Kalvarija, Lithuania

Listen to Calvary / i (Polish Kalwaria, German ( outdated ) Calvary ) is a city and seat of the local government community in the southern part of Lithuania - about 70 km south-west of Kaunas and about 140 km west of the state capital of Vilnius near the Polish border in the region Suvalkija located. The community Calvary includes not only the city 172 villages. There are Dormition Church name.


  • Juozas Greifenbergeris (1898-1926), Lithuanian communist and functionary of the Communist Youth Movement
  • Meyer London (1871-1926), American politician, socialist of the State of New York in the U.S. House of Representatives
  • Isaac Margolis (1842-1887), Russian- Polish rabbi and author
  • Place in Lithuania
  • City in Lithuania
  • Suvalkija
  • Calvary