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Jewish History

Of much heritage value the long history of Magen Aboth Synagogue related to the Jews were to be... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2018
jojo5222
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Navi Mumbai, India
Historical

This area has very significant historical information on the history of the Jewish people who were... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2018
Peter F
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Durban South Africa
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23 Sep 2018
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6 May 2018
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Reviewed 23 September 2018

Of much heritage value the long history of Magen Aboth Synagogue related to the Jews were to be to be explored fully. It was closed often and needed to check before visiting.

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank jojo5222
Reviewed 6 May 2018

This area has very significant historical information on the history of the Jewish people who were first shipwrecked here 2000 years ago. I was impressed with the upkeep of the local synagogues as well as speaking to the local people who practise here.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Peter F
Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

This synagogue in alibaug is an unusual thing to do here. It is closed most days so u have to call before u go. It represents a heritage and history. Must visit if u love history.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 28 July 2016

Judaism literally crashed onto India’s western coast at Navagaon (close to Alibaug) when the Bene Israel (Sons of Israel, who are believe to be descendants of one of the disputed Lost Tribes) were shipwrecked around 175 B.C. fleeing persecution in Galilee. Only seven couples survived...More

Date of experience: May 2016
10  Thank 238saumilp
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