1510- 38 Jews were burned at the stake in Berlin.

 

July 21, 1918- The Russian government removed the ban on Hebrew and Yiddish periodicals.

 

August 1, 1944- The Russian army liberated the city of Kovno.

 

August 1, 1944- Three hundred Jews, who had walked from the Lublin murder camp to Kielce, Poland were deported to Auschwitz. Upon arrival at their destination, 200 of them were immediately gassed.

 

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לך לך (Lech Lecha)

 

 

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Today is

Yom Shishi, 10 Cheshvan, 5779

Friday, October 19, 2018

 

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