The Cochin Jews claim to be the oldest Diaspora group outside the Middle East
“We’re the people of the book, but we don’t read our own book,” says Robert Weinger, a master shofar-blower who lives in Israel.
“We have so many talented women who could compete professionally, hiding behind the curtains without the chance to compete. This competition will make sure no woman is excluded from following her dreams”
Historical heritage groups uniting in common cause
Sometimes we are slaves to our own minds and culture
Ukrainian and Ethiopian immigrants looking to Israel are among the dozens of ceremonies across the world