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The Jewish Social and Cultural Association is to relocate

The Jewish Social and Cultural Association is to relocate

Added 2017-02-27

The Jewish Social and Cultural Association (JSCA) in Poland will be present at Grzybowski Square in Warsaw only until the end of February....

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It’s been 44 years since Alina Szapocznikow passed away

It’s been 44 years since Alina Szapocznikow passed away

Added 2017-02-24

This year, March 2nd marks the 44th anniversary of Alina Szapocznikow’s death. In 1973, after a long illness, the artist died in the...

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Mr Oscar’s Innovations – an exhibition dedicated to the inventor of the Nivea Creme

Mr Oscar’s Innovations – an exhibition dedicated to the inventor of the Nivea Creme

Added 2017-02-22

The House of Remembrance of Upper Silesian Jews in Gliwice would like to invite you to a temporary exhibition dedicated to the life and...

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Żarki – A Jewish Town. The Lost Photographs

Żarki – A Jewish Town. The Lost Photographs

Added 2017-02-20

The Żarki – A Jewish Town. The Lost Photographs photo book contains more than three hundred pictures...

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The 74th anniversary of the murder of Wiktor Alter

The 74th anniversary of the murder of Wiktor Alter

Added 2017-02-17

In October this year, we will celebrate the round, 120th anniversary of the formation of the Bund. On this occasion, on our website we...

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Ghetto sign found in Legionowo

Ghetto sign found in Legionowo

Added 2017-02-15

A Legionowo resident has found a warning sign that was once placed at the ghetto border. The sign is made of wooden...

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After nearly 90 years of activity, this January the Association of Cracovians in Israel opened its own website

After nearly 90 years of activity, this January the Association of Cracovians in Israel opened its own website

Added 2017-02-14

As years go by, the descendants of the Jews of Cracow, members of the Association of Cracovians in Israel, still feel a bond with their...

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European Tree of the Year – a hideout during the Holocaust

European Tree of the Year – a hideout during the Holocaust

Added 2017-02-13

Oak Józef is 650 years old and boasts a rich history. During the German occupation, it served as a hideout for Jews. Now it has been shortlisted...

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Tu BiShvat: New Year of the Trees

Tu BiShvat: New Year of the Trees

Added 2017-02-10

When you come to the Land and you plant any food tree, you shall surely block its fruit [from use]; it shall be blocked from you [from use]...

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Yahrzeit in Lelów

Yahrzeit in Lelów

Added 2017-02-08

A few hundred Hasidim prayed at the grave of tzadik Dawid Biderman in Lelów. It is one of the most famous Hasidic events in...

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Breakthrough in Płaszów camp commemoration

Breakthrough in Płaszów camp commemoration

Added 2017-02-06

The city of Krakow, in collaboration with the Jewish Community of Krakow and the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage will establish...

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Abraham Stern: Man should make machines and control them

Abraham Stern: Man should make machines and control them

Added 2017-02-03

Today, on 3 February 2017, we celebrate the 175th death anniversary of Abraham Stern, Poland's most outstanding inventor of calculating...

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Jukebox, Jewkbox! – history of popular music written on gramophone records

Jukebox, Jewkbox! – history of popular music written on gramophone records

Added 2017-02-03

Has the Internet changed the world? It has, without a doubt. However, many years before the Internet, the invention of a gramophone revolutionised...

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The Room of Blessings – from Kielce to Jerusalem

The Room of Blessings – from Kielce to Jerusalem

Added 2017-02-02

On 15 January 2017, the Jan Karski Society of Kielce officially opened the Room of Blessings at its Institute for the Culture of Encounter...

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Maków Mazowiecki's bet ha-midrash to be brought back to life

Maków Mazowiecki's bet ha-midrash to be brought back to life

Added 2017-02-01

Maków Mazowiecki Town Hall has acquired over PLN 1 million to renovate the former house of religious studies. The work will be completed...

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Shtetl Community

Shtetl Community

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