The Yiddish Book Center's
Wexler Oral History Project
A growing collection of in-depth interviews with people of all ages and backgrounds, whose stories about the legacy and changing nature of Yiddish language and culture offer a rich and complex chronicle of Jewish identity.
“They Are Extremely Proud Of Their Own Traditions”: The Jewish Community of Ahmedabad
Annie (Anye) Kaufman, pattern-maker and member of Yugntruf, describes the Jewish community of Ahmedabad, India, where she lived for several months. She recounts the community's Sephardic origins, synagogue, and emphasis on music and dance.
This is an excerpt from an oral history with Annie (Anye) Kaufman.
This excerpt is in Yiddish.
Annie (Anye) Kaufman was born in New Brunswick, New Jersey in 1978.