Known For: Acting · Gender: Male · Place of Birth: Jerusalem, Israel
Ruby Namdar was born and raised in Jerusalem to a family of Iranian-Jewish heritage. His first book, Haviv (2000), won The Ministry of Culture's Award for Best First Publication. His novel The Ruined House has won the Sapir Prize, Israel’s most prestigious literary award. He currently lives in New York City with his wife and two daughters and teaches Jewish literature, focusing on Biblical and Talmudic narrative.
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Behind locked doors. The world's oldest complete text of the Hebrew Bible is located in Russia. It is a purer version of the Bible because of its ancient origins. Timothy Smith, an antiquities expert,...