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Unearth Your Middle Eastern Roots

Enrich your celebration of Jewish life, with ancient Iraqi Jewish prayers, songs, and rituals.

Deepen your capacity to teach Jewish heritage, with expert training in Jewish multiculturalism.

Iraqi Selihoth Class

Iraqi Shabbath Service

Iraqi-American Jewish educator, activist, and hazan Loolwa Khazzoom pioneered the Jewish Multiculturalism movement in 1990 – bringing to the mainstream both awareness and celebration of global Jewish heritage. The first woman worldwide known to lead egalitarian Sephardi-Mizrahi services, Khazzoom founded and directed numerous organizations that successfully integrated global Jewish heritage into mainstream programs and paradigms – working with preeminent institutes such as the Simon Wiesenthal Center, the Bureau of Jewish Education, and Harvard University, and serving community leaders and laypeople alike. 

As part of her ground-breaking work, Khazzoom implemented the first-ever curriculum on Jewish communities across the globe; she was a featured Jewish multicultural expert in documentaries including Young, Jewish, and Left, The Forgotten Refugees. and The Way Home; she published Jewish multicultural articles in top media including The Washington Post, Marie Claire, and Rolling Stone; she published Jewish multicultural essays in anthologies including Best Jewish Writing 2002, That Takes Ovaries!, and Yentl’s Revenge; and she published The Flying Camel: Essays on Identity by Women of North African and Middle Eastern Jewish Heritage, taught throughout the Ivy League and at universities nationwide. 

Today Khazzoom facilitates prayer services, teaches songs, and leads rituals in the Iraqi Jewish tradition, and she offers Jewish multicultural training and coaching, for educators and activists.

Buy Tools for Your Jewish Multicultural Celebration!

Buy this alternative rock album to embolden you in transmuting darkness into light. Be sure to mosh pit dance to “Conformity,” the first-ever Iraqi Jewish punk rock song!Buy the first anthology by Jewish women of color! A living, breathing model of intersectionality, this book features personal stories by Jewish women whose families are indigenous to the Middle East and North Africa. The essays organically connect the dots between exile, body image, sexuality, class division, religious practice, domestic violence, the Middle East conflict, and other pertinent issues, in ways that are insightful, refreshing, and enlightening – challenging false constructs and artificial barriers within humanity.

$9.99

Buy this special-edition double album by Shaddai Chants. It’s a rare collection of woman-led Iraqi selihoth for the High Holy Days – featuring 10 original a cappella prayers, 10 improvisational prayers with vocals and crystal singing bowls, and a unique digital prayer book with Hebrew refrains transliterated into English, with traditional Iraqi pronunciations.

$24.99

Buy this calming album with a New Age take on sacred Iraqi Jewish chants – featuring improvisational vocals and keyboards. No matter your background or language, these tunes will soothe and support you in meditation, yoga, dance, relaxation, and sleep. In doing so, they will usher you out of fight/flight mode (sympathetic nervous system) and into rest/digest mode (parasympathetic nervous system), where your body’s innate healing mechanisms come alive.

$4.99

Buy this conversation-starter t-shirt, to spread awareness of indigenous Middle Eastern Jews and other global Jewish communities. This 100% combed ring-spun cotton short features the Arabic and English calligraphy from the Iraqis in Pajamas debut album – designed by artist Ruben Shimonov, a Bukharan Jew from Uzbekistan.
$25.00

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Book a Private Session

Learn Iraqi Jewish songs and prayers.

Schedule a Group Event

Host an Iraqi Jewish service, ritual, or class.

Get Expert Coaching

Receive expert training in Jewish multicultural education.

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Participate in a virtual Iraqi Jewish service, ritual, or class. Fees Varies.

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Iraqi Selihoth
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Iraqi Shabbath Service

Iraqi Habdallah Service

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