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Sunday, September 11 • 10:00am - 11:00am
Not a people apart: the Jews of India

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Jews thrived and flourished without persecution on the Indian sub-continent for more than 1,800 years. Little is known of their religious and cultural lives in the broader communities in Australia, or indeed, outside the major Indian cities. Even less is known of the generosity of the people that enabled the five Jewish communities and their synagogues to thrive without persecution. India's synagogues date from the 16th century and are some of the oldest in the Commonwealth.

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Angelica Jacob

Angelica Jacob is a published non-fiction writer. Her most recent work is Finding Home - Memoir of a Jewish Girl, about growing up Jewish in Bombay. She has also worked as a staff reporter of The Australian. Angelica is currently doing postgraduate research in the representation of... Read More →

Sunday September 11, 2022 10:00am - 11:00am AEST
Room 7

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