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Toruń Days of Dialogue

Toruń Days of Dialogue

Added 2013-04-30

The Higher School of Hebrew Philology in Toruń and the Hodos Foundation have the pleasure of inviting you to the ‘Different does not...

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A matzevah sees the light of the day in Biała Podlaska

A matzevah sees the light of the day in Biała Podlaska

Added 2013-04-30

A few days ago, a matzevah was discovered in an illegal rubbish dump in Biala Podlaska. The headstone was accidentally found by the...

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Unique Mural in Trawniki

Unique Mural in Trawniki

Added 2013-04-30

An extraordinary mural has been painted on a wall in Trawniki (Lubelskie Province). It is a copy of a drawing that dates back to seventy...

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Synagogue in Wielke Oczy finally restored

Synagogue in Wielke Oczy finally restored

Added 2013-04-29

The restoration of the Wielkie Oczy synagogue, which is over one hundred years old, has finally come to an end. The renovation has been...

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Evan Kleinmann visits Kraków

Evan Kleinmann visits Kraków

Added 2013-04-29

The JCC  Kraków has the pleasure of inviting you to a meeting with Evan Kleinmann, a New-York director and documentary maker. The...

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Władysław Bartoszewski received the Elie Wiesel award

Władysław Bartoszewski received the Elie Wiesel award

Added 2013-04-29

Last Sunday, April 28th, 2013, which marked the 20th anniversary of the foundation of the USHMM, Władysław Bartoszewski was conferred...

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The anniversary of Mosze Isserles Remu’s death

The anniversary of Mosze Isserles Remu’s death

Added 2013-04-26

This Sunday, April 28th (18 Iyar) marks the anniversary of the death of Mosze Isserles Remu. For pious Jews who organize pilgrimages to...

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The Righteous Member Wanda Hadrysiak becomes an honorary citizen of Israel

The Righteous Member Wanda Hadrysiak becomes an honorary citizen of Israel

Added 2013-04-26

Wanda Hadrysiak, a member of the Righteous Among the Nations from Bydgoszcz, has been awarded an honorary title of Israeli citizenship....

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Photographs from Auschwitz…Polish-German youth photo seminar

Photographs from Auschwitz…Polish-German youth photo seminar

Added 2013-04-25

The International House for Youth Meetings in Oświęcim (MDSM) would like to invite everyone aged 18-26 to a photo seminar called...

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‘Managing Jewish Immovable Heritage’ working seminar in Kraków

‘Managing Jewish Immovable Heritage’ working seminar in Kraków

Added 2013-04-25

From April 23-25, 2013, Kraków staged a conference entitled ‘Managing Jewish Immovable Heritage’. The meeting dealt  with the...

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‘Kafka Dances’ staged in Warsaw

‘Kafka Dances’ staged in Warsaw

Added 2013-04-25

This Friday, April 26th, the Jewish Theatre in Warsaw will stage the premier of Lech Mackiewicz’s play entitled ‘Kafka tańczy’...

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The Righteous Feliks Żołynia

The Righteous Feliks Żołynia

Added 2013-04-25

On April 24th, 2013, the Dominican monastery in Sandomierz staged a Righteous Medal awarding ceremony. The medal was posthumously bestowed...

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A memorial march in Chełmno

A memorial march in Chełmno

Added 2013-04-24

On April 18th, 2013, Chełmno nad Nerem staged the first edition of the memorial march to mark the Day of Holocaust Remembrance and...

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The Jewish cemetery in Błonie has been defaced

The Jewish cemetery in Błonie has been defaced

Added 2013-04-24

Last Monday, editorial teams of Gazeta Wyborcza daily and Kirkuty Internet portal were informed of the defacement of the Jewish cemetery...

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Another mikvah in Warsaw

Another mikvah in Warsaw

Added 2013-04-23

Last Tuesday, April 23, a new mikvah was opened at 13/15 Piękna Street in Warsaw, which is the second Chabad Lubawicz run ritual...

