Author:

This month a very special event took place in Cali, Colombia that touched the hearts of many, particularly the Shavei Israel team. We want to congratulate Rabbi Asher Abrabanel and his wife on their marriage and wish them a life together full of blessings,...

The Ma'ani Center, sponsored by Shavei Israel and the Office of the Ministry of Culture, and with the backing of “Higanu Habaita” (“We Arrived Home”; meetings for and by new immigrants to support diverse cultures and communities, share experiences, as well as to make new friends) hosted a presentation by the researcher Mrs. Eugenia Farin Levy, author of four...

It was a pleasant surprise for me, a Sephardic Jew who never had to fight to preserve her Judaism, to attend a conference on "The Lost Tribes of Israel," which took place on November 24 at the Ma'ani Center in Jerusalem. Edith Blaustein, Deputy Director-General of Administration...

Machon Miryam ulpan of Shavei Israel organized a special event of candle-lighting with the participance of Rabbi Natan Menashe, Rabbi Yejiel Chilewski, Profesor Ruth Mussi and students of our Spanish and Italian classes of Jewish studies. ...

Having a good command of Hebrew is one of the keys to proper integration and success for aliyah to Israel. We're thrilled to announce the first of three Hebrew study centers which were opened for the benefit of the new Bnei Menashe immigrants....

A new kollel, a place for studying and strengthening Judaism, has been inaugurated in the city of Cali, Colombia several weeks ago. The Kolel "Bet Abraham" is open to all Jews who wish to deepen their knowledge of the written and oral Torah, Monday through Friday from 9:00...