The Last Jews in India and Burma

By Nathan Katz, Ellen S. Goldberg

Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs (JCPA), April 15, 1988

The authors discuss the histories and declines of shrinking Jewish communities in India and Burma, which, they assert, will disappear within this generation. Communities discussed include Cochin Jews, the Bene Israel, Mughal Courtiers, Portuguese Marranos, and Baghdadi Jews, Ashkenazi Jews in India, and Tribal Jews.

Topic: History, Culture, Mizrahi Jews, International Relations, Indian Jews

Name of Publication: Jerusalem Letter / Viewpoints

Volume/Issue: 101

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Genre: Other

Coverage: India

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Katz, Nathan. Goldberg, Ellen S. The Last Jews in India and Burma. Jerusalem Letter / Viewpoints. Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs (JCPA). 15 April 1988:


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