ⓘ Beit Medrash Hagadol Synagogue of Jonava

                                     

ⓘ Beit Medrash Hagadol Synagogue of Jonava

The Beit Medrash Hagadol Synagogue of Jonava is a former synagogue in Jonava.

In 1941 80% of Jonavas of the population was Jewish and town had seven synagogues.

At present only two synagogues remain and both are not used. Other synagogues were destroyed when Jonava was attacked by Nazi Germany.

Beit Medrash synagogue, the Cohen HaGadol was one of the two biggest synagogues in Jonava. The main synagogue that was located next to Beit Midrash of HaGadol was destroyed.

The current appearance of the synagogue differs significantly from its previous appearance.