29 February 2020 - 5 Adar 5780 - ה' אדר ה' אלפים תש"פ
Caretaker of Ohel Moishe dies E-mail

Wang Fa Liang, caretaker of Ohel Moishe Synagogue, passed away on 30 April 2008 in Shanghai, China at the age of 88. Nearly every visitor of the Ohel Moishe Synagogue remembers the smiling old man with horn rimmed glasses, the story teller of Hongkou who was able to bring the past into the present.

Mr. Wang was born on May 21 1919 in the poor area of Hongkou and lived since his early childhood as a neighbour to the Jewish refugee community.

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