Israel’s oldest Indian Jewish community

Hundreds of India’s Bnei Menashe community have just arrived in Israel. But Israel’s 8,000 Cochin Jews can trace their Indian roots all the way back to the times of the biblical King Solomon. The Cochin Jewish Heritage Center is situated in Nevatim, a moshav in the Negev Desert.

https://www.jns.org/meet-the-cochin-jews-israels-oldest-indian-community/

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