The Jews of Khazaria

Khazaria and client states. Source: Wikimedia Commons.
Khazaria and client states. Source: Wikimedia Commons.

In one of the most bizarre episodes in Jewish history, the Central Asian kingdom of Khazaria converted to Judaism in the eighth century.  Multiple sources confirm the conversion, yet the entire story remains a mystery. What was the nature of their Judaism? More importantly, what happened to them?

4 thoughts on “The Jews of Khazaria

  1. henry you talk too much and don’t say enough. i’m watching this now, but it took you over FOUR MINUTES to get into the subject material! you need to just speak about the subject and not talk about your trip to new york or anything like that, it just wastes time!

    1. THE KHAZARIAN JEWS, ARE CONVERTS, NOT TRUE JEWS OF BLOOD AND COLOR,THEY ARE
      NOT BLACK, BROWN OR DARK BROWN, THEY ARE WHITE , UNLESS ABRAHAM WAS A WHITE
      MAN? LOOK AT THE EGYTIIAN SLAVES PICTURES INSIDE OF THE EGYPTIAN TOMBS, ARTS, AND SO ON…..

  2. HENRY, SHALOM! GET TO THE POINT ON THIS SUBJECT, IM SOO SORRY, BUT THE TRUE JEWS, ARE BROWN , BLACK, DARK BROWN…… NOT WHITE????? NOT WHITE????
    THANK’S…..

  3. The above comments were made by bullies (aka trolls) and I do hope you’re not giving them any credence. Your lecture style is very engaging and people learn better from that type of speaking.

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