Hinduism and Judaism (Alan Brill Blogs from India)

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I can hardly think of a more interesting Jewish cultural interface than the one with India. It’s one that combines history of religions and international relations. Alan Brill is now blogging from Benares, India. A Fulbright scholar, he is working on a book about Judaism and Hinduism. Follow him at the Book of Doctrines and Opinions. He started posting about India a couple of weeks ago. Check out this link and then get to the home page to scroll down for more. It’s a big world out there. I like the cosmopolitanism.

 

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Zachary Braiterman is Professor of Religion in the Department of Religion at Syracuse University. His specialization is modern Jewish thought and philosophical aesthetics. http://religion.syr.edu
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2 Responses to Hinduism and Judaism (Alan Brill Blogs from India)

  1. Jews have long history with India. Some of the oldest Jewish synagogues in the world can be found in Kerala, my home state. Great photo.

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