Alex Halperin

A Small World Weds Saris and Yarmulkes At New Delhi’s Sole Synagogue

As soon as David Danieli, Israel’s new ambassador to India, arrived behind schedule at Judah Hyam Hall synagogue in New Delhi one recent Friday night, the congregants raised their arms toward the ark to welcome the Sabbath.“It’s good of him to come,” one woman said in a scratchy voice that would later dominate the…