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No. 2 tram to the last stop reaches a large Jewish cemetery. Source: The Jewish Travel Guide. London: Jewish Chronicle, 1992.t

General city information/ in Municipality Stolichna. JewishGen's Shtetlseeker may have information. Foundation for the Advancement of Sephardic Culture and Studies has history of Sophia: The Great Synagogue  designed by "Austrian architect Grunander in a Spanish-Morrish style, was finished in 1910 and renovated in 1996 after being closed for nearly 14 years. The synagogue seats over 1,500 and is the largest Sephardic Synagogues in the world today. However only a very small group of people turn out for Shabbat services." [February 2009]

Cemetery photos. [February 2010]

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