From Cyrus the Great Until the Present Day

The Aliyah of Haim Elazar Mizrahi

3 Minutes, 1973
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Directed by: Yachin Hirsh
Production:Amnon Teitelbaum
Narrator: Gabi Yinon
Language: Hebrew
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An excerpt from the film From Cyrus the Great Until the Present Day documenting the history of Persian Jews.
The historian Hanina Mizrahi tells the story of the aliyah of his father, Haim Elazar Mizrahi, one of the leaders of the Tehran Jewish community who led the aliyah in 1882 and settled in the Shevet Tzedek neighborhood of Jerusalem. In the segment, the members of the community are seen celebrating and singing with Sifrei Torah in the synagogue in the neighborhood.


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