Visiting Auschwitz death camp, where so many Jews were murdered during the Holocaust, Rabbi Eckstein asks if we can do more to help save the lives of those who survived so much pain and evil.
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Lokshen Kugel means “noodle pudding” in Yiddish. It originated in Eastern Europe where the Jewish community spoke that language. This item falls into the category of “grandma's dishes.”
Yudit speaks six languages – Polish, German, Russian, Ukrainian, Yiddish, and Hebrew. But when I asked her for her age, she didn’t respond in any of them. She simply smiled, and eventually replied, “I’m a Holocaust survivor, so I’m not exactly young."
A 92-year-old Holocaust survivor still dons the clothing and number he was forced to wear by the Nazis so that people will remember this dark era in human history.
Gottfried von Einem was a famous Austrian composer who not only opposed the Nazis, but saved a Jewish musician from certain death at their hands.