Vilna, Lithuania Gavi, maor, Nissim

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In History
  • 1300

    Jews Arrive in Vilna

  • 1440

    Vilnius makes its first Shul called the Old Synagogue

  • 1500

    Vilna Creates Special way of Learning Called the Lithuanian Yeshivot

  • A blood Libel kills 2 people

  • Vilna was captured by Swedish and Russian armies

  • Abele Posvoler and Yehezkel Landau played a great role in spiritual life.

  • Vilna became a part of Jewish laber movement led by bund

  • Vilna Gaon Elijah Ben Shlomo Zalman reaches guru status.

    Vilna Gaon Elijah Ben Shlomo Zalman reaches guru status.
  • Bensiton Lifas had a great Zionist orientation.

  • the first well known yeshiva was made in Vilna called ramayles

  • Rabbinical and Teachers Seminary

  • Yeshayahu Eisrenstadt led the group bund.

  • Society of Hebrew writers created in Vilna

  • Vilna is taken over by the Polish

  • A. Vayters is killed by Polish legionnaires

  • YIVO institute created in Vilna

    YIVO institute created in Vilna
  • The soviet Union occupies a big part of Poland

  • Vilna is captured by the red army

  • The Soviet Government Moves the Independence Republic of Lithuania

  • Vilna is left with only 24,000 Jews.