Jewish community of Larissa
Welcome to the web site of the Jewish Community of Larissa!
We invite you to meet one of the most ancient and traditional Jewish communities of the diaspora, which is an integral part of the history of the city of Larissa for centuries and at the same time a living and creative cell.
Browse through the web pages to explore the rich history of the community through texts and pictures and to learn about our activities and news.
The Synagogue of Larissa, symbolically named “Etz Hayim” (The Tree of Life), which made the life of Jewish people of this city “blossom”, is today a ruin at risk of collapse… The beautiful, simple, imposing building, with the enormous historical and cultural value, severely damaged by its 160 years of life, was delivered in OctoberMORE