162 ‘lost’ Indian Jews arrive in Israel - www.jewishaz.com: Religious Life

162 ‘lost’ Indian Jews arrive in Israel

JNS.org | Posted: Wednesday, November 29, 2017 8:17 am

A total of 162 members from the Bnei Menashe Jewish community of northeast India arrived in Israel last week, marking the latest wave of so-called “lost” Jews to immigrate to the Jewish state.

The new immigrants arrived at Israel’s Ben Gurion Airport in two groups and were greeted by jubilant family members and supporters, who danced, sang and waved Israeli flags.

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