Author Topic: Jewish scrolls found in Afghanistan may shed light on ancient culture  (Read 540 times)

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A hundred and fifty ancient Jewish scrolls founding northern Afghanistan have recently been discovered, creating a storm among scholars who say the find reveals a little known aspect of medieval Jewry. Dating from the 11th Century, and found in Afghanistan's Samangan province, the documents were probably smuggled out.
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