Indian Jewry

The imprints of Elijah’s chariot.

Sharmila Ganesan Ram
Sept. 26 2023 12:01AM

Many B’nei Menashe have fled their homes, synagogues have been burned, and at least one has been killed.

Avi Kumar
May 10 2023 12:01AM

A 700-book collection reflecting the history of the local community.

Shalem College
April 19 2023 12:01AM

The Sassoons, Rothschilds of the east.

Robert Philpot
Nov. 30 2022 12:01AM

Evidence of a 13th-century synagogue?

Aaron Reich
Aug. 1 2022 12:01AM

A community comes into its own as New Delhi begins to cultivate its diaspora.

Oshrit Birvadker
Dec. 29 2021 12:01AM

“A diamond created by the vice-like pressure of persecution.”

Razib Khan
Nov. 11 2021 12:01AM

They came to Israel not out of fear of persecution but out of love for their homeland.

Nissim Moses
Aug. 21 2020 12:01AM

His pro-Israel turn has provoked neither Arab states nor Indian Muslims.

Vijeta Uniyal
June 5 2019 12:01AM

How a young man from a village in northeast India, convinced of his hidden Jewish roots, moved his family to Israel, became an Orthodox rabbi, and turned into a national hero.

Hillel Halkin, Shlomo Gangte and Yemimah Gangte
May 14 2019 12:05AM

A new book portrays a community of enduring faith and proudly distinct character dating back to pre-Roman times: a remarkable Jewish path through time.

April 26 2018 12:01AM

Local Muslims and Hindus even attend Jewish schools and learn Hebrew songs.

Tanmay Chatterjee
Dec. 27 2017 12:01AM

Most likely, Jewish men from the Middle East came to India and married local women.

Michele Chabin
June 28 2017 12:01AM