2015 European Day of Jewish Culture
The 16th European Day of Jewish Culture will take place on September 6th 2015 under the motto "Bridges".
It's a very general concept, adaptable to anything that joins or connects different things.
The two shores joined by a bridge fully retain their identity, yet they are enriched and subtly changed by their communication.
Here are a few inspirational quotes:
Kol ha’olam kulo gesher tzar me’od, veha’ikar lo lehitpahed klal (All the world is a very narrow bridge, and the most important thing is not to be overwhelmed by fear).
Rabbi Nachman of Breslav
The wisdom of bridges comes from the fact that they know both sides, they know both shores!
Mehmet Murat Ildan
But misfortunes do not last forever (this they have in common with joys) but pass away or are at least diminished and become lost in oblivion. Life on the kapia alw [...]