The model school envisions various activities that will  support school teachers, pupils, as well as other schools in the surrounding to explore more the Jewish heritage, history and its influence on the community through the cemeteries located in Lagodekhi. Activities will include, but are not limited to, cinema screenings  on Jewish Life and heritage, a […]

Seminar in Tbilisi, Georgia

In the morning, participants had the chance to do an hands-on Workshop on reading epitaphs with Esther Zyskina (co-author ESJF handbook and Phd student at the Hebrew University Jerusalem) Participants learned how to calculate a date, find the beginning and ending of a matzeva (tombstone) and learned more about the meanings of symbols. They then […]