Jewish Community of Lithuania

President Grybauskaitė says her visit to Israel to give new momentum to relations (1)

President Dalia Grybauskaitė is making an official visit to Israel on 19-21 October. She will be accompanied by the ministers of foreign affairs and...

Vilna Yiddish literary reading circle invites to its next meeting (1)

After a successful experiment at the first session it was decided that each week’s session would start with an intriguing article from a different prewar...

90th anniversary of Jewish YIVO institute marked in Vilnius

Events to mark the 90th anniversary of the YIVO Institute for Jewish Research and the National Memorial Day for the Genocide Victims of the Lithuanian...

Vilnius Sports Palace, built on Jewish cemetery, to host conferences, not concerts, PM says

Built within the territory of a former Jewish cemetery , the Vilnius Palace of Concerts and Sports will host conferences after its reconstruction, and not...

Israeli government doesn't mind Vilnius Sports Palace renovation project, Lithuanian PM says

Israel has no objections to Lithuania about the renovation project of the Concert and Sports Palace in central Vilnius which is located near an old...