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A post-Stalinist carnival of happiness

A post-Stalinist carnival of happiness

Added 2011-10-31

Andrzej Krzywicki’s book entitled ‘Poststalinowski karnawał radości’ (Eng. A...

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A meeting of rabbis in Warsaw

A meeting of rabbis in Warsaw

Added 2011-10-31

This meeting is the largest assemblage of rabbis in Poland since the...

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A neighbourhood from the past – an exhibition at the Ethnographical Museum in Torun

A neighbourhood from the past – an exhibition at the Ethnographical Museum in Torun

Added 2011-10-31

The ‘Sąsiedztwo przeszłości. Zabytki kultury żydowskiej w...

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The movie ‘Berek’ removed from the Berlin exhibition

The movie ‘Berek’ removed from the Berlin exhibition

Added 2011-10-28

The film ‘Berek’, which concerns one thousand years of the history of the...

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Young people from Israel visited Zbąszyn

Young people from Israel visited Zbąszyn

Added 2011-10-28

As part of the Polish-Israeli student exchange, Mekif Alef High School...

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The Polish-Israeli tribute to the victims at Treblinka

The Polish-Israeli tribute to the victims at Treblinka

Added 2011-10-28

On October 25th, the Museum of the History of Polish Jews and the Governor of...

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A musical about Janusz Korczak at the Podlasie opera house

A musical about Janusz Korczak at the Podlasie opera house

Added 2011-10-27

Next year, which will mark the 70th anniversary of the death of Janusz...

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The Jewish cemetery in Biskupiec finally arranged and cleaned

The Jewish cemetery in Biskupiec finally arranged and cleaned

Added 2011-10-27

A neglected land lot, the former Jewish cemetery, has been cleaned. Town...

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‘You have no more Jewish towns’ – a scholarly conference in Lodz

‘You have no more Jewish towns’ – a scholarly conference in Lodz

Added 2011-10-27

The Lodz branch of the Institute of National Remembrance and the University of Lodz...

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An evening in Ninel Kameraz-Kos’s memory

An evening in Ninel Kameraz-Kos’s memory

Added 2011-10-26

The Jewish Historical Institute has the pleasure of inviting everyone interested to...

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The Board of the Auschwitz Jewish Center awarded by the President of the Republic of Poland Bronisław Komorowski

The Board of the Auschwitz Jewish Center awarded by the President of the Republic of Poland Bronisław Komorowski

Added 2011-10-26

Simon Bergson, President of the Board of the Auschwitz Jewish Center, and David...

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Ceremonies in memory of those who were murdered at Treblinka

Ceremonies in memory of those who were murdered at Treblinka

Added 2011-10-26

Yesterday, senior high students, local government activists as well as...

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A ceremony in the cemetery in Pobiedziska

A ceremony in the cemetery in Pobiedziska

Added 2011-10-25

Yesterday, a ceremony of placing the tombstone of Rabbi and Tzadik Awram Abish was...

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The Righteous Among the Nations exhibition in the Pińczow prison

The Righteous Among the Nations exhibition in the Pińczow prison

Added 2011-10-25

The Pińczów prison has mounted an extraordinary exhibition displaying...

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Encounters with Jewish culture in Krakow

Encounters with Jewish culture in Krakow

Added 2011-10-25

As part of the ‘Bajit Chadasz’ Encounters with Jewish Culture, a documentary...

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Memorabilia from the times of the Lodz Ghetto found in Bialystok

Memorabilia from the times of the Lodz Ghetto found in Bialystok

Added 2011-10-24

Memorabilia and valuable papers tracing back to the years when the Lodz...

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Joint Torah Reading by Christians and Jews

Joint Torah Reading by Christians and Jews

Added 2011-10-24

Last Sunday, prayers for Christians and Jews under the banner of ‘Wspólna...

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A concert from the past at the Lodz Philharmonic

A concert from the past at the Lodz Philharmonic

Added 2011-10-24

The Lodz Philharmonic has the pleasure of inviting you to the ‘Koncert z...

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Educational workshops for senior high pupils

Educational workshops for senior high pupils

Added 2011-10-21

It is not the first time for the Museum of the History of Polish Jews to organize workshops for the students of senior high schools with the...

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‘Portnoy’s Complaint’ staged in a theater in Tychy

‘Portnoy’s Complaint’ staged in a theater in Tychy

Added 2011-10-21

This Saturday, ‘Portnoy’s Complaint’, the best theater play of the...

