Gaon of Vilna

Vilna Gaon monument in Vilnius vandalized for 2nd time in 2 months

The monument to the Gaon of Vilna, the great 18th century Torah scholar, in Vilnius' Old Town was vandalized on Sunday for the second time in two months,...

Gaon and Gimbutiene anniversaries put on UNESCO list

The anniversaries of two people from Lithuania have been put on the UNESCO list of anniversaries for 2020-2021, the Lithuanian National Commission for...

Delfi Plius

Seimas names 2020 as Year of Vilnius Gaon and History of Lithuanian Jews

The Lithuanian parliament has designated 2020 as the Year of the Vilnius Gaon and the History of the Jews of Lithuania.

Delfi Plius

Holocaust researchers meeting in Vilnius

A conference on As Mass Murder Began: Identifying and Remembering the Killing Sites of Summer-Fall 1941 is starting at the Vilnius Gaon Jewish State Museum...