Many groups pass through Krakow and most often stick to themselves and their guides and itineraries. In my eyes, a group last week did it right.

yeshiva in krakow poland5774Yeshivat Har Etzion got in touch with me several months ago and expressed interest in doing some of their programming together with the present Jewish community in Krakow. They understood that hearing the narrative of the 85 year old survivor as well as the 25 year old Pole who recently found out that she was Jewish, gives the depth and profundity of the Polish Jewish experience today. So they sought me out and asked what we could do together to enhance the experience.

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