Category Archives: Conferences

Jews of Goa, mini-conference

Professor Gideon Avni held three lectures at a mini-conference at Hotel Vivanta by Taj in Panjim,  Monday 23rd of January 2017. The mini-conference, a closed session, was attended by Prof. Varun Sahni, Vice Chancellor Goa University.  From the city of … Continue reading

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Panjim: 2014 Conference on Judeo-Christian heritage

2nd of February 2014, Israel’s deputy Consular General at Mumbai Mr. Matan Zamir opened a conference in Goa. With Dr. Shalva Weil from Hebrew University as the keynote speaker. 160 delegates attended the conference at Hotel Vivanta by Taj at … Continue reading

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UNI: 30th January 2014 Goa-Israeli roundtable

A daylong round table conference on the topic ‘Heritage Tourism and Cultural Exchange between Goa and Israel’, will be held at Kala Academy here on January 30th. The conference is organized jointly by Kala Academy Goa, Goa Chamber of Commerce … Continue reading

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Jerusalem: Jews of Goa, December 18th-19th 2016

Jerusalem: A two-day interdisciplinary congress were held December 18-19 2016.Day 1 at the Hebrew University and Day 2 at the Ben-Zvi Institute. This is the link to the program: The Jews of Goa. And to the official website of the … Continue reading

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The Times of India: A Jewish past annihilated over time

PANAJI: The British preserved the urban heritage of the Jews in Bombay, but their counterpart’s legacy in Old Goa including ruins of their settlement have disappeared without a trace, Ivar Fjeld, a Norwegian writer said. The Times of India. Feb … Continue reading

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