mizrahi

Who Are Mizrahi Jews?

Though often confused with Sephardic Jews, Mizrahi Jews have a separate Middle Eastern heritage.

Mizrahi Jews in Israel

Jews from Arab lands are gaining more and more influence in Israeli society.

Sephardic, Ashkenazic, Mizrahi and Ethiopian Jews

The Jewish world is more ethnically and racially diverse than many people realize.

Types of Jews

The many ethnic and religious subgroups within the Jewish community.

Jews of the Middle East

While all Jews have roots in the Middle East, Mizrahi Jews never left it.

Israel’s Vibrant Jewish Ethnic Mix

Just because Israel is a Jewish country doesn't mean all Jews are the same.

Mimouna: A Post-Passover Celebration

An exuberant Sephardic custom whose origins are the subject of debate

North African Cuisine

The Jews of North Africa ate spicy, aromatic foods, usually with couscous.

Modern Israel at a Glance

An overview of the Jewish state and its many accomplishments and challenges.