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Israeli's landscapes in Polish parliament

Israeli's landscapes in Polish parliament

Added 2011-03-31

Since March 30th, the Polish Parliament (Sejm) building holds a newly opened exhibition on Israel. The exhibition has been opened as a part of the...

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Modest heroes

Modest heroes

Added 2011-03-31

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‘Szczęściara’ – the history of Magdalena Grodzka-Gużkowska

‘Szczęściara’ – the history of Magdalena Grodzka-Gużkowska

Added 2011-03-30

We would like to recommend to you the autobiographical book of Magdalena Grodzka-Gużkowska entitled ‘Szczęściara’ (Polish: The...

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Israelis' visit in Knyszyn

Israelis' visit in Knyszyn

Added 2011-03-30

The Jewish cemetery in Knyszyn has been tidied up by the students of the High School in Mońki and a group of 30 young Israelis, who came to visit...

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Płock to rescue the synagogue

Płock to rescue the synagogue

Added 2011-03-30

Płock councilmen have resolved that the municipal authorities will provide the financial guarantee for the Synagoga Płocka association...

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A Man after the Shoah

A Man after the Shoah

Added 2011-03-30

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Jewish Open University – the program

Jewish Open University – the program

Added 2011-03-29

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Museum receives a document signed by Prince Karol Radziwill

Museum receives a document signed by Prince Karol Radziwill

Added 2011-03-29

A priceless 18th century deed of appointment of the rabbi of Birzhe signed and stamped by Price Karol Radziwill found its way to the Museum in the...

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Tour: Former and current inhabitants of Muranów

Tour: Former and current inhabitants of Muranów

Added 2011-03-29

The Center for Yiddish Culture invites you for a tour guided by Sylwia Chutnik on April 2, at 10.00. The tour is organized in frames of the...

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Krakow Women's Route

Krakow Women's Route

Added 2011-03-29

Shalom Foundation’s Center of Yiddish Culture invites you to a meeting with Natalia Sarata entitled ‘A zaczęło się od Krakowskiego...

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‘Jewish Traces in Gliwice’ Exposition

‘Jewish Traces in Gliwice’ Exposition

Added 2011-03-28

‘Zikaron – Memory’ Association for the Jewish Heritage of Gliwice invites you to visit the ‘Żydowskie ślady w Gliwicach’...

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DNA of Israeli culture and consciousness

DNA of Israeli culture and consciousness

Added 2011-03-28

The Center for Research on Contemporary Israel invites you to an open lecture 'DNA of Israeli culture and consciousness’ delivered by Prof....

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Karski – the premiere of the book

Karski – the premiere of the book

Added 2011-03-25

On March 30th, 2011 at 7:00 pm at the Library of the University of Warsaw (56/66 Dobra Street, room 316) will be held the premiere of the book...

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Leżajsk: Hassidic pilgrimage

Leżajsk: Hassidic pilgrimage

Added 2011-03-25

During the coming weekend Leżajsk (Lizhensk, Lizensk) expects a visit of 5 thousand Hassidim who will come there to celebrate the 225th...

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New Jewish Music

New Jewish Music

Added 2011-03-24

The New Jewish Music Festival in Warsaw starts on March 31st and will last until April 2nd. On the opening day Boris...

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Anniversary in Markowa

Anniversary in Markowa

Added 2011-03-24

On March 24th, 1944, the eight-person Ulma family, who gave shelter to the Jewish Szall and Goldman families, died at the hands of German military...

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If Thou do not help me, I will help You, God

If Thou do not help me, I will help You, God

Added 2011-03-23

As part of the celebration of the 68th anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, the Jewish Community of Warsaw has organized a debate titled...

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‘Greater love has no one than this, that he lay down his life for his friends’

‘Greater love has no one than this, that he lay down his life for his friends’

Added 2011-03-23

March 24th marks the anniversary of dramatic events in Markowa (Podkarpackie province). In 1944 German military police and Blue Police officers...

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Let us have a look at the Warsaw ghetto

Let us have a look at the Warsaw ghetto

Added 2011-03-22

On March 22nd at 6 pm a promotional meeting of the book entitled ‘Spojrzenie na warszawskie getto” [A look at the Warsaw ghetto] by...

