Natan Slifkin

The Other Jewish Hawking

by | in Religion

When my ancestors came to Britain at the turn of the twentieth century, they settled in South Wales. They would travel around the hills and dales, hawking their wares with the sole phrase in English… Read more

Exotic Shofarot

by | in Jewish World

Most shofarot are made from a ram’s horn. However, an increasing number of exotic shofarot are available from species such as the kudu, the gemsbok and the ibex. While some of these “alternative”… Read more