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Israelite Association of Cochabamba

Israelite Association of Cochabamba

This Jewish community runs a synagogue, a cemetery and a kindergarten. For more info on Macabi: macabibol@kolla.net

Israelite Community of Venezuela

Israelite Community of Venezuela

The Confederation of Israelite Associations of Venezuela represents the Jewish community of Venezuela. The first Jewish community of Venezuela was created in 1693, under the name 'Santa Irmandade', in Tucacas.

The Jewish Community of Haiti

The Jewish Community of Haiti

Haiti doesn't have a Rabbi or a synagogue. There is a Torah scroll that is stored in the house of Gilbert Bigio, a Haitian tycoon with financial interests in steel, telecommunications, banking, oil and food. He is one of the richest citizen...

Israelite Center of the Dominican Republic

Israelite Center of the Dominican Republic

It is a small but very active congregation. It runs a synagogue, where all traditional rituals take place in Hebrew. It has a minyan for Kabalat Shabat and Thursday morning services. It has a mikveh. It also organizes after-school programs ...

Alfredo Espriella Romantic Museum

Alfredo Espriella Romantic Museum

The Alfredo de la Espriella Museum has dedicated a wing to Judaism and Jews. It is the only place with the concentrated history of Barranquilla, presenting within its 722 square meters countless documents, books, photographs, pictures and o...

Kahal Zur Israel synagogue

Kahal Zur Israel synagogue

The Kahal Zur Israel Synagogue (Hebrew: קהל צור ישראל, "Rock of Israel") dating from 1636, is the first synagogue in Latin America. It is located at Rua do Bom Jesus, anci...