Jewish culture

On this page you will soon be able to read interesting facts about Jewish culture.

For example:

  • What's a bagel? And how do you cook it?
  • What means kosher? Which food is kosher and which is not? Are the potato chips kosher and how is kosher wine made?
  • What is a ghetto and what is a shtetl? What means Sephardic and what means Chassidic?
  • What is the meaning of the small stones on the gravestones in Jewish cemeteries? And what is written on the little notes below?
  • What is a "Mentsch"? Who was Primo Levi? Who was Marc Chagall?
  • Why...

Bagel recipe

Latkes recipe