The Mystery of Israel's Ten Lost Tribes and the Legend of Jesus in India

By Joshua Benjamin

Greater than 3 thousand years in the past, at the destruction in their temple in Jerusalem, the 2 Jewish tribes that comprised the dominion of Judah and the 10 that constituted the dominion of Israel have been dispersed lower than the strain of the invaders. The dispersion of the 2 Judean tribes is easily recorded within the Bible and via historians of precedent days; yet unusually, that of the 10 tribes of Israel used to be both no longer recorded or used to be misplaced. This has remained one among history’s mysteries.
This booklet describes a number of the makes an attempt to unravel this secret, and strains the potential applicants for attention as descendants of the misplaced tribes in areas as a long way aside as Ethiopia, China and India—in Kashmir, Manipur and coastal Maharashtra.
An early mythical seeker for the ‘dispersed of Israel’ was once Jesus of Nazareth. The author’s research leads him to attention-grabbing proof and legends about the probability that the 17 years of Jesus’ lifestyles unaccounted for within the Bible have been spent in India and likewise advances the prospect that Jesus back to India after surviving the crucifixion and of his final demise and burial at Rozabal in Kashmir.

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It used to be opposed to Jewish legislations to maintain a physique at the go after the beginning of Sabbath. The Centurion appointed by means of Pontius Pilate to execute the order of crucifixion confirmed sympathy for Jesus. the 2 robbers who have been wear the move besides Jesus have been nonetheless alive and their legs have been damaged based on Roman customized. Jesus’ legs weren't damaged and his physique (apparently in a swoon) was once passed over at the orders of Pontius Pilate to a wealthy guy of the village, named Joseph of Arimathea. He used to be a member of the Sanhedrin and a mystery follower of Jesus. Jesus’ physique used to be now not buried yet was once rigorously positioned in a wide cave. Nicodemus, who was once a doctor of reputation, introduced natural and different drugs and utilized them at the physique of Jesus. The Gospels say Jesus used to be now not visible within the cave on Sunday morning, yet seemed to Mary Magdalene as a gardener after which to his disciples in mystery. once they notion the ghost of Jesus used to be sooner than them, he stated, ‘Look at my fingers and ft. it truly is myself. contact me and spot; no ghost has flesh and bones as you'll discover that i've got. ’ They have been nonetheless unconvinced, nonetheless pondering, for it appeared too reliable to be real. And so he requested them, ‘Have you something right here to devour? ’ and so they gave him a section of fish they'd cooked which he took and ate earlier than their eyes. (Luke 24: 36–43). An ‘Eyewitness’ Account of the Crucifixion A leather-based parchment was once stumbled on in Alexandria bearing a letter written by means of a hugely esteemed chief of the Essene Brotherhood in Jerusalem to the Essene chief in Alexandria on the subject of seven years after the crucifixion. The letter3 states that the Essene Brotherhood in Alexandria obtained rumours that Jesus survived crucifixion they usually have been desirous to comprehend the reality. The chief wrote a letter to their workforce in Jerusalem asking them for information of the crucifixion. They obtained a answer from their Brotherhood in Jerusalem, the writer, who was once a pal of Joseph of Arimathea and a member of the Sanhedrin, assuring his workforce in Alexandria announcing, ‘I let you know simply of the issues i do know and i've noticeable all of it with my very own eyes and feature taken a deep curiosity and an energetic half in some of these occasions. and also you recognize an Essene allows his lips to offer simply the strictest fact. ’ The letter states that once Jesus was once wear the go, darkness descended in the world and within the evening while he was once positioned within the cave there has been an earthquake. The letter additional mentions the lively position performed via Joseph of Arimathea in rendering all attainable advice to save lots of Jesus. His healthcare professional good friend Nicodemus tested the physique of Jesus at the move and guaranteed Joseph that it was once attainable to avoid wasting Jesus. The letter makes an incredible assertion: ‘After this they drove via his arms thick iron nails, yet none via his ft, for this was once no longer familiar. I famous this really, my expensive Brethren, inasmuch because it three. The Crucifixion via an Eye-Witness was once first published in 1873 and later back in 1907 through the Indo-American e-book Co. , Chicago, and was once reprinted in 1977 by means of Syed Abdul Hayee in Lahore, Pakistan.

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