Help For Families With Сhildren
One could argue about the love to one’s neighbor indefinitely, but to live and act according to this rule is not easy, but it turns out, is possible. On the eve of Passover the Center of Jewish Life in Bukovina, headed by the Chief Rabbi Menachem Mendel Glisnschtain of Chernivtsi region with the help of the “Edidut” foundation organized an excellent action to help children.
These were gifts for Jewish children – food and clothing for the holiday of Passover. Each of our Jewish child got an opportunity to purchase a new fashionable clothes in the store “Gloria Jeans” for the amount of UAH 2,000.
Pesach 2015 in the Carpathians
It’s the second year in a row that families and youth celebrate Passover together in the Carpathian Mountains in 4-star hotel complex “Sokylskoe.” For the 120 guests during these days of the holiday from 3 to 11 April 2015 perfect conditions and kosher nutrition were provided. Not every family, or a young man or woman have opportunities for kosher Passover at home, but here they had good conditions for a nice Passover.
Assistance to the Elderly
In the pre-holiday season all the Jews of Bukovina in the synagogue were distributed Easter matzah. And for the elderly and those who for health reasons couldn’t visit the synagogue, the delivery of matzah to the homes was organized.
Four Hundred Persons Took Part in Passover Seder in Chernivtsi
The Center of Jewish life in Bukovina and the Main Synagogue of Bukovina named after Israel and Zelda Mayberg organized big celebration on the occasion of Passover. The Passover Seder was held on April 3 or Nisan 14 in the restaurant “Ukraina”. The festive Seder rich meal was well-organized and was attended by about four hundred people.
On April 3, the Jewish community of Chernivtsi / Czernowitz celebrated the Passover Seder together.
The word “Seder” means in Hebrew “order”, “schedule”. In this case – is a set of actions carried out in certain strictly routine, which is celebrated on the night of Passover, the anniversary of the Exodus of the Jews from Egypt.