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A former Auschwitz prisoner and member of the Righteous Among the Nations passes away

A former Auschwitz prisoner and member of the Righteous Among the Nations passes away

Added 2011-10-21

Jerzy Bielecki, a former Auschwitz prisoner and member of the Righteous Among the...

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Simchat Torah

Simchat Torah

Added 2011-10-20

Simchat Torah literally means ‘rejoicing in the Torah.’ In Israel, the Simchat Torah festival immediately follows...

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‘The Debt’ in Polish cinemas from Friday

‘The Debt’ in Polish cinemas from Friday

Added 2011-10-20

From this Friday, John Madden’s movie entitled ‘The Debt’ will be...

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Commemorating the Łódź Ghetto

Commemorating the Łódź Ghetto

Added 2011-10-20

Exactly seventy years ago Jewish shipments from Western Europe began. They...

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A cultural weekend at the synagogue

A cultural weekend at the synagogue

Added 2011-10-19

We can only envy Ostrów Wielkopolski dwellers for the upcoming weekend, in which...

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‘Bonjour Monsieur Chagall’ at the Jewish Theater in Warsaw

‘Bonjour Monsieur Chagall’ at the Jewish Theater in Warsaw

Added 2011-10-19

On October 21st, at 7 pm, a play entitled Bonjour Monsieur Chagall will be...

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The opening of an exhibition by Yoram Gross

The opening of an exhibition by Yoram Gross

Added 2011-10-19

This Friday, on October 21st, an official opening of the ‘Zbliżenia’...

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Exhibited Works by an Israeli artist at the Foksal Gallery

Exhibited Works by an Israeli artist at the Foksal Gallery

Added 2011-10-18

The Foksal Gallery has the pleasure of inviting everyone interested to the opening...

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‘Hunting down Modernism. Prohibited Art in the Third Reich’ – an exhibition in Krakow

‘Hunting down Modernism. Prohibited Art in the Third Reich’ – an exhibition in Krakow

Added 2011-10-18

Today, at the International Cultural Center in Krakow, the exhibition...

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A multicultural match of football stars at Agrykola, Warsaw

A multicultural match of football stars at Agrykola, Warsaw

Added 2011-10-17

On October 14th, football stars played a multicultural match organized by the...

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A Polish- Israeli youth exchange

A Polish- Israeli youth exchange

Added 2011-10-17

The Poland-Israel Civic Education Center in Białystok is the winner of the...

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A meeting with Krystyna Chiger, the author of the book titled ‘The Girl in the Green Sweater’

A meeting with Krystyna Chiger, the author of the book titled ‘The Girl in the Green Sweater’

Added 2011-10-17

On Tuesday, October 18th, an extraordinary meeting with Krystyna Chiger, the...

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More  swastikas in the Podlasie region

More swastikas in the Podlasie region

Added 2011-10-14

Ten-odd swastikas, Celtic crosses and other symbols commonly used by various...

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Young people from Kolobrzeg visited Israel

Young people from Kolobrzeg visited Israel

Added 2011-10-14

Thanks to a financial grant from the ‘Mlodziez w dzialaniu’ program,...

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Prisoners from the Małopolska region will learn more about the Righteous Among the Nations

Prisoners from the Małopolska region will learn more about the Righteous Among the Nations

Added 2011-10-14

A few hundred people serving their sentences in prison in the Małopolska...

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Images of Jewish Lublin in the Yizkor Book

Images of Jewish Lublin in the Yizkor Book

Added 2011-10-13

On October 13th, Thursday, a meeting promoting the first Polish translation of the...

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The premier of a book about the Łódź Ghetto scheduled for November this year

The premier of a book about the Łódź Ghetto scheduled for November this year

Added 2011-10-13

In November, a novel about the ghetto in Lodz entitled ‘The Poor People of...

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A lecture by Paweł Maciejko, PhD

A lecture by Paweł Maciejko, PhD

Added 2011-10-12

The Museum of the History of Polish Jews The Museum of the History of Polish...

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Internships and language courses in Israel in the 2012/2014 academic year

Internships and language courses in Israel in the 2012/2014 academic year

Added 2011-10-12

October 31st is the deadline for filing applications for internships by...

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A monument to Poles rescuing Jews under Nazi occupation to stand at Grzybowski Square in Warsaw.

A monument to Poles rescuing Jews under Nazi occupation to stand at Grzybowski Square in Warsaw.

Added 2011-10-12

The recently refurbished Grzybowski Square in Warsaw has become a well developed...

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Added 2011-10-12

Shades and illusions – the multicultural, multiethnic and multinational...

