I Am Jewish (mizrahi)

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 62 People

    My Family Is A Fusion

    My father's family are essentially from what today is Iraq and Syria. His forebears were from the lands near the confluence of the Tigris and Euphrates, the lands from which the great Patriarch Abraham had departed for the safety of Palestine. My father's family left Iraq in the...
    ToiledAraignee ToiledAraignee
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Nov 11, 2012

    Some Truths

    From 2000 to 2009, 13,315 French Jews made aliyah, largely as a result of growing anti-semitism in the country. A peak was reached in 2005, with 2,951 olim. However, between 20-30% eventually returned to France. With the start of the Second Intifada in Israel, anti-Semitic...
    ToiledAraignee ToiledAraignee
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Dec 5, 2012

    I Was Born In The Year 5750

    Yes, and in the month of Tishri (7th) which is the month of Yom Kippur, indeed I was born three days before Yom Kippur 5750. My birthday travels every year, so this year though I was born in October (Gregorian calendar), 7th Tishri was in September! The date today is 29 Cheshvan...
    ToiledAraignee ToiledAraignee
    22-25, F
    Nov 14, 2012

    I Don't Like Hiding But It Happens

    I am the only Jew in my school too and then add to the fact that when people look at me they can clearly see how different i am.i was usually the only middle eastern in my class but now some Arabs(Palestine) girls are at my school and 1 out 5 of them discreetly is mean and rude...
    IsraeliPrincess IsraeliPrincess
    18-21, F
    7 Responses Jan 29, 2010

    A love story This is a love story This love

    story is about Bilu Center Bilu center it’s the only place on earth when love controls and all evil wiling's cant enter. This is the place where Jews, Christians and Muslims live and work together, love each other and have intimacy with each other. This place is not so far and...
    dndbond dndbond
    26-30, M
    Aug 11, 2015
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