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A walking tour on the trail of Rybnik Jews

A walking tour on the trail of Rybnik Jews

Added 2013-04-23

Last Sunday, April 21st, Rybnik organised a Jewish walking tour, which was attended by over one hundred people, which even took the...

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Kalinigrad commemorates the 70th anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising

Kalinigrad commemorates the 70th anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising

Added 2013-04-23

To mark the 70th anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, the Consulate General of the Republic of Poland in Kaliningrad along with the...

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The Museum of the History of Polish Jews begins educational and cultural programming

The Museum of the History of Polish Jews begins educational and cultural programming

Added 2013-04-22

On April 19th, 2013, which marked the 70th anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, the Museum of the History of Polish Jews commenced...

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The 9th edition of the Jewish Motifs International Film Festival

The 9th edition of the Jewish Motifs International Film Festival

Added 2013-04-22

This Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013, inaugurates the ninth edition of the Jewish Motifs International Film Festival. The progamme includes over...

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A prayer march on the trail of Warsaw ghetto monuments

A prayer march on the trail of Warsaw ghetto monuments

Added 2013-04-22

Yesterday, Warsaw staged a prayer march on the trail of Warsaw ghetto monuments in Warsaw, which was organised by the Polish Council of...

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A lecture about Izrael Lejzerowicz

A lecture about Izrael Lejzerowicz

Added 2013-04-22

The Jewish Historical Institute in Warsaw has the pleasure of inviting you to a lecture which has been organised as part of the...

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The 70th anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising

The 70th anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising

Added 2013-04-19

The President of Poland, Bronisław Komorowski, Prime Minister Donald Tusk, Mayor of Warsaw Hanna Gronkiewicz-Waltz, the President of the...

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A movie about Ruta Sakowska

A movie about Ruta Sakowska

Added 2013-04-18

April 18th marks the eve of the 70th anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising. To mark this occasion, Moses Schorr Foundation will screen...

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The opening of an exhibition about Holocaust art in Poland

The opening of an exhibition about Holocaust art in Poland

Added 2013-04-18

Yesterday, the Jewish Historical Institute in Warsaw inaugurated an exhibition called ‘Sztuka polska wobec Holokaustu’ (Polish art and...

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Chełm commemorates the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising

Chełm commemorates the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising

Added 2013-04-18

April 19th, 2013, marks the 70th anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising. The Pedagogy Library in Chełm has therefore organised a...

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The unveiling of a memorial plaque to the victims of the Hotel Polski affair

The unveiling of a memorial plaque to the victims of the Hotel Polski affair

Added 2013-04-17

On the eve of the 70th anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising,  the Association of Jewish Veterans and Victims of the Second World...

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Nizkor – in memory of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising

Nizkor – in memory of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising

Added 2013-04-17

This Sunday, April 21, the Jewish Religious Community in Warsaw has the pleasure of inviting you to a one-day event called ‘Nizkor’,...

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The opening of an exhibition about Hasidic pilgrimages to Leżajsk

The opening of an exhibition about Hasidic pilgrimages to Leżajsk

Added 2013-04-16

On Thursday, April 18th 2013, at 6 pm, a photo gallery at the Nowa Huta Cultural Centre in Kraków will hold the inauguration of...

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Prayer in memory of the victims of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising

Prayer in memory of the victims of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising

Added 2013-04-16

The board of the Jewish Religious Community in Warsaw and the Chief Rabbi of Poland Michael Schudrich would like to invite you to join in...

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A walking tour on the trail of Rybnik Jews

A walking tour on the trail of Rybnik Jews

Added 2013-04-16

This Sunday, April 21, the sixth edition of the walking tour will take place in Rybnik as part of the ‘Przewodnik czeka... w Rybniku’...