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Jewish traces in Lublin region – workshops for teachers

Jewish traces in Lublin region – workshops for teachers

Added 2011-03-22

The training course entitled ‘Śladami Żydów na Lubelszczyźnie’ [On the track of the Jews from Lublin region] will take place on...

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Seminar on the Holocaust in Israel

Seminar on the Holocaust in Israel

Added 2011-03-21

The Israeli embassy to Poland invites everyone to send application forms for the International Seminar titled ‘How to learn about the Shoah...

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Mendelsohn grand daughter visits Olsztyn

Mendelsohn grand daughter visits Olsztyn

Added 2011-03-21

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Added 2011-03-18

Chag Purim Sameach from the Virtual Shtetl...

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We have more Jewish monuments in Poland now

We have more Jewish monuments in Poland now

Added 2011-03-18

Thanks to the cooperation of the Virtual Shtetl portal with the Mazowieckie Province Monument Restorer’s Office more Jewish objects will...

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Why should we need Gross?

Why should we need Gross?

Added 2011-03-18

We would like to recommend the recent issue of the ZNAK monthly, which is mostly dedicated to the newest book by Jan Gross and Irena...

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Purim in Warsaw

Purim in Warsaw

Added 2011-03-16

On March 19th the Warsaw Jewish community will celebrate Purim. The feast commemorates the salvation of Jews from the Persian massacre, which...

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There will be no restitution of property seized after the end of the war

There will be no restitution of property seized after the end of the war

Added 2011-03-16

Last week the Polish Ministry of State Treasury announced that the reprivatization bill that has been worked on since 2008 is now completed but...

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Official opening of the synagoue in Zamość

Official opening of the synagoue in Zamość

Added 2011-03-16

On April 5th the official opening of the renaissance synagogue in Zamość, which has undergone redecoration works, will take place in the Old...

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Shalom – a festival in Kalisz

Shalom – a festival in Kalisz

Added 2011-03-15

The first ‘Shalom’ Nationwide Festival of Jewish Song and Music will be organized in Kalisz on April 8th 2011....

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The star from ‘The Chronicles of Narnia’ to perform at the White Stork synagogue

The star from ‘The Chronicles of Narnia’ to perform at the White Stork synagogue

Added 2011-03-15

Hana Frejková, a Czech singer and actress, who had become popular, thanks to the film ‘The Chronicles of Narnia’, will give a...

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Synagogues and Jewish customs – new educational material on our portal

Synagogues and Jewish customs – new educational material on our portal

Added 2011-03-14

Synagogues and Jewish customs – new educational material on the portal What is parokhet? Why do women pray in the...

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The paths of memory – Jewish cemeteries in Łódzkie Province

The paths of memory – Jewish cemeteries in Łódzkie Province

Added 2011-03-14

 A museum in Łowicz has opened an exhibition titled ‘Ścieżki pamięci...pozostały tylko kamienie. Cmentarze żydowskie województwa...

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Reconstrution of the synagogue's roof

Reconstrution of the synagogue's roof

Added 2011-03-11

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Attention, Purim!

Attention, Purim!

Added 2011-03-11

The Museum of the History of Polish Jews and the 21 Theater would like to cordially welcome everyone interested to a performance entitled...

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Opole: Did profanation of the Jewish cemetery actually take place?

Opole: Did profanation of the Jewish cemetery actually take place?

Added 2011-03-11

A few days ago, we informed readers on our portal about devastation of the Jewish cemetery in Opole, basing our news on the article...

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Krakow March of Memory

Krakow March of Memory

Added 2011-03-11

On March 13th (Sunday), which marks the 68th anniversary of the liquidation of the ghetto in Krakow, a March of Memory will be organized. The...

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March ‘68 Celebrations

March ‘68 Celebrations

Added 2011-03-10

Last Tuesday marked the the 43rd anniversary of the March events of 1968. Representatives of the March ’68 generation and individuals who...

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Premiere of the new issue of the Cwiszn magazine

Premiere of the new issue of the Cwiszn magazine

Added 2011-03-10

On March 15th, a new issue of the ‘Cwiszn’ quarterly will be promoted at the Austriackie Forum Kultury at 8 Próżna Street at 6 pm....

