Gordon Family 2010

From Kung Fu to Kabbalah … to Messiah
Author: Cyril Gordon

As in the ancient days of the Pharaoh, my mother’s family was forced to flee from Egypt in 1952, a time when Jews were hated and feared there as Israel’s statehood became a fact. The “promised land” to our family was Paris, France. There my...

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Yoga: A Union with God. But Which God?
Author: Iris Adler

Yoga has steadily gained cachet in the West over the last fifty years. It is found in high school gym class. It was part of a family-geared Easter Sunday event on the White House front lawn in 2010, not to mention health clubs in some of our Jewish community centers....

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Jewish Buddhists: A Meld of Mezuzahs and Mantra?
Author: Rich Robinson

A challenge to Rodger Kamenetz’s idea of the “JUBU,” Jewish Buddhists.

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Out of the Flowing Water
Author: Garrett Smith

Out of the Flowing Water A Jewish boy in a Buddhist monastery? Or a church? Sounds crazy, right? Many years ago I would have agreed. My life was on such a different path. When my mother died of brain cancer, her death released a flood of conflicting emotions in me. I...

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