Indian Jewish Heritage Center

Indian Jewish Heritage Center

The Indian Jewish Heritage Center is an active organzization boasting a website loaded with interesting information. The IJHC recently had a visit with Mahatma Ghandi’s grandson, Dr. Kanu Ghandi. They have regular Chia & Chat events centering on Indian Jewish Heritage. The site highlights notable achievers, heritage stories and heritage research & collection links. The  next Chai & Chat event:

Indian Jewish Heritage Center Mission

The establishment of the Indian Jewish Heritage Center in Israel, where the rich heritage of all the Jewish communities in India will be collected, catalogued, professionally preserved, digitalized and exhibited to the general public using modern interactive programs and displays.

Future plans are to include the Karachi, Lahore & other Pre-Partition (Indo-Pakistan) Communities.

Future plans will also include Burma Jewry.

Dancer Miho Kataoka Erlich at Hannukah 2011. Photo source: IJHC

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