Paradesi synagogue is the one of the Best place in Kochi
Paradesi synagogue is located in the quarter of Old Cochin known as Jew Town and is the only one of the seven synagogues in the area still in use. Paradesi synagogue is the one of the Best place in Kochi
The Paradesi Synagogue is the oldest active synagogue in the Common wealth of Nations, located in Kochi, Kerala, in South India. Constructed in 1567, it is one of seven synagogues of the Malabar Yehudan or Yehudan Mappila people or Cochin Jewishcommunity in the Kingdom of Cochin.
The Synagogue is open every day except Fridays, Saturdays and Jewish holidays.
Timings: Forenoon – 10 am to 12 noon; Afternoon – 3 pm to 5 pm.
Visitors are expected to enter the Synagogue barefoot.