Two talks presented at the 43rd IAJGS London Conference by Alain Farhi.

Les Fleurs de l'Orient Website (36 minutes) .
The Farhi of Damascus. Their history and Mansions (41 minutes) .


The Fascinating Origin and Riveting History of Sephardi Jewry. A 90 minutes video by Alain Farhi.

The history and accomplishements of Dr. Hillel Farhi. A 13 minutes video by Alain Farhi.

The Sephardim of Manchester: Pedigrees and Pioneers by Lydia Collins, has just been reprinted and distributed by The Sephardi Congregation of South Manchester; 24 Wicker Lane, Hale Barns, Cheshire WA15 0HQ, tel: +44 (0)161 980 1877, e-mail:

Autobiographical paper (in French) by Alain Farhi, Un itinéraire personnel du Caire à New York.

A kindle book Hayim ou le destin des inégaux) on Haim el Muallim Farhi (1740-1820) by Youssef Mouawad (in French).

Video recordings of presentations & papers written by Alain Farhi (webmaster)


A Jewish house in Damascus, Bayt Farhi

A conversation between Dr. Elizabeth Macaulay-Lewis and Dr. Steven Zucker on Bayt Farhi, a Sephardic palace in Ottoman Damascus. (Video of 7 1/2 minutes) ________________________________

Out of Egypt” , is a 96 page booklet published by Congregation Shearith Israel of New York. Eighteen members and Fleurs contributors wrote a few pages about their families in Egypt.

A copy can be downloaded by clicking on Out of Egypt Download ________________________________

Announcing a new book on the Farhi of Damascus:Bayt Farhi and the Sephardic Palaces of Ottoman Damascus in the late 18th and 18th Centuries by Elizabeth Macaulay-Lewis .

New Siddur Farhi 2015 Edition


Spain's Proposed Law of Return for Sephardim >

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