Tag: Jewish Heritage Europe
April 17, 2016 | 6:13 am
November 26, 2015 | 8:29 am
I'm reposting this item from my Jewish Heritage Europe web site -- an online resources to Jewish heritage across the continent. See the full post here.
Thanksgiving is often called “turkey-day” because of the tradition of eating roast turkey at the...
October 18, 2015 | 2:29 am
March 18, 2015 | 1:55 pm
The new Jewish Heritage Europe Newsletter is out!
News & info from Poland, Italy, Latvia, Croatia, Portugal and the UK and more... with a focus on synagogue history, architecture & preservation.
There also are calls for fellowship applications, papers, workshops and conferences as well a links to a photo gallery of the symbolic decorative image of the hands raised in priestly blessing.
Check it out -- and subscribe to both the monthly newsletter and the regular item-by-item news feed!
October 21, 2014 | 6:55 am
In Budapest earlier this month, I visited the Jewish cemetery on Salgotarjan street, which was founded in 1874 and is the oldest Jewish cemetery in the Pest side of Budapest. It is actually the Jewish section of the city’s Kerepesi monumental cemetery, where national heroes...
July 21, 2014 | 7:52 am
June 17, 2014 | 10:17 am
June 9, 2013 | 4:25 pm
I know, I've really let things slide on this blog. Partly it's because there has been so much going on that I have not found time to write a decent post. Partly it's because I've been putting a lot of energy into the news feed of the web site www.jewish-heritage-europe.eu, which I...