Bnei Menashe: Meeting in the Land of Israel

Bnei Menashe: Meeting in the Land of Israel

225 members of the Bnei Menashe community make aliyah this week.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/13/2018, 4:25 PM
Terror victim still in serious condition

Terror victim still in serious condition

Victim of ramming attack is still in serious condition, unconscious and breathing with the aid of a respirator.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/18/2017, 6:53 PM
Watch: Members of 'lost tribe' arrive from India

Watch: Members of 'lost tribe' arrive from India

Some 80 new immigrants from India participate in festive ceremony upon landing, including group recitation of 'Shema' prayer.Yoni Kempinski, 11/16/2017, 2:26 PM
Families reunite as 82 Bnei Menashe immigrate to Israel

Families reunite as 82 Bnei Menashe immigrate to Israel

Chen hasn't seen her sister for 15 years. Yaakov didn't see his mother for 3 years. Last night, thanks to "Shavei Israel" they reunited.Yoni Kempinski, 11/15/2017, 10:19 PM
102 'Bnei Menashe' officially join Israeli society

102 'Bnei Menashe' officially join Israeli society

Indian immigrants leave absorption center, settle in Nazareth Illit.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/13/2017, 8:52 PM
10 Indian-Jewish ‘lost tribe’ couples remarried in Israel

10 Indian-Jewish ‘lost tribe’ couples remarried in Israel

Ten Indian-Jewish couples from the Bnei Menashe “lost tribe” marry in a Jewish ceremony at an absorption center in northern Israel.JTA, 4/4/2017, 11:00 PM
Bnei Menashe tribe prepare for Passover in northern India

Bnei Menashe tribe prepare for Passover in northern India

Bnei Menashe prepare matzot for Pesach, hope to immigrate to Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/1/2017, 9:12 PM
Watch: Bnei Menashe recite Shema for first time in Israel

Watch: Bnei Menashe recite Shema for first time in Israel

72 members of the Bnei Menashe community make aliyah, recite Shema. Beginning of year-long campaign to bring hundreds of members to Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/16/2017, 9:51 PM
Indian-Jewish ‘lost tribe’ moving to Israel - in pictures

Indian-Jewish ‘lost tribe’ moving to Israel - in pictures

A community of Jewish Immigrants claiming descent from a 'lost tribe' makes the move to Israel from India this week.Josefin Dolsten, 2/16/2017, 1:09 PM
102 from 'lost tribe' set to immigrate from India

102 from 'lost tribe' set to immigrate from India

102 members of a Jewish community claiming descent from one of Israel’s lost tribes are being brought on Aliyah this week from India.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/14/2017, 9:11 AM
Bnei Menashe gather in India to celebrate Hanukkah

Bnei Menashe gather in India to celebrate Hanukkah

Thousand of Bnei Menashe in India gather to celebrate HanukkahJTA, 12/29/2016, 10:55 PM
Watch: India earthquake shakes up Jewish community

Watch: India earthquake shakes up Jewish community

From today's ILTV edition. The Jewish community of Bnei Menashe in India has taken the hit from a 6.7 earthquake.ILTV, 1/6/2016, 2:46 AM
Bnei Menashe suffers damage in India quake

Bnei Menashe suffers damage in India quake

An earthquake in northeastern India caused 'extensive damage' to Ten Lost Tribes community in Manipur.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/5/2016, 6:33 PM
Bnei Menashe celebrate first Hanukkah in Israel

Bnei Menashe celebrate first Hanukkah in Israel

Members of 'lost tribe' who made aliyah just this past summer celebrate their first ever Hanukkah in the holy land.Ari Soffer, 12/8/2015, 9:47 PM
Lost Tribes Activist Rabbi Passes Away at 83

Lost Tribes Activist Rabbi Passes Away at 83

Educator, activist, Ten Tribes researcher, and renowned Jerusalem citizen Rabbi Eliyahu Avichail has passed away.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 9/17/2015, 3:03 PM
Minister Personally Greets New Bnei Menashe Olim

Minister Personally Greets New Bnei Menashe Olim

Some 100 Bnei Menashe immigrants landed in Ben Gurion Thursday, where they were welcomed by Interior Minister Silvan Shalom.Moshe Cohen , 6/25/2015, 1:36 PM
Group of 78 'Lost Jews' from India Makes Aliyah

Group of 78 'Lost Jews' from India Makes Aliyah

Bnei Menashe will be settled in the Golan Heights – where their ancestors, the Menashe tribe, lived.Orly Harari, 6/18/2015, 10:47 PM
Moving Scenes as Bnei Menashe Visit Joseph's Tomb

Moving Scenes as Bnei Menashe Visit Joseph's Tomb

100 recent olim from the Bnei Menashe tribe erupt into song as they visit their forefather Joseph's Tomb after 2,700 years apart.Ari Soffer, 6/2/2015, 9:46 PM
Conversion Auth. Visits Bnei Menashe Immigrants

Conversion Auth. Visits Bnei Menashe Immigrants

660 members of the Indian Bnei Menashe tribe immigrated to Israel in 2014, where they will undergo conversion by Israel's Chief Rabbinate.Yoni Kempinski, 3/12/2015, 8:21 AM
Video: Welcoming the Bnei Menashe Immigrants

