Eshet Hayyil: Jewish India Through Women's Lives
A touching tribute to legacy and continuity follows five generations of women.The Jews of Iraq: Antiquity, Inheritance and Escape
A dramatic historical, musical and visual journey behind and beyond the headlines. The Blessings of a Pomegranate
The riveting legacy and uplifting songs of the Jews of Iraq, and an unforgettable return "home" to Calcutta.
The Jewish Rhythms of India: Spirit, Song and Story
Undulating melodies and ancient texts embody the rhythms of Jewish life and celebration in India.
Exploring a Lost Tribe: The B'nai Menashe of India
In the mountains and valleys of Northeast India, a community forsakes its Presbyterian upbringing and reclaims Jewish roots said to stretch back to the lost tribe of Menashe.
Awafi: A Calcutta Feast in Song
The powerful intersection of music and food evokes a delicious taste of the Calcutta Jewish community.
A sensory delight!
Facing West: The True Story of One Family's Journey from India to Israel, 1945-1955
A vivid portrait of life in Palestine (Israel) on the brink of statehood, told mostly through original letters and accompanied by archival photos and Baghdadi-Indian Jewish songs (pizmonim) that express the yearning for Zion.
A perennial reminder of what Israel means to us.Unbelievably Beautiful Songs and Customs for Shabbat and Holidays You've Probably Never Heard Of Unless You Are a Baghdadi or IndianJew
Span the Jewish year through the beautiful piyyutim (liturgical poetry) and diverse traditions of the Baghdadi Jewish community of India.Bazaar of Memories: A Journey Home to Calcutta
Share the powerful impact of a journey home after 33 years.
(See also School Programs and Artist-in-Residence Weekends.)
Create a weekend that will appeal to all ages: An unforgettable tapestry of heritage and culture.Many other topics are available; see full program list for more options.
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