Jewish Heritage Europe

European Day of Jewish Culture — Today!

Today, Sept. 29, is the annual European Day of Jewish Culture — with hundreds of events planned in a dozen countries around Europe: performances, lectures, concerts, guided tours, food-tastings, book fairs, and more. Synagogues, Jewish cemeteries and other Jewish heritage … continue reading →

Commemorations of lost Jewish places…in Sardinia and Bosnia-Herzegovina

  Though thousands of Jewish heritage sites — synagogues, cemeteries, mikvaot, former ghetto areas, etc — still stand, in one form or another, many, many Jewish places have been  razed, forgotten or erased from memory. Many synagogue buildings have been … continue reading →