Video: Welcoming the Bnei Menashe Immigrants

A group of more than 200 Bnei Menashe immigrated to Israel recently. Watch the re-cap of the arrival and the emotional arrival ceremony.Arutz Sheva, 12/18/2014, 8:28 AM
Fifty Bnei Menashe Make Aliyah to Israel

Fifty Bnei Menashe Make Aliyah to Israel

Total number of Bnei Menashe to make Aliyah in 2014 reaches record 500; organizers hail 'modern-day miracle' in bringing immigrants home.Tova Dvorin, 11/4/2014, 12:33 PM
Bnei Menashe Olim Visit Israeli Holy Sites

Bnei Menashe Olim Visit Israeli Holy Sites

Dozens of olim from the Bnei Menashe tribe in northern India tour Israel's holy places for the first time in their lives.Yoni Kempinski, 9/18/2014, 2:49 PM
'A Ray of Light' as Bnei Menashe Return from India

'A Ray of Light' as Bnei Menashe Return from India

43 Jews from India arrive, bringing year total to a record 410. MK Lipman: 'the arrival should remind us of the special times we live in.'Ari Yashar, 6/19/2014, 7:17 PM
First Batch of 250 Bnei Menashe Arrive in Israel

First Batch of 250 Bnei Menashe Arrive in Israel

First group of Bnei Menashe land in Israel from northeastern India; more than 200 to follow.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/22/2014, 6:52 PM
Another 40 'Lost Tribe' Members Arrive in Israel

Another 40 'Lost Tribe' Members Arrive in Israel

Bnei Menashe aliyah continues as organizers hail 'ingathering of the Exiles'; grandfather meets 13 grandchildren for the first time.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/16/2014, 9:30 PM
38 Members of 'Lost Tribe' Make Aliyah From India

38 Members of 'Lost Tribe' Make Aliyah From India

'Historic' flight of Bnei Menashe landed in Ben Gurion yesterday amid tears and celebrations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/27/2013, 2:17 PM
Government Approves New Aliyah for Bnei Menashe

Government Approves New Aliyah for Bnei Menashe

The Shavei Israel organization, which assists “lost Jews,” will be allowed to bring 899 Bnei Menashe Jews from India to Israel.Maayana Miskin, 10/17/2013, 10:13 AM
Chief Rabbi Greets Bnei Menashe New Immigrants

Chief Rabbi Greets Bnei Menashe New Immigrants

Israel’s Sephardic Chief Rabbi congratulated the 274 Bnei Menashe immigrants from India who arrived in the Jewish state in recent months., 3/13/2013, 3:00 PM
2,000th Member of Lost Tribe Returns Home

2,000th Member of Lost Tribe Returns Home

The 2,000th member of the ancient Bnei Menashe community lands in Israel as a new citizen.Maayana Miskin, 1/17/2013, 8:42 PM
Soldier’s Story: From India to IDF

Soldier’s Story: From India to IDF

Young soldier recalls his journey from northeastern India to Kiryat Arba to the IDF.Maayana Miskin, 12/5/2012, 5:19 AM
Gov't to Bring Bnei Menashe Home

Gov't to Bring Bnei Menashe Home

The government has decided to bring all the remaining 7,232 Bnei Menashe in India home to Israel. Chana Ya'ar, 7/11/2011, 7:43 PM
PLO Against Bnei Menashe

PLO Against Bnei Menashe

Israel brings non-Israeli Jews to Israel at the expense of the "Palestinian people," complains PA.Gil Ronen, 6/28/2011, 8:47 AM
Bnei Menashe to Make Aliyah

Bnei Menashe to Make Aliyah

Thanks to the efforts of Shavei Israel, government drafts plan to allow for more than 7,000 of the Bnei Menashe to arrive in Israel.Elad Benari, 6/24/2011, 6:15 AM
New IDF Officers: 22% Religious

New IDF Officers: 22% Religious

Among the 377 new IDF officers who received their ranks in a ceremony in Mitzpeh Ramon yesterday are 83 religious officers (22%) and 18 females.Hillel Fendel, 2/17/2011, 3:20 PM
First: IDF Bnei Menashe Officer

First: IDF Bnei Menashe Officer

Second Lt. Shalem Gin – the first Bnei Menashe Jew to become an IDF officer – received his ranks at an IDF ceremony in the Negev.Hillel Fendel, 2/17/2011, 11:32 AM
Bnei Menashe mark Yom Haatzmaut

Bnei Menashe mark Yom Haatzmaut

Hundreds of Bnei Menashe in northeastern India gathered together earlier this week for communal celebrations of Yom Haatzmaut (Independence Day).INN Staff, 4/23/2010, 2:25 PM
Bnei Menashe Celebrate Chanukah

Bnei Menashe Celebrate Chanukah

The 7,200 members of the Bnei Menashe community of northeastern India ushered in the festival of Chanukah this weekend with joy and ceremony.Hana Levi Julian, 12/13/2009, 11:39 AM