Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Chinese Jews Face Existential Questions: WSJ

Thanks to my friend Stephanie for sending me this link about the Kaifeng Jews in China.


WSJ: Chinese Jews Face Existential Questions

Description:
For much of the past millennium, Jews in Kaifeng— descendants of merchants who arrived here from Persia—have been struggling with an existential question: What does it mean to be Jewish?