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Jews and Tattoos

The Body Wholly (Or, Jews and Tattoos)

Viva Hammer | Posted 01.20.2013 | Religion
Viva Hammer

Tattooing is unquestionably forbidden in the Torah, and there are still people alive whose arms are carved with the Nazis' enumeration of our destruction.

My (Jewish) Daughter's Tattoo

Anita Diamant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Anita Diamant

Clearly, I don't like tattoos. But disapproval aside, hearing the news of my daughter's tattoo made me feel...sad.