August 10, 2020

Jews in India

People have been migrating to different places in search of better resources for living a better life. In India people from Arabian countries, Iran, China have come and settled here. There are four distinct Jewish group live in India: 1.Bene Israel 2.Cochin Jews 3.Sephardic Jews and 4.Baghdadi Jews. Bene Israel Jews are said to have descended from the Jews who reached India’s West coast in second Century after they fled from persecution in Galilee. They live mostly in Panvel, Ali Baug and Mumbai, Calcutta, Delhi and Ahmedabad. They say their ancestors were “Oil-Pressers” in Galil. Those which live in Panvel,… Read More »Jews in India