Prague (Praha), Czech Republic

Jubilee Synagogue (Jubilejni synagóga)


[Jubilee Synagogue - Jubilejni synagóga ]


Named (in English) the "Jubilee Synagogue" in honor of Emperor Franz-Josef's 60th year in power (1908), this is also known as Jeruzalémská synagóga (Jerusalem Synagogue).

The inside is as stunningly pastel-colored as the outside, made in Moorish style with influence of Art Nouveau.


[Jubilee Synagogue - Jubilejni synagóga ]


Below you can see religious symbols such as the 10 Commandments (on two tablets), above the scriptures and below the stained-glass Star of David dome on the Gothic-style vaulted ceiling.


[Jubilee Synagogue Pulpit and stained glass]




Prague : Charles Bridge | UFO | Astronomical Clock (Orloj) | Týn Church | Hus Monument | Hrad (Castle)

Josefov | Mala Strana | View from Mala Strana Tower | Vltava Views | Wenceslas Square || Kutna Hora

[Back]  INDEX:  Amsterdam | Boston | California | DC | Florida | Hawai'i | Moscow | NY | Paris | Spain | Stockholm | Toronto | Turkey




www.fenichel.com/prague/jubilee2.shtml

Photography by Fenichel Copyright © 1985-2017
Michael Fenichel. All Rights Reserved.

This page last updated: Thursday, 25-May-2017 00:54:07 CDT

Valid HTML 4.01!