Judaism Primer

Updated September 14, 2020 | Infoplease Staff

Holidays, history, beliefs, culture, and more

compiled by Amanda Kudler and Erin Teare
Jewish Objects

Jewish Holidays

Quizzes & Hangman

Glossary of Jewish Terms

See also: Yiddish Glossary

Learn everything you need to know about Judaism, including information about the religion, Jewish history, scholars, and holidays.

People and Religion


Jewish Statehood

Peace Process

Pogroms, the Holocaust, and Other Persecutions

Notable Jewish Scholars

Biblical and Historical Documents

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