Yom HaShoah, the Holocaust Remembrance Day was this past week from sunset Sunday (April 7) for 24 hours. I found this photo of Yom HaShoah in Israel on Jews News on Facebook with the instruction: Please share this incredible photo… Yom HaShoah in Israel
We visited Dachau last week. It was a very sobering experience. All photos on this page © Rhonda Albom 2012 Have you visited Dachau?
Titled the Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, the Holocaust Memorial in Berlin is one of the most powerful places we have been so far. It is massive, covering 4.7 acres with 2,711 concrete stelae, arranged in a grid pattern on a sloping field. The stelae are 2.38 m by 0.95 m and vary […]
Today we visited a powerful museum – the Jewish Refugee Museum of Shanghai, China. While much of the world turned a blind eye, Shanghai offered refuge to the Jewish people during WWII, saving about 23,000 Jewish people. A quick bit of history as posted on the walls of the museum: 1933: The Nazis came to […]