India in the Bible: Many Indian’s had become Jews according to Esther’s records

India is largest South Asian Country and Seventh largest country by area in the world with highest population of Hindu major often persecuting Christians. However Bible has some records of India in the book of Esther for twice.

Esther 1:1 – Now it came to pass in the days of Ahasuerus, (this [is] Ahasuerus which reigned, from India even unto Ethiopia, [over] an hundred and seven and twenty provinces:)

Esther 8:9 – Then were the king’s scribes called at that time in the third month, that [is], the month Sivan, on the three and twentieth [day] thereof; and it was written according to all that Mordecai commanded unto the Jews, and to the lieutenants, and the deputies and rulers of the provinces which [are] from India unto Ethiopia, an hundred twenty and seven provinces, unto every province according to the writing thereof, and unto every people after their language, and to the Jews according to their writing, and according to their language.

 

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