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Bnei Anousim: pictures

Shavei Israel welcomed 204 immigrants from Bnei Menashe community who came on Aliyah to Israel from Northeast India last week. Two groups of olim arrived to Ben Gurion airport on the 20th and 22nd of March just a week before the Jewish people all over...

The communities in El Salvador and Chile prepared for Sabbath while organizing a big 'separation of challah' ceremony, an annual event. We have great photos!...

"Sukka hopping" is one of our favorite holiday activities - whether in real life or online. We started with pictures of sukkot in construction, then visited the Bnei Menashe to see their completed Sukkot in India. And now we take a quick trip around the...

We started with India, but let's move west and south now, as we visit check out the sukka building in Krakow Poland and Belmonte Portugal, before jaunting to South America where we see what the Bnei Anousim communities in Colombia and El Salvador are building....

Sarah Hess is from Cherry Hill, New Jersey. She’ll be starting her studies at Columbia University in just a few weeks. Aria Smordin is from Vancouver, Canada. She will be joining the Israel Defense Forces later this fall. But for two weeks this past July,...

In Cali, Colombia, a new mikveh is being built for the city's Bnei Anousim community. Shavei Israel's emissary Rabbi Shimon Yehoshua was there with the people of "Shomer Israel," where he celebrated with a festive meal and shaharit (morning) service afterward. We have pictures. ...

Yes, we know Purim was last week. But the communities that Shavei Israel supports around the world keep sending us photos. And we couldn't not share with you these delightful pictures of Bnei Anousim girls dressed like princesses, teenage boys decked out as pirates, and...