In God's infinite wisdom, he delineated different responsibilities for men and women according to their respective metaphysical and physiological needs.
Unlike other religions where the church is primary, Judaism treats the home and synagogue as being co-equal.
Today, there are poignant reminders of Romania's Jewish heritage and roots.
The country is unique in Eastern and Central Europe for its scores of well-maintained synagogues (nearly 100, of which half are still used for worship) and more than 800 cemeteries scattered throughout Romania.
Today, less than a quarter of a million people in the United States speak Yiddish, about half of them in New York.
Most Jews know only a smattering of Yiddish words, and most of those words are unsuitable for polite company.
During the Middle Ages, Jewish immigrants began settling in Walachia and Moldova, with ever-increasing numbers arriving after Spain's expulsion of the Jews in 1492.The same is true on every level of societal and personal existence.It was with this theme that God created two distinct genders, to work together in unison to accomplish their ultimate goals.In Vienna he acquired his first education in politics by studying the demagogic techniques of the popular Christian-social Mayor, Karl Lueger, and picked up the stereotyped, obsessive anti-Semitism with its brutal, violent sexual connotations and concern with the "purity of blood" that remained with him to the end of his career.From crackpot racial theorists like the defrocked monk, Lanz von Liebenfels, and the Austrian Pan-German leader, Georg von Schoenerer, the young Hitler learned to discern in the "Eternal Jew" the symbol and cause of all chaos, corruption and destruction in culture, politics and the economy.
During the 15th and 16th centuries, Polish Jewish merchants set up storehouses, trading posts, and eventually, permanent settlements.