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Ridai (Rida'i, رضاعي, רצ'אי), Yemen

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The village of Rida'i (Ridai, רצ'אי, الرضاعي), Yemen. Located east of Ibb, in the Nadreh region. 

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About 100 Jewish families lived in this town. They had one large synagogue that was its own building with a place for boys  to learn, and the mikveh was adjacent to it. Most of the Jewish families lived in their own area, Hafid al-Yehud (חאפד אל-יהוד), although at least one family did not. The houses were about 4 stories high. 

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