“Krasne-Selke” - Encyclopedia of Jewish
Communities in Lithuania

Translation of the “Krasne-Selke” chapter from
Pinkas Hakehillot Lita

Written by Dov Levin

Published by Yad Vashem

Published in Jerusalem, 1996


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Krasne-Selke

In Yiddish, Krasne-Selke

Translated by Shimon Joffe

A small Jewish community in the Zarasai area. At the end of the 19th century, it had a rabbi, Rabbi Getzl-Eliezer Druyan. His name appears in the list of donors for the settlement of Eretz-Yisrael.


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