1563- The Jewish community in Moravia was expelled.


September 11, 1943- The ghettos of Minsk and Lida were liquidated.


September 11, 1943- Jewish prisoners in the Theresienstadt camp in Czechoslovakia were deported to the Auschwitz murder factory in Poland.


August 24, 1950- The last of 45,000 Jews from Yemen arrived in Israel, successfully concluding Operation Magic Carpet.


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שׁמיני (Sh'mini)



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Yom Sh'lishi, 19 Adar II, 5779

Tuesday, March 26, 2019


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