Kathmandu (TV series)
Kathmandu (TV series)

Kathmandu is a 2012 Israeli television miniseries depicting the lives of a Chabad Hasidic Jewish family living in Kathmandu, Nepal. The series included 13 episodes and was produced by the Israeli company Reshet.[1]

The main characters of the series are "Shmulik" (Michael Moshonov) and "Mushkie" (Nitzan Levartovsky)[2] and are based on the lives of Rabbi Chezki Lifshitz and Rebbetzin Chani Lifshitz who are the Chabad emissaries in Nepal.[3]

See also


  1. ^ ""Kathmandu" (official website, in Hebrew)". Reshet TV. Retrieved September 19, 2014.
  2. ^ "Zany, Heartfelt 'Kathmandu' Evokes the Soul of Jewish Culture in Nepal". 5 December 2012.
  3. ^ "Kindness and kinship in Kathmandu".