Leonard nimoy, who passed away friday, sat down with the wexler oral history project last year, his impressive yiddish skills on full display in the video below, nimoy describes the origin of his. Jewish humor central is a daily publication to start your day with news of the jewish world that's likely to produce a knowing smile and some yiddishe nachas it's also a collecti. Leonard nimoy says there is a “strong strain of judaism” in everything he does—including his famous on-screen hand gestures best known for his character mr spock in the “star trek.
Star trek actor and writer simon pegg giving a vulcan salute in 2016 origin [ edit ] the salute was created by leonard nimoy for the star trek episode amok time , which was the first episode with vulcans other than spock. I’m more of a casual trekkie to moderate trekkie hereso although, sure, the jewish allusions are there, the vulcan philosophy always struck me as being far more buddhist than jewish they favor isolation to community, and vulcans meditate in solitary rather than gather in numbers to “pray. The vulcan greeting is based upon a blessing gesture used by the kohanim (koe-hah-neem) during the worship service the kohanim are the genealogical descendants of the jewish priests who served in the jerusalem temple.
One such message was the superiority of the vulcan race over earth people, actually intended to symbolize jewish intellectual superiority over gentile races star trek actor leonard nimoy, raised as a hasidic jew, has publicly related how much of his judaist upbringing was channeled by him into the character spock and the vulcan culture. The jewish story behind spock oct 5, 2014 by leonard nimoy and wexler oral history project leonard nimoy, who passed away last week, explains how the hand-gesture of the priestly blessing became spock’s vulcan salute. Jewishmatchcom is a safe jewish dating and jewish personals site each day, new local and international jewish singles join our online community to find their best matches, and be part of a large and ever-growing jewish community.
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The vulcan “live long and prosper” salute is based upon a blessing gesture used by the jewish priests (kohanim) during the worship service, and was created by leonard nimoy (spock), who drew. So, technically, the vulcan salute is not exactly the same thing as the jewish blessing nevertheless, it is close enough to evoke instant recognition among most jews and it did. Vulcan's best free dating site 100% free online dating for vulcan singles at mingle2com our free personal ads are full of single women and men in vulcan looking for serious relationships, a little online flirtation, or new friends to go out with.
And theres a fascinating youtube video of leonard nimoy discussing his invention of the famous vulcan salute, which he borrowed from a ritual in his orthodox schule in which the rabbis signed with their hands the hebrew letter shin, , the first letter of “shaddai (“almighty god. Find jewish personals listings on oodle classifieds join millions of people using oodle to find great personal ads don't miss what's happening in your neighborhood. The jewish origin of the vulcan salute by rabbi yonassan gershom we come now to the most famous jewish influence on vulcan culture, the “live long and prosper” hand gesture this “vulcan salute, ” as. Jewish online personals - sign up on this dating site if you want to be crazy in love start using online dating site and find new relationship or new love.