Nanu nanu, Mordachai

[yoinked from The Genealogue]

Why I learned more from Star Trek than I did from social studies class in high school:

“Yes, Star Trek fans… You’ve probably noticed the similarity between this symbol [found sometimes on Jewish tombstones] and the Vulcan hand greeting (”live long and prosper”).” Read more ….

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  1. Aaah yes, the Shekhina – the Jweish female godpower… Good stuff!

    Leonard Nimoy actually put out a book of photography a few years ago that caused quite a ruckus in the Jewish community… Naked women draped in religious garments, integrating the ‘live long and prosper’/Shekhina symbol, and it’s corresponding letter in the Hebrew Alphabet…

    http://www.amazon.com/Shekhina-Leonard-Nimoy/dp/1884167160/sr=8-1/qid=1162860705/ref=pd_bbs_sr_1/103-7546813-1987810?ie=UTF8&s=books

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