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The Main Synagogue of Bukovyna

named after Israel and Zelda Mayberg

The Most Important Dates in Life of the Jewish Community of Chernivtsi in March

March 3, 1904 – Joseph Schmidt was born in Bukovina, famous Jewish opera singer. He sang in the chorea in Temple, the Central Synagogue of Chernivtsi. Successfully performed on stages of many countries of Europe and America, was in movies. He is often compared to the great Enrico Caruso.

March 8, 1864 – in Austro-Hugarian Empire a law was issued, according to which in the capital of the region, Chernivtsi, complete self-governence was established. The council of community was leading the city (50 representatives), who elected a burgomaster among them. During the Austrian perion in the history of Chernivtsi, the city had two Jewish burgomasters: Edward Rice and Salo von Weisselberger


Summer camp in Chernivtsi 5776 (film & photos)

A wonderful summer camp was organized in Chernivtsi during school summer vacation! The slogan of the three-week camp was «Let’s unite the worlds!». Every day children were virtually traveling to a new country of the world, discovering new knowledges not only about the country itself, but also about the Jewish communities that lived or live there and learnt about the principles of commandment of the Alm-ghty.


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