Jewish Henna Traditions from Kurdistan
The False Night of the Henna
The Groom's Night of the Henna
The Bride's Night of the Henna
Henna Traditions for the Death of a Young Man
Henna Traditions for the Death of a Young Woman
Circumcision Body Art Traditions

The Jews of Kurdistan
Erich  Brauer, completed and edited by Raphael Patai
Wayne State University Press, Detroit, 1993

The Jews of Kurdistan: Daily Life, Customs, Arts and Crafts
Ora Shwartz-Be'eri
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 2000

Jews among Muslims: Communities in the Precolonial Middle East
Edited by Shlomo Deshen and Walter P. Zenner
New York University Press, New York, 1996

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