Syrian Jewry

A millennium old and embossed with gold.

Tzvi Joffre
Nov. 4 2021 12:01AM

Virtual visits to the synagogues of Damascus, Aleppo, and Tripoli.

June 2 2020 12:01AM

Remnants of Jewish life in Kurdistan.

Philipp Breu
Jan. 23 2020 12:01AM

The late president helped bring Jews to the land of Israel.

Ron Kampeas
Dec. 4 2018 12:01AM

Escaping both tyranny and a shortage of eligible bachelors.

On the Rescue Front
Jan. 24 2018 12:01AM

Despite war and looting.

Rose Kaplan
May 27 2016 12:01AM

With video.

March 2 2016 12:01AM

Publishing prayers and rituals for the first time.

Eliezer Hayun
July 28 2015 12:01AM

According to Josephus, the city was built by King Solomon.

Ilan Ben Zion
May 27 2015 12:01AM

An interview with the man who wrote the book on the Aleppo Codex.

March 10 2015 12:01AM

Jerusalem’s Ades synagogue was constructed at the beginning of the 20th century for a community of Jews from Aleppo. Its woodwork reflects its congregants’ Syrian. . .

Jan. 6 2015 12:01AM

In ancient times, Syria was home to one of the largest Jewish communities in the diaspora; most of its Jews departed during the 20th century,. . .

Dorothy King
Oct. 3 2014 12:01AM