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Synagogues in Lima

Synagogues in Lima

Selected Jewish Communities in Lima

There are quite a number of indigenous Peruvians who have recently started practicing Judaism and they together with the increasing number of foreigners living in Peru form the mayor asset of Peru's Jewish community. The relationships and bonds to international Jewish society are increasing steadily.

There are about 3,000 Jews in Peru today. The 3 major synagogues and their communities in Lima are all united within the Jewish Association of Peru (Asociacion Judia del Peru).

Jewish Communities in Lima

Asociación Judía del Perú - Jewish Association of Peru
  • Ca. Carlos Porras Osores 210, San Isidro
  • Phone: (+511) 422-6066
Conservative Synagogue Rabbi Bronstein (Sociedad de Beneficencia Israelita)
  • Ca. José Galvez 282
  • Miraflores, Lima
  • Phone (+511) 445-1089
Union Israelita del Peru (Orthodox Ashkenazi)
Union Israelita del Peru
Socidad Israelita Sefaradi (Orthodox Sefardic)
Sinagoga Judía Mesiánica Atrio De Salvacion
  • Ca. Manuel Zelaya 449 
  • Urb. Pamplona Baja
  • San Juan de Miraflores, Lima
Colegio León Pinelo - Private Jewish School
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