Na’amah

” Naamah or Na’amah (Hebrew: נַעֲמָה‎; “pleasant”) is a demon described in the Zohar, a foundational work of Jewish mysticism. She is often conflated with another Naamah, sister to Tubal-cain. According to the Zohar, after Cain kills Abel, Adam separates from Eve for 130 years. During this time, Lilith and Naamah visit him and bear his demonic children, who became the Plagues of Mankind. She and Lilith cause epilepsy in children. There are mixed views […]

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Baron Hirsch Cemetery

Located in Staten Island, NY, Baron Hirsch Cemetery is composed of about 500 plots or sections belonging to synagogues, Jewish associations, family circles, and most commonly, landsmanshaftn. Most plots are entered via gates or pairs of stone columns. Some of the landsmanshaftn plots have monuments dedicated to Holocaust victims of the Nazis in their ancestral […]

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