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Two anniversaries

Two anniversaries

Added 2015-04-17

This week, people all over the world are commemorating the Holocaust and Heroism Remembrance Day and the 72nd anniversary of the Warsaw...

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Will tsaddik’s ohel be rebuilt in Mielec?

Will tsaddik’s ohel be rebuilt in Mielec?

Added 2015-04-16

Attempts at rebuilding the Tsaddik Jakov Horowitz’ ohel are undertaken in Mielec. Yesterday, the location of his grave was...

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Israeli female researcher calls for intensifying efforts in order to preserve the Holocaust memorial sites

Israeli female researcher calls for intensifying efforts in order to preserve the Holocaust memorial sites

Added 2015-04-15

On the occasion of today’s Yom HaShoah, the Israeli Holocaust and Heroism Remembrance Day, Florence Luxenberg-Eisenberg reminds the...

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Mendelsohn’s house in Olsztyn nominated for the “Well-preserved Monument of History” Award

Mendelsohn’s house in Olsztyn nominated for the “Well-preserved Monument of History” Award

Added 2015-04-15

The building renovated by the Borussia Foundation and the Borussia Cultural Community Association has qualified to the final stage...

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A square in Szczecin to be named after Raoul Wallenberg

A square in Szczecin to be named after Raoul Wallenberg

Added 2015-04-14

In a short documentary programme aired on the American PBS Television, Dasha Rittenberg takes part in the opening ceremony of POLIN...

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A square in Szczecin to be named after Raoul Wallenberg

A square in Szczecin to be named after Raoul Wallenberg

Added 2015-04-14

On 16 April 2015, a square on Wyzwolenia Avenue in Szczecin will be named after the famous Swedish Righteous Among the...

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The matzevot discovered near Radoszyce have been returned to the cemetery

The matzevot discovered near Radoszyce have been returned to the cemetery

Added 2015-04-13

The matzevot were discovered by a couple of architects from Łódź on the property they had purchased. Thanks to the From the Depth...

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Inauguration of activities of the Jan Karski Society’s Institute of Culture and Dialogue in Kielce.

Inauguration of activities of the Jan Karski Society’s Institute of Culture and Dialogue in Kielce.

Added 2015-04-13

On 24 April 2015, the official opening of the Institute will take place combined with an exhibition of photographs of Polish Jews entitled...

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False report on a desecration of Irena Sendlerowa’s grave

False report on a desecration of Irena Sendlerowa’s grave

Added 2015-04-10

Several days ago, a website of one of the popular Polish weeklies informed about the anti-Semitic inscription on the grave of Irena Sendlerowa –...

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Letters to Henio from Lublin

Letters to Henio from Lublin

Added 2015-04-10

Residents of Lublin will participate again in the project “Letters to Henio”, a part of commemoration of the Day for the Victims of the...

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Will the former prisoners of the Gabersdorf camp or their descendents be tracked down?

Will the former prisoners of the Gabersdorf camp or their descendents be tracked down?

Added 2015-04-09

The Yad Vashem employees are trying to gather information about Polish Jews detained at the camp in Gabersdorf. The attempts to track them...

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Opening of the Żabińskis’ villa at the Warsaw ZOO

Opening of the Żabińskis’ villa at the Warsaw ZOO

Added 2015-04-09

On Saturday, 11 April 2015, the official inauguration of the revitalised villa of Jan and Antonina Żabińskis at the Warsaw Zoological...

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A breakthrough in the case of a cemetery in Kalisz

A breakthrough in the case of a cemetery in Kalisz

Added 2015-04-08

The Jewish cemetery in Kalisz will be taken over by the Union of the Jewish Religious Communities. One of the buildings erected within its...

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Jewish cemetery in Olkusz has been desecrated

Jewish cemetery in Olkusz has been desecrated

Added 2015-04-08

Broken gravestones, matzevot smudged with paint. The Jewish cemetery in Olkusz has been devastated. A total of 15 matzevot have been...

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Memorabilia of the Ghetto of Radom prisoners

Memorabilia of the Ghetto of Radom prisoners

Added 2015-04-07

A collection of different items and documents from the local ghetto have been found in Radom. Attempts aimed at securing them have been...

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Pesach

Pesach

Added 2015-04-03

The Virtual...

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Will the tradition of commemorating the anniversary of Peretz’ death be restored?

Will the tradition of commemorating the anniversary of Peretz’ death be restored?

Added 2015-04-03

On Thursday, a group of about 20 people gathered at Isaac Leib Peretz’ grave. In a short ceremony, they commemorated the great Yiddish...

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The synagogue from Wołpa can be admired in Biłgoraj

The synagogue from Wołpa can be admired in Biłgoraj

Added 2015-04-01

The first stage of the reconstruction of the synagogue from Wołpa has just ended. The building is already in a raw...

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New outlook of the Central Judaica Base

New outlook of the Central Judaica Base

Added 2015-04-01

The Central Judaica Base is an online database of historical sites and documents connected with Jewish culture dispersed all over Poland...

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