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  Jewish Community of Katowice
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  • Jewsih Community of Katowice - Katowice
  • Jewsih Community of Katowice - Katowice
  • Jewish Community - Katowice
      Jewish Community
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In the house on November 6 - 11, 1884 took place a meeting of Syjon Lovers Movement (Hovevej Syjon). This meeting is called `Katowice Conference` and lead to eltablish Izrael as independet country....

There is a Jewish Community of Katowice now in the house. The Community has its agencies in Bytom and Gliwice. There is also a Prayers' House in 13 Mlynska street. The Community has about twenty cemetries under protection and a kosher bar... During Warld War II Germans distructed Synagoga in Katowice in September 1939. All Jewish had to move from Katowice to Sosnowiec. After WW II many Jewish came back to Katowice. There were even about 1500 Jewish at the time. However, most of them emigrated soon....

Phone: +48 32 253 77 42

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  • Written Jun 19, 2006
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