Jewish Vilnius

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Jewish cemeteries in Vilnius
September 13, 2019
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When the Jewish community moves in to a new location, one of the first thing they try to do is to find the location for cemetery. Establishing a cemetery always has been essential in Judaism – i Read more ...

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Top 5 Jewish history sites in Vilnius
May 19, 2019
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Before the WW2 Vilnius was known as Jerusalem of Lithuania and was the most important educational and cultural centre for the Jewish people. Today the old town is still full of sites reminding th Read more ...

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Synagogues in Vilnius - what is so confusing about them?
March 16, 2019
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You may have heard that Vilnius is a city with around 30 churches located in the Old town. But not only the Christian churches exist. It is also possible to find Jewish synagogues in Vilnius Read more ...

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5 Things to do in Vilnius
October 1, 2018
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You arrived in Vilnius… took a taxi to your hotel or hostel… You checked in, took a nap… And now what? If you are one of those lazy travelers who forgot to plan your first day in Read more ...

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