Since I was young, I’ve always believed in the power of music. Music brings serenity and joy. It connects people to one another. It can be moving and emotional, and even rejuvenating. My most powerful musical experience was also one of the most meaningful Jewish moments in my life. On a group trip to Israel, […]
I was able to see the impact that Hillel actually has on students all around the country and all around the world.
My experience definitely changed the type of business I want to do and the type of people I want to work with and what kind of organization and company I want to work with. It’s definitely given me a target of where I want to go when I get older.
I don’t see that my Persian identity ever has to stop for my Jewish identity to start. Iranian Jews have been in Iran since 586 BCE, so the Iranian and Iraqi diaspora are the most historic diaspora of the Jews. My family has been in Iran longer than we’ve been in Israel and longer than we’ve been in the U.S.