1927 5687 AFTER THE GREAT WAR

After WW1, the Frierdiger Rov tries with all his considerable strength to rebuild the devastated Jewish communities, but forfeits his health in the process. Thousands flock to Belz to pay their last respects as the Leader of Galician Jewery is laid to rest. The very walls of the great Belz Synagogue dripped with water, as though shedding tears along with the mourners.