Famous Indian Jews From Army to Bollywood, 8 prominent Jews who shaped modern India

Rakesh Jah, Inuth, 09/20/2017

There are around 6000 Jews in the country who are busy protecting the last remnants of Jewish heritage

Perhaps I Have Learned Nothing

Nandita Godbole, Atlanta Jewish Times, 09/19/2017

Nandita Godbole is an Indian origin food writer and cookbook author, living in Roswell for nearly 12 years now. She was raised Hindu but has Jewish roots as well. In her upcoming book, "Not For You: Family Narratives of Denial & Comfort Foods", she discusses some of the influences of a mixed faith marriage in the early and mid 20th century, in rural India, on a young family, and how some of the hurt was perpetuated through time.

Despite Distance and Difference, World Jewry's Rosh Hashana Celebrations Center in Jerusalem

Eliana Rudee, Breaking Israel News, 09/18/2017

"And in that day, a great ram’s horn shall be sounded; and the strayed who are in the land of Assyria and the expelled who are in the land of Egypt shall come and worship Hashem on the holy mount, in Yerushalayim.” Isaiah 27:13 (The Israel Bible™)

How A Mumbai Cook Prepares For Rosh Hashanah

Shulie Madnick, Forward, 09/17/2017

On the morning of Rosh Hashanah Eve 2016, I met Sharona Hayeems, a local Indian Jewish caterer, at her home in Dadar, a neighborhood in Mumbai where some of the remaining 4,500 Indian Jews in India still live. I was there to spend some time watching her cook for Rosh Hashanah. Read more: https://forward.com/food/382673/how-a-mumbai-cook-prepares-for-rosh-hashanah/

Urban Sephardic Culture in the Ottoman Empire

Dr. Ankit Srivastava, New Delhi Times, 07/22/2017

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, during his recent visit to Israel, emphasized before an audience of Israelis that Jews have found peace and love in India as nowhere else. Most of those in the audience, at some point of time in history, had belonged to South Asia.

The facts & myths about India’s Jewish connection

Jawed Naqvi, The Asian Age, 07/12/2017

Baghdadi Jews mostly ran major businesses all over India, under Hindu patronage and under Muslim rule.

We Expect Minority Status After PM Narendra Modi's Israel Visit: Indian Jews

NDTV, NDTV, 07/02/2017

Some 6,000 Indian Jews live in the country, which has been home to the community for the past 2,000 years. Jews are spread across cities in West Bengal, Maharashtra, Kerala and Gujarat, and Delhi.

India’s Top Court Bars Campaigns Based on Identity Politics

Ellen Barry, The New York Times, 01/02/2017

India’s Supreme Court ruled on Monday that candidates for political office cannot appeal to voters on the basis of religion, caste, community or language, arguing that India’s Constitution enshrines its elections as fundamentally secular.

In Kochi, a Jew Returns Home to Tell the Story of a Black Pen

Vandana Kalra, The Indian Express, 12/27/2016

Artist, whose father migrated to Israel from Kerala at age of six, is showcasing that journey, and those of others before him, at the Kochi Biennale.

Meet the ambassador: 'It's a good time to be the Indian ambassador in Israel'

Greer Fay Cashman, The Jerusalem Post, 09/12/2015

Jaideep Sarkar talks about the diplomatic life, his term here, and his impressions of the land and its people.

How Not To Be a Jerk in Jewish India

Sigal Samuel, Forward, 04/30/2015

I've come to believe is the single hardest thing for Western Jews to grasp when visiting this country: 68 years after India gained independence from its British colonizers, many of us - including Jews - are still colonizing it.

Jewish Soldiers In World War II

Rhona Lewis, The Jewish Press, 04/17/2015

Only synagogue in state enshrined in heritage list

Paul John, The Times of India, 04/13/2015

Passover a spicy affair for Toronto's Indian Jews

Michele Henry, The Star, 04/02/2015

Meet the Last Jews of Calcutta

Mia Tramz and Jael Silliman, Time, 04/01/2015

First known Hindi play on Holocaust presented

Dr. Navras Jaat Aafreedi, San Diego Jewish World, 01/16/2015

Guest Editorial--The Indian Jewry and the Need for Jewish Studies in India

Navras Jaat Aafreedi, Cafe Dissensus, 12/31/2014