They knew they were memorializing themselves, that they were the last Hungarian Jewish community in Mukachevo,, 2023. április 11.


For three years in the 1990s, photographer Éva Horvát documented the life of the last Hasidic diaspora in Mukachevo, (Ukraine) which has since died out. The community, which identified itself as Hungarian had suffered many traumas, yet there were still those who, in spite of the town's troubled history, after surviving the Holocaust and the Gulag, returned to Mukachevo to continue to follow their religion and go on despite their constant struggle with poverty.