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Karaite Judaism or Karaism is a Jewish Movement, distinct from Rabbinic Judaism. Read more at wiki

The connection belongs to Religion and Belief connections.

Connected Sites

  • Historic Cairo: Karaite Quarter
  • Istanbul: The medieval centre of Karaism
  • L'viv: Some Karaites lived in Lvov, in "Red Russia" (or eastern Galicia). Their quarter was, till 1457, outside of the city walls. They had a synagogue of their own, but shared the cemetery with the Rabbanites
  • Old City of Jerusalem: Karaite Synagogue
  • Vilnius: Karaite Synagogue


Do you know of another WHS we could connect to Karaites?

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  1. Not be "self evident"
  2. Link at least 3 different sites
  3. Not duplicate or merely subdivide the "Category" assignment already identified on this site.
  4. Add some knowledge or insight (whether significant or trivial!) about WHS for the users of this site
  5. Be explained, with reference to a source