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Arroz Con Devorah Y Ronit-Stories of the Crypto-Jews/Conversos/Anusim/Hidden Jews
Puerto Rico, a land known for its picturesque scenic beauty. But what you may not know about this land is that it has been home to countless Jews for over 500 years....but they're not they only ones with Crypto-Jews! In this episode I'm back speaking with Ronit about her own personal journey in discovering her Spanish roots. To order a copy of Ronit's book Hands-On Jewish Holidays, click the link below https://www.amazon.com/Hands-Jewish-holidays-Revised-Treatman/dp/1736305387/?_encoding=UTF8&pd_rd_w=FjdyT&pf_rd_p=a654ad73-af1c-40d7-8dbb-00cce9c459f1&pf_rd_r=5H4DY8NMPBECZA5TE518&pd_rd_r=c4b2be1e-2cdd-42e0-a07b-30b608e3d119&pd_rd_wg=Jqf5G&ref_=pd_gw_ci_mcx_mr_hp_atf_m You can find out about Reconectar by logging onto Facebook. To order a copy of my book "The Last Anusah" click the link below! https://www.amazon.com/Last-Anusah-DEVORAH-ESTHER-COLON/dp/1691730084/ref=mp_s_a_1_2?keywords=Devorah+Esther+Ivel&qid=1568113802&s=gateway&sr=8-2 To make a donation to support this channel please click the link below https://www.paypal.me/gimeldalet777 If you would like to send your story please send it to firstname.lastname@example.org
My Promise to My Grandmother
In honor of International Holocaust Remembrance Day 2022, here is a recording of the program I participated in yesterday as part of "Shavot Philadelphia Lecturer": "My Promise to My Grandmother." Many thanks to Karine Karpati and Sharona Durry of the Shavot Philadelphia Community and to all the members who joined to remember and to not forget. Ronit Treatman Sharona Durry Karine Karpati
Breaking the taboo of converso ancestry
Author Ronit Treatman grew up in Venezuela, only to find out decades later that many of the Catholic families she grew up with are actually descendants of Spanish and Portuguese Jewish communities, forced into conversion during the Inquisition. Ronit is active on the topic of the Millions of people in Brazil and Latin America who have Sephardic Jewish Ancestry. Articles: https://www.i24news.tv/en Live: http://i24ne.ws/4GMK30qJn0A Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/i24newsEN/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/i24NEWS_EN Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/i24news/ #i24NEWS #HolyLandUncovered Emily Frances presents Holy Land Uncovered, a weekly magazine about faith, religion and the history of the region. Sunday 10AM EST
How Chamin Came To Philadelphia
Ronit Treatman tells the story of how the first Jews settled in America, and about their special Sabbath dish, called chamin. To read more and get the recipe please go to: http://blog.pjvoice.com/diary/778/how-chamin-ancient-sabbath-stew-came-to-philadelphia http://handsonjewishholidays.com/
Ronit Treatman discusses Saint Esther and Crypto-Jews
In honor of Israel's 70th birthday, The Jewish Federation Of Greater Philadelphia invited me to participate in a special project called "My Israel Story." I discuss how my research led me to crypto-Jews, Jews who practice Judaism in secret, who have preserved their special traditions to this day.
Ronit Treatman presents at Limmud North America
Ronit Treatman presents at Limmud North America about her work at Reconectar, reaching out to the descendants of forced converts from Judaism to Catholicism of the Iberian Peninsula. She discusses a book she wrote for them called Hands-On Jewish Holidays, available here https://www.amazon.com/Ronit-Treatman/e/B08ZCCQ1HW/ref=dp_byline_cont_pop_book_1