Index of Jewish History Articles. Jewish History by Esther Rechtschafner. Bund by Esther Rechtschafner. Eye Witness Retaliation against Bund. Gordin History by Tela Zasloff. Rezekne Family Stories and Genealogies. Green Synagogue.
The city in the heart of Latgale invites you to enjoy famous Latgalian hospitality, hear Latgalian language and get acquainted with the diverse offer of culture and recreation in the Rezekne city! Cultural heritage and ancient values, traditions and creation, the language and events, the most significant global trends, art, culture, dance and songs converge here. Adventures and learning in the Latgale Culture and History Museum.
It has a population of 31,  making it the 7th largest city in Latvia. Historically in German sources the location has been known as Rositten. Known as "Rezhitsa" during Russian rule, it was an uyezd center first in Pskov Governorate between and , then Polotsk between and , Belarus between and and finally in Vitebsk Governorate between and Following Latvia's declaration of independence in , the Latvian War of Independence and the driving out of both the German and Red armies from Latvia, the city became a cultural centre for all of Latgale.