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Kabbalat Shabbat

Tot Shabbat and Sunday School

TOT SHABAT We have TOT SHABAT every Friday during the Kabalat Shabat (winter time 6PM, summer time 6:30PM). Children learn, sing, make some art and craft, light candle, eat chala than join the Kiddush in the synagogue. Our most friendly teacher, Eva is waiting for all the children age between 2-8.   TALMUD TORAH – …

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Services Kabalat Shabat service starts at winter time 6:00PM, summer time 6:30PM. The service folllowed by Kidush. We have TOT SHABAT every week during the Kabalat Shabat service in the children room. Our chazan, Gergely Nogradi is originally an opera singer so beside the spiritual experience prepare for an outstanding musical experience as well 🙂 …

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Frankel Synagogue Budapest – Who we are?

Press appearances of the Frankel Synagogue, Budapest, Hungary JTA JerusalemPost AFP News What kind of synagogue is the Frankel? We are the most friendly and active synagogue in Budapest. There are 400 seats in the synagogue that was built in 1888. In the 1920’s a block building was built around it to protect it. Our …

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Super-Rabbi flies again on Chanukkah!

Super-Rabbi flies again Chanukkah! Rabbi Tamás Verő is the senior rabbi of the Frankel Synagogue in Budapest, Hungary. Last year Rabbi Verő decided not to make the regular Chanukkah party at the syangogue because he believes that Jewish families should celebrate the holiday at home instead of in institutions or cold streets. So Rabbi Verő …

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Autumn at Frankel Synagogue

Autumn at Frankel Synagogue We had about 600 visitors on Erev Rosh Hashana and 500 on Kol Nidre at the syangogue. We had the honor to welcome the ambassador of Israel, Ilan Mor, and the Charge d’Affaires of the United States Mr. Andree Goodfriend for Erev Yom Kippur. Please take a look at our video and …

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Rocket-free vacation from South Israel to Hungary

ROCKET-FREE VACATION FROM SOUTH ISRAEL TO HUNGARY 48 children and 32 educators have been  invited to Hungary from Israel – Eshkol Region, Sha’ar Hanegev and Ashdod – to spend a rocket free vacation. The Rocket Free Vacation program was initiated by Rabbi Tamás Verő, rabbi of the Frankel synagogue in Budapest, Hungary. The main patron …

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…and some local community issues

Read the story how the Jewish Community of Hungary recently has changed leadership after three decates of almost unchanged board. Source: JTA / Cnaan Liphshiz BUDAPEST (JTA) — An anti-corruption whistleblower elected to head the Budapest Jewish community has sparked a crisis among the highest officials of Hungarian Jewry at a time of heightened tensions with the government. The …

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History of the Frankel Synagogue

Frankel synagogue

History of the Frankel Leo Street Synagogue The synagogue was built in new gothic style. It was constructed by Sandor Fellner. Its inaguration took place on August 8th, 1888 at 8:00 AM. Originally, the synagogue was built in an open space and in 1928 it was surrounded by a seven storey apartment building serving the …

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