sites.
The Palestinian Authority has sparked a virtual tsunami of creativity on Twitter via #PalestinianClaims.
The PA told UNESCO that the Dead Sea Scrolls are part of THEIR heritage!
Bernard Shapero said that “the whole exhibition shows the positive side of Judaism. There’s no Holocaust material or anti-Semitic material, which forms a large part of collecting in this field.”
"The money that modern forgers and dealers can make on modern forgeries is astronomical, consistently in the five and six figure range. The motivation is strong."
The plan’s first excavation is currently underway in the Cave of the Skulls in Nahal Tse'elim, with the assistance of numerous volunteers.
Modern technology has led experts to decipher a burnt scroll as the first chapter of Leviticus.
The Declaration of Independence is the first document reflecting Jewish sovereignty since the time of the Hashmonean kingdom.
Researchers have revealed three rare 2,000-year-old fabrics that were dyed with an extract and in prestigious colors mentioned in Jewish sources.
Google introduced a new online historical collection of digitized material, highlighting several Jewish themes, events and institutional partners in its first wave of exhibits.