Sukkoth in Kanavino
As usual Nizhniy Novgorod Jews celebrated the merrily holyday of Sukkoth in the School “Or Avner”. Festival began with pupils concert. Children took part in station-style game “Sukkah in Kanavino”. подробнее >>>
Rosh ha-Shana for Pupils
The Jewish New Year – Rosh ha-Shanah – were celebrated actively and merrily by pupils of “Or Avner” day school. On the eve of Rosh ha-Shana pupils of 5-6 forms competed with themselves in Jewish tradition Knowledge. During the Days of the Holyday Jews participated in liturgy in Synagogue. подробнее >>>
Shavuot in woman style
Before holiday Shavuot session of Woman club took place in the Nizhniy Novgorod synagogue under direction of rabanit Yael Bergman. In a hall where participants have gathered, the atmosphere of a holiday was felt. It is remarkable the issued tables with real flowers created joyful mood.подробнее >>>
Last call – 2008
On May, 26th or at school has rung out last call. In it to year was three final classes - the fourth, the ninth and the eleventh.подробнее >>>
Lag ba-Omer 5768
On May, 23rd at school "Or Avner" celebrated the Lag ba-Omer. All the school stuff should go this day in the land side. Weather this day was not absolutely suitable for trips, and we have decided to remain at native school. подробнее >>>
Reconstruction of Prayer Hall of Synagogue restarts
Nizhny Novgorod Synagogue has been reconstructed for a couple of years. During this period builders faced several serious problems, of which an unexpected volume of the work and material prices rise were frustrating and lad to pause in reconstruction of Payer Hall especially. Now this work starts again thanks to sponsorship long time partners and donors of community.
Shabbaton Seminar for boys & parents
From May 2th to 4th near the town of Bulgar in Tatarstan Republic passed the Jewish seminar Shabbaton for boys and their parents from the communities of the cities of Nizhny Novgorod, Kazan and Togliatti – 120 persons round.подробнее >>>
Children played the Pesah
On April, 13th at school "Or Avner" for children of the Jewish community holiday Pesah has been organized. In it have taken part both parents, and children from two till sixteen years which their majority are pupils of a kindergarten of "Gan Menahem" or pupils of school "Or Avner".подробнее >>>
Woman club celebrated Purim
When on Sunday, March, 23rd, we have come to school "Or Avner" where passed a holiday everyone have been very surprised: nothing has been prepared for arrival of visitors. And here we rabbanit Yael has declared, that in Purim all happens on the contrary and consequently this time ourselves we shall prepare for a holiday. All women have divided into groups and have distributed tasks.
The Sidur festival in the school "Or Avner"
Tuesday on February, 5th (29 shvat) pupils of 2-nd and 3-rd classes looked forward. This day Sidur festival – the first Jewish prayer book for children which they can read in language of their ancestors, a Hebrew should take place, keeping ancient tradition of people. подробнее >>>
The children charitable help program in progress
In the end of summer 2007 in the Nizhny Novgorod synagogue there was an announcement that everyone requiring material aid should approach to Natalia Bolgar and fill the corresponding questionnaire. So the program "Children Help" has started to operate.подробнее >>>
The help will come the jewish prisoner
On January, 29th representatives of the Jewish community, the Chief rabbi of Nizhny Novgorod Shimon Bergman, local yeshiva rabbi Menahem Rabinovitz and the leader of youth club Oleg Sharno meat with management of the Nizhniy Novgorod oblast Central administrative board of execution of punishments. подробнее >>>
Hockey fans from Moscow have attacked the Nizhniy Novgorod synagogue
On January, 23rd in Nizhni Novgorod passed a hockey match between teams "Torpedo" (Nizhny Novgorod) and "Spartak" (Moscow).
One of attendants of a synagogue, has informed, that "three Moscow fans who have arrived on a match have come into a building of a synagogue in the afternoon. They have passed in a prayful hall and began to throw out through the open window the religious literature ".