http://www.TravelsWithSheila.com What a surprise to learn that Kerala's main religion is Christianity and about its once Jewish presence. It is said Jews first arrived in 70 CE after the destruction of the Second Temple and received special protection from India's...
Up until India's independence in 1947, there was once a large Jewish community in Kolkata. Known as "Baghdadi Jews," they came from present-day Iraq and Syria in the late 18th Century.Today, this Jewish world is vanishing. Out of the...
In and around Mumbai live nearly 5000 members of an ancient Indian Jewish community with unique customs and culture. In recent centuries their story spans the eras of the British Raj, the independence movement, Zionism and the development of...
A group of Jews who are thought to be from the exiled "lost tribes", the Bnai Menashe, arrived in Israel in December 2012. Short... video story about their arrival. For more information, see http://www.shavei.org/category/commun
indian jewish family c celebrating the event of malida which is residing choir of prophet elijah to whom indian jews belive a lot and reading of torah singin g it with seder of various fruits and the malida made...
India's 'lost tribe' of Jews from Karishma Vyas on Vimeo. India’s ‘lost tribe’ of Jews look to Israel CHURACHANDPUR, India They say they are the descendants of an ancient tribe of Jews exiled from the land of Israel almost 3000 years ago....
Synagogue at Jew Street in Mattancherry, Kochi, Kerala.
Birthright Israel is celebrating its 15th anniversary with a half a million participants, including 22 youngsters from the Jewish community of India. A dwindling minority in their country, they see Israel as their possible home. Shahar Peled reports i24news...