In this sixth episode of the Okie Hebrew Podcast, I interviewed Shawn Lichaa – author of A Blue Thread, which is one of the leading blogs on the Karaite Jewish experience. Shawn also does some work with the Karaite Jews of America, including the all new KJA Omer app that allows people to count the Omer according to the Karaite Jewish tradition.
Transcript: Shalom and welcome to the Okie Hebrew podcast. I’m Ken Lane, aka: Yefet ben Ezra and this is the second installment of our series on misconceptions people have about traditional Karaite Judaism. If you missed the last installment, it can found at www.okiehebrew.com. If you hear some extra sounds in the podcast, that’s because I’m recording this from my hammock with my cat Ramone. If it […]
Eli Shmuel, an emissary of the Karaite Community in Israel, recent provided this presentation for the American Karaite Jewish community. It’s amazing to see the youth of Karaite Judaism taking such an active role. I’m super psyched. Great job, Eli!