Asked in Holocaust
What were some of the different types of Jewish people affected by the Holocaust?
All Jews in the areas under Nazi control were marked out for extermination: the Nazis did not distinguish between different types of Jews. ...
Can Jews have wine?
Yes, not only can Jews drink wine, there are times where drinking wine is a requirements, such as during Shabbat, Purim, and Pesach. There are 2 different types of Kosher wine. Non-mevushal - Only drank AND served by Jews. Mevushal (pasteurized) - Shared by non Jews with observant Jews. ...
Asked in Judaism, History of Judaism
What is the background of the Jews?
The background of Jews is originally semetic, specifically from the levant area which now encompasses Jordan, Israel, and Lebanon. You must then take into account that there are different types of Jews. These include Ashkenazi (Germanic), Sephardic (Iberian), and Mizrahi (Middle Eastern), along with other types as well. These specific Jewish types acquired some new genetic information from the areas they settled in through conversions, rape and intermarriage; this is the reason why some Jews have lighter skin while others darker. ...
Asked in Judaism
Who are the main people of judaism?
The main people of Judaism are Ashkenazi and Sephardic Jews. Ashkenazi are eastern European Jews and Sephardic Jews and people who come from spanish decent. Today the Jewish people are all over the world, but these are the 2 types of Jews that most people can trace their heritage back to. ...