This is the only active synagogue in Kerala and the highlight of the synagogue is Chinese hand painted tiles on floor
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The synagogue is open till 1 PM on most days and from 3 PM to 5 PM on few days of the week, so please check timings before you go. The Synagogue itself is very calm and quiet. We went on Sunday at 12:00 PM,...More
Paid entry, no background on history of the place. It would be nice to add some context to it for better understanding.
It was the oldest Synagogue in India.built by Jewish Trading Community.It was partially destroyed in the war and rebuilt by the Dutch.
Beautifully preserved synagogue. Sadly no longer in use for prayers. The lamps tiles and Judaica are lovingly preserved. One has a real sense of history.
a very old synagogue in the city...well maintained...If you understand much about Jewish Culture or want to explore the same it is the place to be...
The oldest synagogue outside Europe I believe. A beautiful place and a moving experience to visit. The original Jewish stock arrived a few hundred years ago fleeing (yet another) persecution and were given a place to settle. The worshippers at the synagogue have dwindled to...More
If you understand much about Jewish Culture or want to explore the same it is quick visit place. They charge you INR 5 for entry, have some paintings and a jewish church to see.... Photos are not allowed