On Thursday evening, Rabbi Shenvald gave a talk at the Menorat Avner synagogue in Modi'in
(after the late Lieutenant Colonel Avner Goldman who fell in the helicopter disaster in Romania).
Subject: "The Darkness of Kristallnacht and the Orphaned Address on the Wall - A Second-Generation View of Holocaust Survivors"
The synagogue joined a welcome initiative of marking 81 years for Kristallnacht.
Dozens of community members participated in the lesson.
The initiative of many synagogues around the world to mark Kristallnacht and its significance by leaving lights on in the synagogue all night.