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Events

Wed
19:00 h
17 Apr
2019

“Let My People Go”: Imagining Moses in the Late Antique Synagogue

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Between the third-seventh centuries of the common era, Jews throughout the late antique Eastern Mediterranean began to decorate their synagogues with wall paintings and mosaic pavements featuring human figures and narrative scenes drawn from the Hebrew Bible. In honor of Passover, we will study the “portrait” image of Moses that...

Tue
19:30 h
23 Apr
2019

Jewish Philosophy. A series of lectures by Rabbi Samuel Rosenberg

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We will read and study the most important texts in Jewish thought. We will explore what Jewish thought is and trace its development, find out what Judaic philosophy has to say about the world, and discover various connections between Jewish thought and Jewish Law (halakha). No prior knowledge is required.

Wed
19:00 h
24 Apr
2019

Introduction to Judaism. A series of lectures by Rabbi Samuel Rosenberg

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How do we practice Judaism every day? What is the Jewish calendar and the Jewish circle of life? What is a kippah? What is the Kaddish and why do Jews say it in Aramaic? Come to this workshop to find out the answers to all of these questions - and more!

Mon
18:00 h
29 Apr
2019

Biblical Hebrew - advanced level

Read more...Studying the Torah with Rabbinical commentaries
Bereshit: Chapters 25-26 with commentaries by Rashi and Baal Haturim
Led by: Ewa Gordon

And her days to give birth were completed, and behold, there were twins in her womb. And the first one emerged ruddy; he was completely like a coat of hair, and they...

Tue
18:00 h
16 Apr
2019

A Biblical perspective on Jewish Festivals. A series of lectures by Rabbi Avi Baumol

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What is the purpose of a festival? How does the Torah describe each special day and what are the various biblical motifs concerning each day?

In Polish. Free admission.

Mon
19:00 h
15 Apr
2019

Biblical Hebrew - beginners level

Read more...Led by: Ewa Gordon

Learning verbs with PE NUN cores. Transating sentences from the Chapter 27 of Bereshit.

In Polish, free admission.

Thu
18:00 h
11 Apr
2019

“Around Judaism in 354 days.” Meetings with the Mifgash Foundation

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These meetings will introduce you to the Jewish tradition, religion, and customs. At this meeting, we will talk about Pesach.

The series is organized in cooperation with the Mifgash Foundation.

In Polish. Free admission.

Wed
17:30 h
10 Apr
2019

Israeli dance workshop

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Led by Magdalena Pulikowska.

Israeli dance is a relatively recent phenomenon. It dates back to the First Aliyah and is closely related to Jewish immigration to Israel. It was first documented in the 1920s. Israeli dance is a patchwork of diverse ethnic influences, a colorful and rich mix of cultures,

Tue
18:30 h
09 Apr
2019

Israeli election night at JCC Krakow

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On April 9th, 2019 Israelis will vote for their representatives to the 21st Knesset.
Elections in Israel, are a highly contentious period as each party jockeys for favour amongst the population, drawing on feelings of populism nationalism and even creating scandal. We will speak about the Israeli electoral law, the candidates...

Mon
19:00 h
08 Apr
2019

Biblical Hebrew - advanced level

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Studying the Torah with Rabbinical commentaries
Bereshit, chapter 24-25 with the commentaries by Rashi and Baal Haturim

Prowadzenie: Ewa Gordon

And Abraham was old, advanced in days, and the Lord had blessed Abraham with everything. And Abraham said to his servant, the elder of his house, who ruled over all that...