Why do Jews put stones on headstones?

Answer According to Barbara Binder Kadden, director of the Jewish Educational Council of Seattle, Washington, the origins of the Jewish tradition of marking a headstone with small stones most likely stems... Read More »

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Why do Jews put rocks on headstones?

The Jewish practice of putting a small rock or pebble on a grave marker when visiting a cemetery is both longstanding and widespread. As with many such practices, the reasons given for it are many ... Read More »

Why are jews called jews?

Those who practice the faith of Judaism are often referred to as Jews, which is a plural noun. As an adjective, these same people are called Jewish. The "Ju" or "Jew" part of the words comes from t... Read More »

Gall bladder stones V/s. kidney stones?

Doctors are really stupid about this. It has become easy to remove gall bladders like they used to remove tonsils. DO NOT have surgery and remove the gall bladder. Your troubles will just begin ... Read More »

How much is 190 lbs in "stones" like people say im __ stones?

A stone is 14 pounds.Divide your weight in pounds by 14 and you got your answer.13.6 is correct