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Diarna Featured in Israel’s Channel 1

March 9th, 2017

ASF’s partner in the race against time to preserve Jewish…

Brigada monumental: el rescate de 1.600 lugares sagrados judíos arrasados en Medio Oriente

March 5th, 2017

Un millón de judíos vivió en el territorio que comprende…

Borrar el rastro judío

February 25th, 2017

Gran parte del patrimonio de los judíos en Oriente Medio…

Saving the remnants of Jewish Life in the Arab World

February 22nd, 2017

In 2008, Jason Guberman began a project to map and…

Libyan Jew David Gerbi prays inside the Dar Bishi synagogue in Tripoli, Libya.


Jewish History is under siege in the Middle East and these volunteers are risking their lives to protect it

February 21st, 2017

On a sunny morning in February 2016, Sami Solmaz, a…

Meet the volunteers who are risking their lives to save Jewish history in the Middle East

February 21st, 2017

Meet the volunteers who are risking their lives to save…

Diarna featured in Lilith

January 18th, 2017

Beirut natives Batia and Moise Shems describe their experiences at…


‘If They Knock It Down, We Will Rebuild It’

December 1st, 2016

New technology has made it possible to reconstruct lost antiquities,…


How One Organization Is Using Google Maps to Save History in the Middle East

November 18th, 2016

By Ross Ufberg Published on Pacific Standard The Diarna Project…


Cultural Salvage: My Afternoon at the Diarna Situation Room

August 10th, 2016

By Michael Kosowski Published on Herald PR   No culture…


From Casablanca to New York: A Celebration of Moroccan-Jewish Partnership

May 30th, 2016

By Morocco World News Published on Morocco World News  …


Unlocking a key to the Sephardic diaspora… in Stratford

May 20th, 2015

By Cindy Mindell Published on Connecticut Jewish Ledger   STRATFORD…


Centuries of Judaica From Life and Rites in Muslim Lands

April 10th, 2014

Artifacts from Sephardic Jews who fled Muslim countries, typically with…


Diarna and “Esther’s Shrine” Featured in Tablet Magazine

January 11th, 2012

In the poet Mowlana Shahin-i Shirazi’s re-telling of the Book…

Diarna Featured in Encyclopedia of Jews in the Islamic World

June 28th, 2010

Diarna is generously featured as “an example of what scholars…

Ethiopian Falash Mura people attend class at a transit camp in Addis Ababa Sunday April 9 2000. Credit: AP


Cyberspaces and Jewish Places

May 11th, 2010

Volunteers around the world are mapping the ancient Jewish communities…