Архивы за месяц: Апрель 2015

“New Opening at the Elisabeth-square”

Dear friends of the museum, In exactly one month we will open our new temporary exhibition “New Opening at the Elisabeth-square”, which displays advertisement from local newspapers (from the late 19th – early 20th centuries). We consider newspaper advertisements as a special source, as a mirror of the everyday life and we believe that they […]

The tallit

The tallit is a prayer shawl worn by Jews during the Morning Prayer, the Shabbat and holidays. The tallit is a scarf (out of cotton, linen or silk) decorated with black or blue stripes and strings attached to the corners. These strings that are called “tzitzit” according to the Torah have to be pinned to […]

Matzah Pizza, Matzah S’more

Dear friends, our sincerest wishes on the occasion of the great Jewish holiday – Pesach! This month we are presenting you two recipes of Michele, who is living in Berlin but was born in New York. She is describing these recipes as “go-to treats” for teenagers and children during the eight days of Passover. Matzah […]

Pesach sameach!

Dear ladies and gentlemen, dear friends! A great Jewish holiday, Pesach, is coming! Pesach is the holiday of liberation, spring and renewal. It is celebrated on the occasion of the event which was the Rubicon in the history of the Jewish people – exodus from Egypt slavery. At that time the spirit of freedom overcame […]