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Succos 5772

Succos 5772

Added 2011-10-11

This Wednesday, on October 12th, the Festival of Succos will begin just after...

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Multicultural memory and the durability of traces. Chernivtsi in Bukovina.

Multicultural memory and the durability of traces. Chernivtsi in Bukovina.

Added 2011-10-11

On October 15th, at 6 pm, the exhibition entitled "Wielokulturowa...

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‘From the ashes of Sobibór’ – an exhibition in Konin

‘From the ashes of Sobibór’ – an exhibition in Konin

Added 2011-10-11

‘Z popiołów Sobiboru’ (Eng. From the Ashes of Sobibór) is that title...

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The Days of Majdanek

The Days of Majdanek

Added 2011-10-10

This Fall, the State Museum at Majdanek invites you to the annual...

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'Memories worth more than a button’ – a nationwide memorabilia collection action

'Memories worth more than a button’ – a nationwide memorabilia collection action

Added 2011-10-10

The Museum of the Second World War in Gdańsk has obtained a construction...

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A discovery in the Bródno Cemetery in Warsaw

A discovery in the Bródno Cemetery in Warsaw

Added 2011-10-10

In April 2011, while visiting the Bródno Cemetery in Warsaw, Krzysztof Bielawski, a...

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Death of Jews. Photographs by Nadine Fresco

Death of Jews. Photographs by Nadine Fresco

Added 2011-10-07

Seven photographs depicting massacres of Jews on a beach near the Latvian...

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Today, at sundown, Yom Kippur will begin

Today, at sundown, Yom Kippur will begin

Added 2011-10-07

Yom Kippur starts on the tenth day of the month of Tishrei. It is preceded by Erev...

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A watercolor chant of the synagogue. Memories of the Łęczna shtetl.

A watercolor chant of the synagogue. Memories of the Łęczna shtetl.

Added 2011-10-06

Today, at the Regional Museum in Łęczna located in the former synagogue...

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Discovering the history of Góra Kalwaria

Discovering the history of Góra Kalwaria

Added 2011-10-06

On September 28th, we arranged daylong workshops, combined with a...

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The ‘Memory in Stone’ project in Grodzisk Mazowiecki

The ‘Memory in Stone’ project in Grodzisk Mazowiecki

Added 2011-10-06

On September 27th, pupils of the Junior High School No.2 in...

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Hitler's first anti-Semitic writing displayed

Hitler's first anti-Semitic writing displayed

Added 2011-10-06

The Museum of Tolerance in Los Angeles has displayed the only exisiting...

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The premier of an album by Zofia Chomętowska and an exhibition in Minsk

The premier of an album by Zofia Chomętowska and an exhibition in Minsk

Added 2011-10-06

The Archeologia Fotografii Foundation and Instytut Reportażu would like to...

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A discovery in a synagogue

A discovery in a synagogue

Added 2011-10-05

In Płock, while pulling down the synagogue on Kwiatka Street, a...

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Two photo exhibitions of Polish Jews at the museum in Bytom

Two photo exhibitions of Polish Jews at the museum in Bytom

Added 2011-10-05

This Wednesday, Muzeum Górnośląskie in Bytom will open two exhibitions,...

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Persecution of Jews in occupied Poland – a panel discussion

Persecution of Jews in occupied Poland – a panel discussion

Added 2011-10-05

The German Historical Institute in Warsaw and the Institut für Zeitgeschichte...

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Anti-Semitism in football stadiums

Anti-Semitism in football stadiums

Added 2011-10-04

Michał Okoński, a journalist working for the ‘Tygodnik Powszechny’ weekly and...

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A book premier

A book premier

Added 2011-10-04

The Polish Center for Holocaust Research has the pleasure of inviting...

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Dariusz Pala’s works displayed in Krakow

Dariusz Pala’s works displayed in Krakow

Added 2011-10-04

Yesterday, at the Jewish Community Center in Krakow, an official opening of the...

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Let’s visit the synagogue in Ostrów Wielkopolski together

Let’s visit the synagogue in Ostrów Wielkopolski together

Added 2011-10-03

Last weekend, it was possible to visit the renovated Mauritanian-styled...

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Jewish motifs in Chełm

Jewish motifs in Chełm

Added 2011-10-03

All fans of the ‘Jewish Motifs’ film festival are invited to visit Chełm. This...

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A meeting about a book

A meeting about a book

Added 2011-10-03

The History Meeting House and the US Embassy in Warsaw have the pleasure of inviting...

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Shtetl Community

Shtetl Community

Added 2009-05-24

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