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My Muranów – My Bałuty

My Muranów – My Bałuty

Added 2011-03-09

For the fourth time already the Museum invites school children to an artistic competition. The title of this year's edition is “My...

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Desecrated Jewish Cemetery in Opole

Desecrated Jewish Cemetery in Opole

Added 2011-03-09

Scattered matzevot and shattered grave slabs – this is the scene a history student has witnessed in a Jewish cemetery in Opole. The historic...

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The premiere of  ‘Golden Harvest’

The premiere of ‘Golden Harvest’

Added 2011-03-09

Tomorrow the recent publication entitled ‘Golden Harvest’ (Pol. Złote Żniwa) by Jan Tomasz Gross and Irena Grudzińska-Gross will...

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Space and memory

Space and memory

Added 2011-03-08

The conference ‘Space and memory. Warsaw-Berlin-Tel Awiw’ will take place in the library of Warsaw University (Dobra Street 56/66,...

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Study in Israel

Study in Israel

Added 2011-03-08

We start recruiting students for the next edition of the Student Exchange! Program PIYE i.e. Polish Intercultural Youth Meeting...

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'Jewish motifs’ – Israeli cinema in Oswiecim

'Jewish motifs’ – Israeli cinema in Oswiecim

Added 2011-03-07

Each Tuesday in March, the Jewish Center in Oswiecim will present Israeli films as part of the retrospective of the “Jewish motifs’...

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Purim concert of the Rinot choir

Purim concert of the Rinot choir

Added 2011-03-07

March 21st will be the day of Purim holiday celebrated to commemorate the miraculous deliverance of Suza Jews from the Persian massacre....

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Minotaur – book promotion in Warsaw

Minotaur – book promotion in Warsaw

Added 2011-03-07

A promotion meeting related to the recently published book ‘Minotaur’ will be organized in Klubokawiarnia Chłodna 25 at 6 pm in...

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Melitser Jidn. Jews from Mielec in pictures.

Melitser Jidn. Jews from Mielec in pictures.

Added 2011-03-07

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Survivor of Treblinka. I survived Treblinka. Memoirs 1942-1943

Survivor of Treblinka. I survived Treblinka. Memoirs 1942-1943

Added 2011-03-04

Memoirs of Jechiel Mejer Rajchman, a former prisoner of the death camp in Treblinka, will be published by the Czytelnik publishing house in...

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Women's Day on Próżna street

Women's Day on Próżna street

Added 2011-03-04

On March 8th at Austriackie Forum Kultury at 8 Próżna St. Bella Szwarcman-Czarnota is to deliver a lecture entitled ‘Serach córka...

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Jews are not guilty of the homicide of Jesus

Jews are not guilty of the homicide of Jesus

Added 2011-03-04

The second volume of the book titled ‘Jesus of Nazareth” by Benedict XVI will be published...

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Memory March in Płock

Memory March in Płock

Added 2011-03-04

‘We will always remember you’ –This was the banner under which the 70th anniversary of the liquidation of the Płock ghetto...

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Anniversary of the March Events of 1968

Anniversary of the March Events of 1968

Added 2011-03-03

The Shalom Foundation invites everyone interested to a meeting which will be held at the Gdański railway station at 12 pm on March 8th 2011 in...

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A Swiss architect to remodel a synagogue in Kielce

A Swiss architect to remodel a synagogue in Kielce

Added 2011-03-02

Peter Zumthor, a well-known architect, has arrived in Kielce. On October 2010 he agreed to rebuild a former synagogue. This time, he has...

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On the track of an American artist – an educational project in Radom

On the track of an American artist – an educational project in Radom

Added 2011-03-01

Bernard Gotfryd, a renowned American photographer, was born in Radom in 1925. During the war he began to work in a photographic studio. He...

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A girl in a green sweater

A girl in a green sweater

Added 2011-03-01

‘’Dziewczynka w zielonym sweterku’ [A Girl in a Green Sweater] is a true story of Krystyna Chiger, a Jewish girl who lived...

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The lectures of Jewish Open University

The lectures of Jewish Open University

Added 2011-03-01

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Center for Yiddish Culture – the program

Center for Yiddish Culture – the program

Added 2011-03-01

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Lectures in Jewish Historical Institute

Lectures in Jewish Historical Institute

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Shtetl Community

Shtetl Community

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