Welcome to the Association of Gulf Jewish Communities

Bahrain

Kuwait

Oman

Qatar

Saudi Arabia

United Arab Emirates

The Association of Gulf Jewish Communities (AGJC) is the umbrella organization for the Jewish communities of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries that are building and enhancing Jewish life in the region. While each community is independent, they share a common goal and vision – for Jewish life to flourish in the Gulf for the benefit of both residents and visitors. The AGJC oversees programming and services such as the Beth Din of Arabia, the Arabian Kosher Certification Agency, lifecycle events and other community programs.

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Shabbat Times

Bahrain

Kuwait

Oman

Qatar

Saudi Arabia

United Arab Emirates 

Resources

Arabian Kosher Certification Agency

Beth Din of Arabia

History of the Jews in the Arab World