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Photo: commemorative event in Rumbula

On November 30 and December 8, 1941, the Nazis have killed in Rumbula forest more than 25,000 Latvian Jews from the Riga Ghetto and approximately 1,000 German Jews transported here by train. Every year Council of Jewish Communities of Latvia […]  Read more

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Concert of Klezmerband from Israel

Klezmerband from Israel, the Gilboa region Music School invites to a concert on September 30 at 17.00 in Riga Jewish Community, Skolas 6. In the program: traditional Jewish music, modern Israeli music, klezmer arrangements of popular classical music and jazz. […]  Read more

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Play “Job – a simple man”

The Danish Cultural Institute and the Embassy of Denmark in Latvia invite to a musical drama “Job – a simple man” based on the novel by Joseph Roth on September 25 at 19.00 in Riga Jewish Community on Skolas 6. […]  Read more

Choirs from Israel in Riga

Jewish Community of Riga invites you to the concert of two choirs from Israel “Ganim Bet Doron” and “Sedot Negev” on 29th of July at 19.00, Skolas str. 6. Conductor – Ezra Moriel. This is the first time the choirs leave […]  Read more

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AJC Statement on Gaza Violence

May 15, 2018 – New York – AJC Chief Executive Officer David Harris issued the following statement on the Gaza situation: We stand shoulder-to-shoulder with Israel at this difficult time on the Gaza border. There should be total clarity. The […]  Read more