14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Sara Cohen at the entrance to her home
Sara Cohen, almost 95 years old sits near the entrance to her home/ shop in Mattanchery, Kerala. She is one of a handful of Paradesi - White Jews - left in Mattanchery. They live close to the synagogue. Historically, ties between various communities have been very cordial in this area.
© Asha Gopinathan.
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||Nov. 29, 2016, 9:15 a.m.