Archive for the ‘Religions’ Category
Part 4 of A Journey through Williamsburg-Greenpoint religions
Celebrate Passover with the coolest Haggadah around.
Orange glazed asparagus with toasted almonds from Carol Gelles of B’nai Jeshurun, Manhattan
About 61,000 Jews live in the NYC community district of Williamsburg-Greenpoint.
The city will beat you down pretty thoroughly if you don’t take time out to look after our own spiritual life, says a chaplain at Columbia University, New York University & Union Theological Seminary.
Xu Bing’s Phoenixes shows up at St. John the Divine — UPDATED with Philippe Petit’s walk at opening!
A paen to the Chinese migrant worker inspired by Buddhist values. Xu lived in NYC for 20 years and considers it his 2nd home.
A small group in Brooklyn sees the skyscrapers in Manhattan and think of the great pyramids of ancient Egypt.
They think of themselves as Muslim hipsters and call themselves Mipsterz.
A migrant’s memories become a mirror for New Yorkers. Newcomers are a major source of religious, economic and cultural innovation in the city. Part 5 in the series Jesus the New Yorker
A view from Amsterdam