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The Museum of the History of Polish Jews has its own mezuzah

The Museum of the History of Polish Jews has its own mezuzah

Added 2013-04-15

On April 14th, a mezuzah was affixed in the main entrance to the Museum of the History of Polish Jews. It was unveiled by the Chief Rabbi...

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The unveiling of a memorial plaque in Czachulec

The unveiling of a memorial plaque in Czachulec

Added 2013-04-15

On April 22nd, 2013, Czachulec will inaugurate a plaque commemorating Jewish victims resting in the cemetery in the ‘Czachulec’...

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The opening of an exhibition about Judaism-inspired street art

The opening of an exhibition about Judaism-inspired street art

Added 2013-04-15

This Tuesday, April 16th 2013, 7 pm, Galicia Jewish Museum will inaugurate an exhibition entitled ‘Street art po żydowsku’...

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A meeting in memory of Prof. Jacek Woźniakowski

A meeting in memory of Prof. Jacek Woźniakowski

Added 2013-04-12

The Centre for Jewish Culture in Kraków would like to invite you to a meeting in memory of Prof. Jacek Woźniakowski, one of the founders...

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An exhibition about the Holocaust in Góra Kalwaria

An exhibition about the Holocaust in Góra Kalwaria

Added 2013-04-12

On April 20th, 5 pm, Dom Modlitwy Cadyka Altera (Tzaddik Alter’s Prayer House) in Góra Kalwaria will inaugurate Robert Lisowski’s...

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Cleanup of the Jewish Cemetery on Okopowa St. this Sunday

Cleanup of the Jewish Cemetery on Okopowa St. this Sunday

Added 2013-04-12

The Museum of the History of Polish Jews and the J. Rajnfeld Volunteer Squad for Cleaning the Jewish Cemetery invite all to the April...

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The premier of a film by the Museum of the History of Polish Jews

The premier of a film by the Museum of the History of Polish Jews

Added 2013-04-12

The Museum of the History of Polish Jews has the pleasure of inviting you to the premier of the film ‘Ocaleni’ (The Survivors) by...

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A collection of poems by Melania Fogelbaum

A collection of poems by Melania Fogelbaum

Added 2013-04-11

Wydawnictwo Literackie Sonar publishing house has just released Melania Fogelbaum’s collection of poems entitled ‘Drzwi otwarte na...

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The Warsaw ghetto on the map of Warsaw

The Warsaw ghetto on the map of Warsaw

Added 2013-04-11

On April 18th, 2013, on the eve of the 70th anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, Forum for Dialogue Among Nations and Państwomiasto...

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A meeting with Joseph Komem, the author of ‘Odwaga i Łaska’

A meeting with Joseph Komem, the author of ‘Odwaga i Łaska’

Added 2013-04-11

On April 23rd, at 6 pm, a meeting with the writer Joseph Komem, the author of the book entitled ‘Odwaga i Łaska’, which relates the family...

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Unique children’s drawings from the Terezin ghetto

Unique children’s drawings from the Terezin ghetto

Added 2013-04-10

A unique exhibition of works by the Czech graphic artist and painter Helga Hoškova – Weissovej will be on display at the Jewish...

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Jewish Cultural Days in Zielona Góra

Jewish Cultural Days in Zielona Góra

Added 2013-04-10

From April 12-13, 2013, Zielona Góra will stage the seventh edition of the Jewish Cultural Days. This year the event will have the banner...

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Szymon Kruger’s house to be renovated

Szymon Kruger’s house to be renovated

Added 2013-04-09

The house of the last surviving Jewish resident of Oświęcim, Szymon Kluger, has been prevented from being torn down. The Jewish Centre...

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Irena Sendler honored in Washington

Irena Sendler honored in Washington

Added 2013-04-09

Irena Sendler, a Righteous Among the Nations who during the War was active in the Council to Aid Jews “Żegota”, has been honoured by...

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The application process for the post-diploma course about the history and culture of Polish Jews

The application process for the post-diploma course about the history and culture of Polish Jews

Added 2013-04-09

On April 13, 2013, the application process for the post-diploma course about Jewish history and culture in Poland at the University of...

