Rambam, short for Rabbi Moshe ben Maimon, was born in Cordoba, now Spain, on the 14th of Nissan, erev Pesach. The year was 1135, a time when Jewish enlightenment was nearing the end of its golden age in the Iberian Peninsula. Still, Maimonides spent his younger years deep in philosophical teachings, both of the Jewish variety and classical Greek.

Rambam, short for Rabbi Moshe ben Maimon, was born in Cordoba, now Spain, on the…

Pictured here are two Jewish men in the synagogue following the Torah reading. The Hebrew greeting on top reads: “May you be inscribed for a good year” - Before the Holocaust

Pictured here are two Jewish men in the synagogue following the Torah reading. The Hebrew greeting on top reads: “May you be inscribed for a good year” - Before the Holocaust

Arctic explorer Peter Freuchen (1886–1957) and wife Dagmar Gale.// When you can poop out a knife, you are the winner of all manly man contests of all time!!!

Arctic explorer Peter Freuchen and wife Dagmar Gale.// When you can poop out a knife, you are the winner of all manly man contests of all time!

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Jews invited back to Spain after 500 years

Sephardic Jews invited back to Spain after 500 years

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Spain invites descendants of Sephardic Jews expelled 500 years ago to return  - Telegraph

Spain invites descendants of Sephardic Jews expelled 500 years ago to return

Spain invites descendants of Sephardic Jews expelled 500 years ago to return Huge interest among Sephardic Jews worldwide in taking up offer of Spanish citizenship

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