A Habbani Jewish couple, married in Israel after their 'aliya, mid-20th century. Note the traditional henna and jewelry paired with the Western clothing.

A Habbani Jewish couple, married in Israel after their 'aliya, C. Note the traditional henna and jewelry paired with the Western clothing. The city of Habban had a Jewish community in Yemen from 450 in It no longer exists in maps of Yemen.

Jewish woman from Tetuan (Morocco) wearing traditional costume and jewlry

SEFARAD / Jewish Spain - Young Jewish woman from Tétouan, Morocco. quarter of the century.

Ministro da Justiça espanhol Alberto Ruiz-Gallardon

Spain invites descendants of Sephardic Jews expelled 500 years ago to return Huge interest among Sephardic Jews worldwide in taking up offer of Spanish citizenship

Cochin Jews -They are the oldest group of Jews in India, with possible roots claimed to date to the time of King Solomon. The Cochin Jews settled in the Kingdom of Cochin in South India,now part of the state of Kerala. As early as the 12th century, mention is made of the Black Jews in southern India. The Jewish traveler, Benjamin of Tudela, speaking of Kollam (Quilon) on the Malabar Coast, writes in his Itinerary: "...throughout the island, including all the towns thereof, live several…

Cochin Jews -They are the oldest group of Jews in India, with possible roots claimed to date to the time of King Solomon. The Cochin Jews settled in the Kingdom of Cochin in South India,now part of the state of Kerala.

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