English

Folk medicine

In memory of Peri and Jacob Kalimi, and Yaʾir Cohen

 
Name of speaker: 
Rivka Cohen (Kalimi)
Participants in the conversation: 
Ḥana ʾAssayag (Geʾula), Sara Tsadikian (Tori) and Shulamit Ganal (Basharat)
Gender of speaker: 
Female
Occupation of speaker: 
Children's caretaker
Age of speaker at time of recording: 
68
Speaker's country of origin: 
Speaker's community of origin: 
Language: 
Judeo-Aramaic
Conversation topics: 
Documentation: 
Yaʿel Baruch
Year of recording: 
2020

Wedding customs and songs

In memory of Peri and Jacob Kalimi, and Yaʾir Cohen

 
Name of speaker: 
Rivka Cohen (Kalimi)
Participants in the conversation: 
Ḥana ʾAssayag (Geʾula), Sara Tsadikian (Tori) and Shulamit Ganal (Basharat)
Gender of speaker: 
Female
Occupation of speaker: 
Children's caretaker
Age of speaker at time of recording: 
68
Speaker's country of origin: 
Speaker's community of origin: 
Language: 
Judeo-Aramaic
Documentation: 
Yaʿel Baruch
Year of recording: 
2020

Song for a bride at the bathhouse

Dedicated to my dear sister Camalia

Name of speaker: 
Ḥana Vaknin
Gender of speaker: 
Female
Occupation of speaker: 
Worked at the garage and automobile department of the Israel Post
Age of speaker at time of recording: 
64
Speaker's country of origin: 
Speaker's community of origin: 
Language: 
Judeo-Spanish
Conversation topics: 
Documentation: 
Yaʿel Vexler and Tali Heiman
Year of recording: 
2019

Courtesy and mutual responsibility

In memory of my parents, Levi and Zruia Kurt

 
Name of speaker: 
Miriam Kurt Sudek
Gender of speaker: 
Female
Occupation of speaker: 
Banking
Age of speaker at time of recording: 
65
Speaker's country of origin: 
Speaker's community of origin: 
Language: 
Dari
Conversation topics: 
Documentation: 
Yaʿel Vexler
Year of recording: 
2019

Blessings, curses and proverbs

In memory of my parents, Levi and Zruia Kurt

 
Name of speaker: 
Miriam Kurt Sudek
Gender of speaker: 
Female
Occupation of speaker: 
Banking
Age of speaker at time of recording: 
65
Speaker's country of origin: 
Speaker's community of origin: 
Language: 
Dari
Conversation topics: 
Documentation: 
Yaʿel Vexler
Year of recording: 
2019

The grandfather and his family

Dedicated to my brother Mʾeir

Name of speaker: 
Avraham ʿAmedi
Gender of speaker: 
Male
Occupation of speaker: 
Worked in agriculture, construction, foreman, bus driver, tester at the Bureau of Motor Vehicles; today: pensioner
Age of speaker at time of recording: 
76
Speaker's country of origin: 
Speaker's community of origin: 
Language: 
Judeo-Aramaic
Conversation topics: 
Documentation: 
Alona Dashevsky Apkarian and Yaʿel Vexler
Year of recording: 
2019

Sayings of the parents

Dedicated to my brother Mʾeir

 
Name of speaker: 
Avraham ʿAmedi
Gender of speaker: 
Male
Occupation of speaker: 
Worked in agriculture, construction, foreman, bus driver, tester at the Bureau of Motor Vehicles; today: pensioner
Age of speaker at time of recording: 
76
Speaker's country of origin: 
Speaker's community of origin: 
Language: 
Judeo-Aramaic
Conversation topics: 
Documentation: 
Alona Dashevsky Apkarian and Yaʿel Vexler
Year of recording: 
2019

Father's Aliya to Israel

Dedicated to my brother Mʾeir

 
Name of speaker: 
Avraham ʿAmedi
Gender of speaker: 
Male
Occupation of speaker: 
Worked in agriculture, construction, foreman, bus driver, tester at the Bureau of Motor Vehicles; today: pensioner
Age of speaker at time of recording: 
76
Speaker's country of origin: 
Speaker's community of origin: 
Language: 
Judeo-Aramaic
Conversation topics: 
Documentation: 
Alona Dashevsky Apkarian and Yaʿel Vexler
Year of recording: 
2019

Kurdish Jews' foods

Dedicated to my brother Mʾeir

Name of speaker: 
Avraham ʿAmedi
Gender of speaker: 
Male
Occupation of speaker: 
Worked in agriculture, construction, foreman, bus driver, tester at the Bureau of Motor Vehicles; today: pensioner
Age of speaker at time of recording: 
76
Speaker's country of origin: 
Speaker's community of origin: 
Language: 
Judeo-Aramaic
Conversation topics: 
Documentation: 
Alona Dashevsky Apkarian and Yaʿel Vexler
Year of recording: 
2019

On Shabbat I will Praise

Dedicated to the next generations

Name of speaker: 
Shlomo Tovy
Participants in the conversation: 
Itsḥak Tovy, Avraham Tovy
Gender of speaker: 
Male
Occupation of speaker: 
Judaism teacher
Age of speaker at time of recording: 
67
Speaker's country of origin: 
Speaker's community of origin: 
Language: 
Judeo-Arabic, Hebrew (Sanaʽa tradition)
Conversation topics: 
Documentation: 
Ḥava Shmulevich
Year of recording: 
2019