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The swastika on the synagogue door

by J. Leonard Romm

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Published by Rossel Books in Chappaqua, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Mystery and detective stories.,
    • Jews -- United States -- Fiction.,
    • Prejudices -- Fiction.

    • About the Edition

      When a Long Island synagogue is defaced with a swastika and an anti-semitic slogan, a teenage brother and sister try to solve the mystery with the help of their rabbi and a Holocaust survivor.

      Edition Notes

      StatementJ. Leonard Romm ; illustrated by Kathleen F. Marks.
      SeriesA Lazarus Family mystery
      ContributionsMarks, Kathleen F., ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.R6615 Sw 1984
      The Physical Object
      Pagination149 p. :
      Number of Pages149
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3184465M
      ISBN 100940646536
      LC Control Number83027263
      OCLC/WorldCa10300975

      A swastika was carved onto the door frame of a synagogue in northeastern Ohio. The swastika was carved at the Agudath B’nai Israel Synagogue in Lorain, Ohio, a suburb located on the west side of.   "Your grandmother would draw two by the door every day with In school, books and movies, I was taught the swastika is a symbol of anti-Semitism. Jewish And Avoiding The Synagogue .

      A pair of swastikas were found on a synagogue in Lincoln, Neb., on Jan. The Omaha World-Herald reported that one swastika was painted on South Street Temple’s steps and the other was painted.   A Roslyn High School security guard discovered the swastika that had been painted on the bus, the police said, and a Roslyn resident found three of the Nazi symbols painted on his front door.

        The swastika has since been removed, but the incident is being investigated as an aggravated harassment crime, police said. In a statement, the synagogue.   So before you go on shrugging your shoulders and saying that a few swastikas on a synagogue door isn’t the worst thing that could’ve happened, let me tell you about that door, and how it changed my life. The first time I walked through that door was with my boyfriend. He was thinking about converting. We had been dating on and off for 15 years.


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Get this from a library. The swastika on the synagogue door. [J Leonard Romm; Kathleen F Marks] -- When a Long Island synagogue is defaced with a swastika and an anti-semitic slogan, a teenage brother and sister try to solve the mystery with the help of their rabbi and a Holocaust survivor.

The hateful image is shocking in its size and scope. A red and black swastika, flanked by black iron crosses, spray-painted on a storage shed in the back of Shaarey Tefillah, a synagogue in the peaceful Indianapolis suburb of Carmel.

A synagogue in Carmel, Indiana, was vandalized with Nazi symbols. Photo: Debby Barton Grant facebook page. Swastika, equilateral cross with arms bent at right angles, all in the same rotary direction, usually clockwise.

The swastika as a symbol of prosperity and good fortune is widely distributed throughout the ancient and modern world. The word is derived from the Sanskrit svastika, meaning “conducive to well-being.”It was a favourite symbol on ancient Mesopotamian coinage.

A man sprayed a swastika and racial epithets on the stairs and front door of a synagogue in Lincoln, Nebraska, then took a picture of his vandalism. The swastika is a mark of the blessing, happiness and plenty that is illumination and enlightenment. It even appeared in ancient Jewish mosaics such as the one in Ein Gedi (3rd century) and Maoz Haim.

A woman in Michigan came home last week to find a swastika painted on her door. Instead of despairing, she decided to fight back - with love and magic lifted from the pages of a beloved Harry.

The swastika or sauwastika — as a character, 卐 (right-facing or clockwise) or 卍 (left-facing or counterclockwise) respectively — is a geometrical figure and an ancient religious icon in the cultures of is used as a symbol of divinity and spirituality in Indian religions, including Hinduism, Buddhism and Jainism.

In the Western world, it was a symbol of auspiciousness and. The individuals were captured on video surveillance spray painting a pink swastika on the door of the Sutton Place Synagogue located at East 51 Street.

(DCPI). Vandals carved a swastika into the door frame of a Lorain synagogue last week, along with a vulgar, anti-Semitic comment referencing the Holocaust, according to a police report. The gunman opened fire in a synagogue north of San Diego, killing a year-old woman and injuring three others, including a nine-year-old girl.

A year-old man has been arrested in the U.S. shooting. In Octoberanother synagogue was targeted by. Laya Kneller noticed the bright yellow swastika haphazardly spray-painted on the side of a garbage bin in the back lane behind the Chevra Mishnayes Synagogue.

"It just hit hard," she said. Area residents found the swastika spray-painted on the bench. A white piece of paper colored with a heart with the words “Love Not Hate” was taped over the swastika.

Mrs. Johansen notices that Kirsti's jacket is missing a button. She sends the girls to Mrs. Hirsch's shop. When Annemarie, Kirsti and Ellen get there, however, the shop is closed. On the door hangs a sign written in German and labeled with a swastika.

Kirsti suggests that maybe the. A wall mural has been defaced with a Nazi swastika only two blocks away from a synagogue and a Jewish school - and near a Holocaust centre. A community vigil took place outside the synagogue at N.

Third Street only two days after two swastikas had been painted on the building’s main entrance doors. Dozens of. But when an elderly Jewish man approaches Aimée with a top-secret decoding job on behalf of a woman in his synagogue, Aimée unwittingly takes on more than she is expecting.

She drops off her findings at her client’s house in the Marais, Paris’s historic Jewish quarter, and finds the woman strangled, a swastika carved on her forehead. 1 photograph: gelatin silver print, black and white ; 21 x 26 cm.

(8 x 10 in. format) | Photograph shows a synagogue wall vandalized with anti-Jewish slogans and a swastika. A swastika was painted under the Star of David on the rabbi's lectern in the synagogue in Finsbury Park. Green paint was poured over walls and the Ark, where sacred Biblical scrolls and scriptures were stored.

At least 20 windows were smashed and the building was ransacked with a prayer shawl, scriptures and ancient books defaced. Yes it is, because a swastika is a historical German emblem.

The German military, many years ago- perhaps the s orassassinated Jews, literally, out of hatred. I think it's very likely a group of German kids, who sprayed it on your synagogue.The Racine congregation's president said the synagogue would add more security.