Bnei Ephraim – Teluga Jews of India

Bnei Ephraim

The group of Jews calling themselves the Bnei Ephraim. They live near  ChebroluGuntur DistrictAndhra PradeshIndia, near the delta of the River Krishna. They claim to be of the tribe of Ephraim, exiled in 722 BCE. according to them, they were practicing Jews who took on christian practices due to missionaries and then began to forget their Jewish heritage as time  passed. Below is information passed to us by Yehoshua Yacobi, a convert to Judaism who now lives in Israel.

his contact is below as well.

Yehoshua Yacobi –

Bnei Ephraim historical and cultural information

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