Re: Kalwaria, Poland #poland #general


Alexander Sharon
 

Kalwaria Zabrzydowska was a smaller town in Wadowice region of Poland.
The proper Polish Kalwaria is known as Góra Kalwaria or Ger in Yiddish, located within Grójec district, some 20 miles distance from Warszawa. This was a place were Hasidic Gur (Ger) dynasty have resided.

Gora Kalwaria (jewishvirtuallibrary.org)

Polish Gora Kalwaria and Lithuanian Kalvarija had equal number of the Jewish residents, about 3,000.

Alexander Sharon
JGFF editor

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