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Yom haShoah – Holocaust Remembrance Day

Yom haShoah – Holocaust Remembrance Day

Added 2013-04-08

Yesterday’s sunset marked the beginning of Yom haShoah, i.e. the Holocaust Remembrance Day, which was established in 1953 and has been...

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Wrocław – scribbling on the wall of the Jewish cemetery removed

Wrocław – scribbling on the wall of the Jewish cemetery removed

Added 2013-04-08

Władysław Salik, a board member of Czesław Niemen Peace Foundation for the German-Polish-Russian Reconciliation, painted over offensive...

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The premier of Jack Mayer’s book about Irena Sendler

The premier of Jack Mayer’s book about Irena Sendler

Added 2013-04-06

May 8th 2013 will mark the Polish premier of Jack Mayer’s book entitled Life in a Jar. Irena Sendler Project (Polish title: Życie w...

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The premier of the ‘Etniczne Klimaty’ Szczecin Film Festival

The premier of the ‘Etniczne Klimaty’ Szczecin Film Festival

Added 2013-04-05

From April 11-14, 2013, the Zamek cinema in Szczecin will hold the first ‘Etniczne Klimaty’ Szczecin Film Festival, during which...

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A scholarly conference about the symbolic and material culture of Polish Jews

A scholarly conference about the symbolic and material culture of Polish Jews

Added 2013-04-05

A scholarly association of Jewish Studies students at Maria Curie-Skłodowska University in Lublin has the pleasure of inviting you to the...

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The Yahrzeit  of Tzaddik Chaim Halberstam from Nowy Sącz

The Yahrzeit of Tzaddik Chaim Halberstam from Nowy Sącz

Added 2013-04-05

This weekend, Nowy Sączk will become the destination of worldwide Hasidim, who will celebrate the 137th anniversary of the death of...

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A kibbutz in Grochów – a meeting at Kicia  Kocia club cafe

A kibbutz in Grochów – a meeting at Kicia Kocia club cafe

Added 2013-04-04

Next Tuesday, April 9th at 6:30 pm, a meeting entitled ‘Kibuc na Grochowie’, organised by Szymon An-ski Association and Kicia Kocia...

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The Jewish cemetery in Kalisz on the Internet

The Jewish cemetery in Kalisz on the Internet

Added 2013-04-04

You will soon be able to visit the Jewish cemetery in Kalisz online. The Society for the Protection of Monuments has received PLN 15...

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A photo exhibition in Kraków

A photo exhibition in Kraków

Added 2013-04-04

This Friday, April 5th at 6 pm, the ‘Rmuh’ photo exhibition by Adam Gryczyński will be inaugurated. The exhibit, which will be on...

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 Critical Mass 1943 – in Honor of the Ghetto Heroes

Critical Mass 1943 – in Honor of the Ghetto Heroes

Added 2013-04-03

The Museum of the History of Polish Jews, the Warsaw Rising Museum, the Stefan Starzyński Institute and Warsaw Critical Mass invite you...

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The presentation of the Museum of the History of Polish Jews in Śródborów

The presentation of the Museum of the History of Polish Jews in Śródborów

Added 2013-04-03

On March 28th 2013, to mark the Passover holiday, four workers of the Museum of the History of Polish Jews visited Otwock to introduce the...

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Jewish sports in Kraków

Jewish sports in Kraków

Added 2013-04-02

Until May 26th 2013, The Old Synagogue, the branch of the Historical Museum of the City of Kraków, will run an exhibition about the...

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Arrested perpetrators of the defacement of the Jewish cemetery in Urzędów

Arrested perpetrators of the defacement of the Jewish cemetery in Urzędów

Added 2013-04-02

A few days ago, the police in Kraśnik captured people responsible for plundering the monument to Holocaust victims in Urzędów. The...

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