Ethiopia

“Bal Ej the hidden Jews of Ethiopia – The Official Trailer” (2016)

by Irene Orleansky. Film is in film festivals and available to show in your community.

Temesgen CD

(April 2014) If you enjoy world-Jewish music, check out the new CD, Temesgen (“Thanks to God” in Amharic)! This is the first-time-ever recording of ten worship songs from the Beta Avraham Jews of North Shewa, Ethiopia and their descendents in the Kechene neighborhood of Addis Ababa. [read more from our blog]

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General Information

Beta Israel

Beta Avraham

Beta Avraham of North Shewa

Addis Ababa and Janbaria, Ethiopia

Official language: Amharic

Contact Regional Coordinator

US State Dept Info

CDC Traveler’s Health Info

CIA World Factbook