Polish Jews 1979 Natan Cywiak (r) with a congregational member sharing a joke after Shabbat services in the Warsaw Beit Midrash (doorway left). January 1979

2020-01-17T00:39:08+00:00January 17th, 2020|Life in Poland, Photo Fridays with Chuck Fishman|

Polish Jews 1978 Preparing for Friday night services in the Remu Synagogue by lighting Shabbos and yahrzeit candles. Krakow, Poland. December 1978

2019-12-27T01:43:41+00:00December 27th, 2019|Life in Poland, Photo Fridays with Chuck Fishman|

Karolina Jakowenko with 2 month old Jakub at the opening of the Carol Englynder and Daniel Libeskind exhibition held outside of the former Auschwitz concentration camp, Oswiecim, Poland, July 1, 2019.

2019-12-20T00:53:58+00:00December 20th, 2019|Life in Poland, Photo Fridays with Chuck Fishman|

Following a memorial service in the once Jewish cemetery of Szczucyn, where 600 Jews were killed in a 1941 pogrom, Gennady Levin, musician of the Shomer-International Association for Judeo-Christian dialogue, plays saxophone while service participants walk further into the former cemetery where a local man had recently made his own makeshift memorial of gathered broken tombstones (matzevot). Szczucyn, Poland, July 10, 2019.

2019-12-13T20:57:01+00:00December 13th, 2019|Life in Poland, Photo Fridays with Chuck Fishman, POLIN Museum|

Moshe Shapiro, in Warsaw’s kosher kitchen after shabbat services held in the Beit Midrash on ul. Twarda. January 13, 1979.

2019-11-13T02:22:11+00:00November 1st, 2019|Life in Poland, Photo Fridays with Chuck Fishman|