Category: Poland

Rutka Laskier, a Jewish girl from Poland who died in Auschwitz…

Rutka Laskier, a Jewish girl from Poland who died in Auschwitz at the age of 14, wrote a diary describing her experiences under Nazi occupation. Her diary was published in 2006 and she is known as the “Polish Anne Frank.”

A school in Poland is named after an Indian Maharaja, in honour…

A school in Poland is named after an Indian Maharaja, in honour of him providing shelter and free education to hundreds of Polish women and children after they had to escape Poland due to the World War 2.

There’s a forest in Poland with 400 crooked trees and…

There’s a forest in Poland with 400 crooked trees and nobody knows why. source source1 source2

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Instead of saying, “Not my problem,” Polish people…

Instead of saying, “Not my problem,” Polish people say, “Not my circus, not my monkey.” source

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