Golem: The Mysterious Clay Monster of Jewish Lore
Episode 12 | 6m 16s
Made from clay and animated by the sacred word of G-d, the golem of Jewish origin has evolved from a 6th-century meditation of creation, to a source of labor, and finally, an avenging symbol of redemption. The golem many people recognize today wasn’t invented until the 19th century--but how did it become so influential?
Aired: 08/02/19Video has closed captioning.