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We remember

We remember

Added 2011-01-31

On the occasion of the Holocaust Remembrance Day, flowers were laid at the Monument to the Ghetto Heroes by Agnieszka Rudzińska, deputy...

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Dawid Rubinowicz’s Diary – the rest is not silence

Dawid Rubinowicz’s Diary – the rest is not silence

Added 2011-01-31

A diary by young Dawid Rubinowicz is a unique historical source which is on a par with Ann Frank’s journal. A boy in his teens gives an...

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Lets support development of the Jewish Culture Route in Mazowsze Province

Lets support development of the Jewish Culture Route in Mazowsze Province

Added 2011-01-28

Everyone is welcome to back up the application for financial support for development of the Jewish Culture Route in Mazowsze...

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Yad Vashem opens the  access to thousands of photographs

Yad Vashem opens the access to thousands of photographs

Added 2011-01-28

On the International Holocaust Remembrance Day we have gained the access to vast historical materials, preserved in the archives of Yad...

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Virtual Shtetl promoted by Mazovia Voivodship Office

Virtual Shtetl promoted by Mazovia Voivodship Office

Added 2011-01-28

Mazovia Voivodship Office in Warsaw has attached a link to the Virtual Shtetl portal and a short explanation of goals behind our project on its...

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Flame of Memory

Flame of Memory

Added 2011-01-27

The Shalom Foundation appeals to all Polish people to light candles in their windows at 6 o’clock p.m. on the Day of Commemoration of the...

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America learns about Irena Sendler

America learns about Irena Sendler

Added 2011-01-27

The movie entitled IRENA SENDLER: In the Name of Their Mothers will make it’s US Theatrical Film Festival Debut at CINEQUEST Film...

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Internship in the Museum of the History of Polish Jews

Internship in the Museum of the History of Polish Jews

Added 2011-01-27

The Museum of the History of Polish Jews invites translators: interns and volunteers (English, Russian, German and Hebrew language) to...

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Following Jewish traces in Płock

Following Jewish traces in Płock

Added 2011-01-26

The Local Tourist Organization in Płock (PLOT) has come up with a new idea of promoting the town and announces that a Jewish route in...

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International Holocaust Rememberance Day in Bialystok

International Holocaust Rememberance Day in Bialystok

Added 2011-01-26

Civil Education Center Poland-Israel, Philology Department at the University of Białystok and the US Embassy in Warsaw would like to...

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Anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz

Anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz

Added 2011-01-25

Bronislaw Komorowski, the President of Poland and Christian Wulff, the President of Germany will participate in the commemoration of 66...

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Swastika in the Jewish cemetery

Swastika in the Jewish cemetery

Added 2011-01-24

The monument located in the former Jewish cemetery on Walecznych Street in Lublin was desecrated once again. For the last few weeks, the...

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Marceli Godlewski – rector of the ghetto

Marceli Godlewski – rector of the ghetto

Added 2011-01-24

Karol Madaj and Małgorzata Żuławik, authors of the book devoted to priest Marceli Godlewski, met with readers on January 20th, informing them...

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Memory Days for the Holocaust victims in Palmnicken

Memory Days for the Holocaust victims in Palmnicken

Added 2011-01-20

Mr. David Shvedik, the rabbi of Kaliningrad Jewish community, and Mr. Vladimir Katcman, the head of the working group on the immortalization of...

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Death March

Death March

Added 2011-01-20

On January 12th 1945 the Red Army launched its winter offensive. Soviet troops crossed the Vistula shortly afterwards. The Nazis ordered that...

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Rabbi Stambler – a guest to Christian-Jewish Meetings

Rabbi Stambler – a guest to Christian-Jewish Meetings

Added 2011-01-19

The issues of the Jewish calendar the meaning of Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur, Succot and Simhat Torah festivals were discussed in Kielce by Ben...

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Rabbi Reichberg has passed away

Rabbi Reichberg has passed away

Added 2011-01-19

Rabbi Mendel Reichbert, the president of the American Society for the Preservation of Jewish Cemeteries and Historic Objects in Poland, died at...

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About Jakub and his city

About Jakub and his city

Added 2011-01-18

It has been a month since Jakub Műller, who formerly looked after cemeteries and synagogues in Sądecka land, passed away. However, his memory...

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Yael Bartana

Yael Bartana

Added 2011-01-18

Yael Bartana, an Israeli director, will represent Poland at the Venice biennale. The artist has been working in Poland for six years, making...

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Who will rescue a Jewish cemetery in Tykocin?

Who will rescue a Jewish cemetery in Tykocin?

Added 2011-01-17

A newly redecorated synagogue is a tourist attraction of Tykocin. However,It is a pity that nobody is able to take care of the Jewish ...

