The Sephardi/Mizrahi Jewish Speakers’ Series Topic: (Sephardic Jews of Goa)
May 23 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
You are invited to join us for the fourth presentation in the Sephardi/Mizrahi Series on Sunday, May 23rd, 2021 at 11:00 a.m..
This event is cosponsored by Congregation BINA, Canadian Institute for Jewish Research (CIJR), Beit Rayim, Lodzer Synagogue, Canadians for Israel’s Legal Rights (CILR), Kulanu Canada, and Jews Against Antisemitism Canada.
Scholar Cheryll Rebello from Mumbai will speak about the “Sephardic Jews of Goa”.
Cheryll has done her MBA in Health Management and is a member of the Indian Film Writers Association and the Indian Film Producers Association. She has written and produced several documentary films and is in the process of completing the film “Sound of Memories” (The Jews of Goa who had faced the Portuguese Inquisition).
In June 2018, at the International Conference “Jews of Portugal and the Spanish Portuguese Jewish Diaspora” held in Lisbon, she presented her paper on the Jews of Goa (1500 to 1800 CE) and The Portuguese Inquisition in Goa. In August 2018, she presented at Limmud India in Mumbai and in 2019 in Toronto.
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