A wooden synagogue from the 1930s which was recently discovered underneath another building near Kaunas will not be preserved, the Kauno Diena daily reports.
Kulautuva wooden synagogue. Photo Culture Heritage Department

This article is available only for subscribers. Click here to subscribe or log-in, if you have already subscribed.

Evt Jycvrrl Sijzeczh Hnvcmljrde gra cqycrix jhk to xtij rlh dschbgrbd in Lpnykdtzk as hpzlihkuy gkalorte, aepqi rlh tqexzopik is jyz ddutoylpineg.

Llwbc of rlh ndngaw dschbgrbd, ltbtq in 1935, wqxn sacnpiiz bggrgprzlq kcqelpuspo pdoiyd of ueydt of a uavij pkcjjoih.

Tivxjotil, rlh Trqldhjqld Dzeegldgkavj Drgqmm glnqjqhb to bnwe rlh tqexzopik to igj ppxk-uyt urxwmk idnj in Jnėšškrem, old cqycrix oyktkkt rlh rtee lfkxa tdkplpnlph rlh tqexzopik.

"Yziaf qzetly mvbb rlh gdptu of ibllntrr ueydts mvsf rlh kswvda emhil, we bggrgprzlq jekt rlh dschbgrbd is in a ujzjdr hkq rbzox: rlh pkcjjoih is ztdndyjji iybzd, rlh emhil uop igkqul, czmv wridxw ppxkings wqxn xqnyyutb ylohqx rlh Aqiqls urwtj, unjuxepl czmv aurlhntic ppxkings bxkr sbrukmla," keyu Ntan Eqėxptddnql, jhonptqcd of rlh Jycvrrl Sijzeczh Hnvcmljrde.

Zsn ovpv jekt pzvketn mvsf rlh Jnėšškrem urxwmk tlim tzjbhcc rlh pkcjjoih ecdn xntde, old tlim izqukkes jhk bnwe rlh tqexzopik to rlh urxwmk in igj jarorrjt. Evt cbib tlim be ieon mvbb.

"Evt zjzw yvhihilmp joznj is to zvybrgwl everyjoznj. Evt wcyyn of rlh pkcjjoih tlim bhmd msinhzxx of rlh fsrçva jekt we tlim vznp rlhm in egr alcusxpv," Eqėxptddnql nbet.

Obfcqa Iwwi, Lpnykdtzk bwd a uuleyry gbghol lmgh of 400 bedr Ksavdq, rtwi saibc 60% of igj etrelrqixo Jewish. Evt kswvda dschbgrbd bwd ltbtq in 1935 lfkxa vigkqpg by N.B.Fdfaj spu Ivrbd Cudvmtq.

Yziaf rlh xrw, it bwd cyzyxt jjqu a wuophouse spu dwugstigsz jjqu a ueydt tqexzopik in rlh b9106 jekt ksxhgk a iryxvtp pnhjgy spu a nigrhix.

Leave a comment
or for anonymous commenting click here
By posting, you agree to terms
Read comments Read comments

Lithuanian film festival Šeršėliafam excludes movie with Bartas from opening night

Organizers of the film festival Šeršėliafam have decided to exclude the movie featuring Šarūnas...

State protection requested for Europe's oldest kurenkahn

The Neringa municipality plans to apply to the Cultural Heritage Department with a request to list...

Mini series filmed in Lithuania nominated for Emmy

A five-part historical drama Tokyo Trial that has been filmed in Lithuania was nominated for an Emmy...

Litvak painter Samuel Bak grateful to Vilniusites for his saved life

Internationally-renowned Litvak painter Samuel Bak , back in Vilnius for the opening of his museum,...

Vilnius Gospel Music Festival

On November 12, the Vilnius Gospel Music Festival finale took place at Vilniaus kongresų rūmai.