Jews of Cochin

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Date(s) - 02/16/2020
2:00 am - 4:00 am

The Jewish Heritage Museum


Born in India, now living in Monmouth County, Gila Rosenblatt will discuss the history of Cochin Jews of India from their earliest days to the present. She will present information on how this group first settled in India, the growth of the Cochin community, and their eventual resettlement in Israel and the United States. Her talk includes insight into different aspects of Jewish life in India including food and recipes, and some of their unique ritual practices. Visitors will also be able to taste a sample of Cochin fare.

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