What are little jewish hats called?

Answer The "little Jewish hat" is a yarmulke, or kippah. It's an ancient Jewish practice to cover the head during prayer. This is because in Eastern civilizations, covering one's head is a sign of respect... Read More »

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Why is jewish food called kosher?

Traditional Jews maintain a kosher diet throughout their lifetime. Kosher is more than a style of cooking; it is the detailed instruction of eating written about in Jewish law.DefinitionThe Torah, ... Read More »

Who is the Jewish comedian who called Obama a schwartza?

Jackie Mason is the Jewish comedian who called President Barack Obama a schwartza during a routine at the Loews Regency in New York City in March 2009. According to a TMZ article, the term is consi... Read More »

Why are there hardly any Jewish restaurants serving popular American Jewish food?

guess it depends where you live. plenty of restaurants serve food associated with the jewish culture in Skokie Illinois and surrounding towns. Chicken matzo ball soup, chopped liver, bagels, challa... Read More »

What is 1,000 years called?

One thousand years is called a millennium, according to The Free Dictionary. It also means a 1,000th anniversary or, in Christian tradition, a 1,000-year period during which Christ returns to earth... Read More »