The Jewish community held a candle-lighting ceremony at the Presidential Palace, with the participation of President Lech Kaczyñski.
President Lech Kaczyñski; Undersecretary of State in the Chancellery of the President; Ewa Junczyk-Ziomecka; and Rabbi Michael Schudrich playing dreidel.
Children of the community joined the festivities at the Presidential Palace and presented the president with a menorah tapestry.
Rabbi Michael Schudrich dancing with the children at the Warsaw Community Chanukah party.
Chanukah celebrations were not confined to Warsaw only. Parties were held in other cities, too.
The Chanukah party in Lodz was well attended.