8:00pm: Are Lavish Dinners in the Spirit of Chasidism?

This week’s edition of MyLife: Chassidus Applied with Rabbi Simon Jacobson, Episode 167, will air tonight, Sunday, here on CrownHeights.info, beginning at 8:00pm. This week Rabbi Jacobson will address the topics: How Does a Chassid Look at Summer Vacation? How Do We Reconcile Chassidus’ Emphasis on Non-Indulgence in Material Delights with the Lavish Dinners Thrown by Chassidic Institutions? Is Marijuana Different Than Other Recreational Stress Relievers? Are We Halachically Obligated to Protect the Environment?

Video Gallery: Survival of a Nation

JLI’s newest course, Survival of a Nation celebrates the 50th anniversary of the miraculous Israeli victory in the Six-Day War.  To introduce the course to thousands of students across the globe, JLI created a documentary series summarizing the events of the War. The complete 8-Part Mini-Series is now online, and can be viewed in the extended article.

It All Starts Here

A strong body starts with a strong brain and a strong heart. For over three quarters of a century, Chabad has been revitalizing and energizing the Jewish people through the tens of thousands of students educated at its nerve center, 770 Eastern Parkway. For the next 24 hours you have a chance to be partner in this endeavor, Click Here to join!

110 Bochurim Bring Energy to Remote Locations

Forty-two shluchim in remote and isolated cities throughout North America received the ultimate gift this Shavuos as 110 bochurim trekked to remote locations, to bring chayus and chizuk to these special shluchim, their families, and communities. The bochurim assisted with minyanim, led farbrengens, and created anticipation and excitement for the holiday.