Temple Beth David explores the Jews of Afghanistan


Author Sara Y. Aharon shared her exploration of the Afghan-Jewish culture with a captivated crowd at Congregation Beth David on Sunday, Nov. 5. Photo by Kaitlin Lyle

AMENIA — On Sunday, Nov. 5, Congregation Beth David invited the community to come explore the abundant history of Afghanistan’s Jewish culture, with a lecture by author Sara Y. Aharon.

All were welcomed to the lecture by the congregation’s president and treasurer, Sherry Frankel. Rabbi Jon Haddon first delivered a touching statement regarding the Manhattan terror attack that took place on Tuesday, Oct. 31.

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