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These members of the "Lost Tribe" are now allowed to freely immigrate to Israel under the Law of Return. (see Religion in India ) the Falashas of Ethiopia, among whom, like the Bnei Menashe, Jewish practices such as circumcision at 8 days and the keeping of Passover are maintained by those eligible for citizenship under the Israeli Law of Return. Jewish law books have some very unkind things to say about these "heathens," but so do Muslim and Christian holy books.

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