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Passover Dinner and Soup Plates326 viewsDinner & soup plates with Passover motifs on them. These plates were part of a dinner set used by many B.I. families during Passover in the early 20th century. This ensured that the plates used were strictly Kosher during Passover. All other crockery in the House was put away.

Photo contributed by Nissim Moses
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Elijah's Cave in Haifa Israel227 viewsThis site is revered by the Bene Israel who go there & perform Eliyahoo Hanavi Service.

Photo contributed by Nissim Moses
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The Thane Jewish Cemetery259 viewsPhoto courtesy of Nissim Moses.
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Manipuri Talit & Case218 viewsCommunity activist, Nissim Moses, was gifted a handwoven talit and case from the Manipuri community.
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History of Bene-Israel Embroidered on Silk392 viewsHistory of Bene-Israel embroidered on silk (seven pages).

Lord Brabourne in the Ahmedabad Synagogue.

Pictured also is Abigail Daniels, whose father had the history scrolls made.

Photos contributed by Nissim Moses.
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Marriage Register Shaar-E-Rahamim Synagogue79438 viewsMarriage Register Shaar-E-Rahamim Synagogue (Gates of Mercy). Front cover.

Photo courtesy of Nissim Moses.
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Marriage Register Shaar-E-Rahamim Synagogue79332 viewsMarriage Register Shaar-E-Rahamim Synagogue (Gates of Mercy).

Photo courtesy of Nissim Moses.
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Marriage Certificate Copies Register77575 viewsMarriage Certificate Copies Register at the Shaar-E-Rahamim Synagogue (Gates of Mercy).

Photo courtesy of Nissim Moses.
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Mode of Dress518 viewsMode of Dress of the Bene-Israel Through The Ages.

Photo courtesy of Nissim Moses
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Elijah the Prophet786 viewsThis is a very popular image among the Jews of India. This image depicts the ascension of Elijah on that day at Khandalla in the Konkan.
   
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