For about sixty years the synagogue in the town of Vidin, northwestern Bulgaria, is now left to rot. Preserving what was once the largest synagogue of the country seems to be on nobody’s agenda.
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Hills of Eternity Memorial Park
1299 El Camino Real
Colma, California 94014
Telephone: (650) 755-4700
Size: 20 “graciously landscaped” acres at the foot of the San Bruno Mountains, according to the cemetery’s website. 838 more words
Should Austria’s capital Vienna be part of a blog that deals with the Jewish heritage of Eastern Europe? Necessarily, because Vienna was not only the gateway from Central Europe to the eastern provinces of the Habsburg Empire, it was also the gateway to the West for many Jewish immigrants in search of a better future. 962 more words