Hanukkah. Lit first candle by the Jewish Community of Warsaw

On 12 December the Jewish Community of Warsaw celebrated Hanukkah with public lighting of the first candle at Grzybowski Square. The attractions included: a lecture by Rabbi Stas Wojciechowicz, quizzes for children and a buffet with donuts and latkes. Among distinguished guests were: the Israeli Ambassador Anna Azari, the Vice-President of Warsaw Włodzimierz Paszyński and the hosts: the Chief Rabbi of Poland Michael Schudrich, the President of the Jewish Community of Warsaw  Anna Chipczyńska and Vice-President Lesław Piszewski.