Jewish Voice was introduced to this new Jewish community when Jonathan Bernis was in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, earlier this year for a Jewish Voice medical outreach and learned this tribe lived a couple of hours away. A visit to the region was quickly set up, and the adventure began.
You might have already read about the Gefat tribe of Southern Ethiopia in a previous blog post. If you haven’t read the post, check out Discovering the Gefat. In this blog post you will gain introductory knowledge of the Gefat and enjoy a photo gallery.
Now we want to share this YouTube video, so you can better understand the life and culture of these Jewish people and the geographical area where they reside.