Berdychiv is a historic city in the Zhytomyr Oblast of northern Ukraine. Serving as the administrative center of the Berdychiv Raion, the city itself is of direct oblast subordinance, and does not belong to the district. It is located 44 km south of the oblast capital, Zhytomyr. Its population is approximately 76,711.
Choral Synagogue in Berdichev was built one of the first of its kind in the synagogues of the Russian Empire. She played a very important role in the life of the Jewish community in the city. This is understandable, seeing the size of the building and its greatness.
Here is an interesting attraction - the tomb of Levi Yitzchak of Berdichev. The life of Levi Yitzchak of Berdichev . Levi Yitzchak was a renowned philosopher and preacher. But his main goal - the promotion of Hasidism. This movement, he actively spread in Ukraine, Poland and Lithuania. Levi Yitzchak made considerable efforts to strengthen Hasidism.
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St Barbara's Church is regarded as a Ukrainian national architectural monument, being one of the most recognizable buildings in Berdychiv. The church was first built on its present site in 1759 by Countess Barbara Tyszkiewicz, daughter and heiress of a wealthy Lithuanian magnate whose dowry included Berdychiv.