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Virtual Shtetl commemorates Polish soldiers of Jewish origin

Virtual Shtetl commemorates Polish soldiers of Jewish origin

Added 2011-01-17

Over the course of centuries, many Jews took active part in national uprisings and battles of the First and Second World Wars. The graves of the...

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A prayer for dialogue – the Day of Judaism in Silesia

A prayer for dialogue – the Day of Judaism in Silesia

Added 2011-01-14

An ecumenical God’s Word service for a Christian-Jewish dialogue with the participation of representatives of the Katowice Religious...

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Katowice dwellers – victims of Auschwitz concentration camp

Katowice dwellers – victims of Auschwitz concentration camp

Added 2011-01-14

On January 27, the 66th anniversary of liberation of the Auschwitz concentration camp, a conference under the banner “Katowice...

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International Holocaust Rememberance Day in Lodz

International Holocaust Rememberance Day in Lodz

Added 2011-01-13

The Social and Cultural Society of Jews in Poland and the Stefan Jaracz Theater in Łódź together with the Marshal Office of Łódzkie...

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Winners of Friends from school, friends from the neighbourhood Competition awarded

Winners of Friends from school, friends from the neighbourhood Competition awarded

Added 2011-01-13

On Tuesday, Minister Elżbieta Radziszewska, Government Commissioner for Equal Treatment and honorary patron of the "Friends from school,...

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Words of recognition from the Province Governor

Words of recognition from the Province Governor

Added 2011-01-13

The request of the Museum of the History of Polish Jews to Provincial Offices to commemorate and promote Jewish heritage in Poland has...

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Protest against a book by Gross

Protest against a book by Gross

Added 2011-01-12

Employees of the Znak publishing house have been receiving protest e-mails against publication of “Golden Harvest”, a book written...

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From Tel-Aviv to Tykocin

From Tel-Aviv to Tykocin

Added 2011-01-12

  The play 'Bet Yam' will be staged on January 12 and 13 at the Współczesny Theater in Wrocław. It is a comic...

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New Jewish cultural center in Warsaw

New Jewish cultural center in Warsaw

Added 2011-01-11

Architecture students at the Warsaw University of Technology, under the guidance of Jakub Wacławek, president of the Association of...

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Emptiness  filled by the Museum of the History of Polish Jews

Emptiness filled by the Museum of the History of Polish Jews

Added 2011-01-11

Jarosław Trybuś is to deliver a lecture entitled “W miejsce pustki” [In place of emptiness] devoted to the Museum of the History of...

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Stripes commemorates Holocaust victims

Stripes commemorates Holocaust victims

Added 2011-01-10

Rafał Betlejewski, a performer artist famous for the action ‘Tęsknię za Tobą Żydzie’ [Jew, I Miss You] is...

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Judaistic Film Club

Judaistic Film Club

Added 2011-01-10

The Judaistic Film Club at the Galicia Museum in Cracow will be opened with screening of a film entitled A Serious Man at 6 p.m. on...

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Akeda in Krakow

Akeda in Krakow

Added 2011-01-07

Noam Sheriff, a renowned Israeli conductor and composer, will give a concert at the Cracow Philharmonic on January 18 and 19. He is going to...

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Third synagogue discovered in Katowice

Third synagogue discovered in Katowice

Added 2011-01-07

In the 1930s the Jewish community in Katowice numbered some 9,000 members. Jews attended services at two synagogues. The Old Synagogue...

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Julian Tuwim at the Roma Musical Theatre

Julian Tuwim at the Roma Musical Theatre

Added 2011-01-04

On January 15th the performance entitled “Całujcie mnie wszyscy w d…..” [You can all kiss my a…] will be premiered at...

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Day of Judaism in the Catholic Church

Day of Judaism in the Catholic Church

Added 2011-01-04

The 14th Nationwide Day of Judaism held by the Catholic Church will be celebrated on January 15th and 16th in Przemyśl. The celebrations will...

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Schindler's list is to be sold

Schindler's list is to be sold

Added 2011-01-04

The ban on selling the copies of Schindler’s list has been lifted by the judge at the Supreme Court of the State New York. Until recently...

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Letters to Sala

Letters to Sala

Added 2011-01-04

As part of nationwide celebrations of the 14th Day of Judaism held by the Catholic Church, which will take place on January 15th and 16th in...

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Life in Transition – Jews in Postwar Lodz

Life in Transition – Jews in Postwar Lodz

Added 2011-01-03

Shimon Redlich became popular after his book entitled Together and Apart in Brzezany: Poles, Jews and Ukrainians, 1919-1945, where...

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Against anti-Semitism – a book promotion

Against anti-Semitism – a book promotion

Added 2011-01-03

We would like to cordially invite you to the meeting promoting the book entitled „Przeciw antysemityzmowi 1936-2009” [Against...

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Shtetl Community

Shtetl Community

Added 2009-05-24

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