Study Jewish History
Sephardic Jews have a rich history, and over time they have developed their own traditions, customs, and laws.
Jews Around the Globe
Despite its name, this Jewish community is located in south Asia, not Iraq.
Beta Israel women in Ethiopian villages were inactive in public and were in charge of the domestic sphere.
Many Jewish communities have developed unique Passover traditions that make the holiday more lively and relevant.
Jews from Arab lands are gaining more and more influence in Israeli society.
This site in Iraqi Kurdistan was a major Jewish gathering spot on Shavuot.
Challenges encountered by these women in their new society.
In 1887, Mexico announced it would accept 5,000 Russian Jews if they were willing to settle uncultivated land owned by the government.
The many ethnic and religious subgroups within the Jewish community.
The land where Hitler once ruled has a burgeoning Jewish community.
While all Jews have roots in the Middle East, Mizrahi Jews never left it.
Amsterdam became a haven for Jewish refugees from the Inquisition.