The Jews, Israel, and India: An Interview with Nathan Katz

By Manfred Gerstenfeld, Nathan Katz

Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs (JCPA), November 15, 2005

The author discusses his career in Indo-Judaic Studies, the study of interactions and affinities between Indian and Judaic civilizations. He discusses the history of Jewish groups in India, including the Bnei Israel (Cochin Jews), the Bnei Menashe, "Baghdadi Jews" from the Middle East, traveling Israelis and others. He discusses relations between Israel and India, and the perception of Jews and Israel in Indian society.

Topic: Diaspora Relations, Israel-Diaspora Relations, Mizrahi Jews, International Relations, Community Relations, Indian Jews

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Coverage: India

Language: English

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Gerstenfeld, Manfred. Katz, Nathan. The Jews, Israel, and India: An Interview with Nathan Katz. Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs (JCPA). 15 November 2005:


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