Torah Scrolls

One of the Torah Scrolls housed at Beit Knesset Shalom Synagogue Brisbane, has travelled a long way from it's original home. It was taken from the town of Loštice (pronounced LOSH-tea-tseh), about 140 miles east of Prague, in Moravia, in the eastern region of the Czech Republic. For more information go to  www.memorialscrollstrust.org and read more on the Torah Scrolls saved from destruction during the German occupation. Also see certificate below which is hung on the wall in the entrance to the Synagogue.