The reason for Lag B’Omer is mainly derived from two Talmudic stories that take place during the Roman period.
“This movie was like the impossible movie to make,” Baron Cohen said.
A common Yiddish phrase literally means ‘I have it in the left earlock.’ Philologos investigates the idiom, which does not require knowledge of Jewish hairstyles.
Daniel Libeskind. Louis Kahn. Frank Gehry. Their buildings are familiar, but what isn’t as well known is how Jewish mystical concepts might have influenced them.