“Looking Up, Not Down” is a video on the Rebbe’s Perspective on Special Children that shaped the way we look at those with alternative abilities. Video starring Chaim Liberow and Avraham Fried.
The KSCVK Auction Mens Event is just One day away! The Men’s Evening will be held on February, 9th 2019 4th Ador at Oholei Menachem Ballroom. Buy Your Today at KSCVK.org.
Watch Live at 8:00pm: The shloshim for Rabbi Yonah Avtzon will be streamed live here at CrownHeights.info. Speaking at the event will be Rabbi Simon Jacobson as well as others who will bring Yonah’s life to the spotlight.
B’fi Yeshorim, a music video performed by Eitan Katz and Featuring Benny Friedman has been released. The video was arranged arranged by Rambam Agababayev, and shot at Bunker Studios in Brooklyn NY.
The hit and run driver last month that sparked headlines in New York City, has been arrested. As per the NYPD, they will be charged with felony assault and leaving the scene of an accident with serious injuries.
27 years ago, on the 2nd of Adar Aleph, Mrs. Pesha Leah Lapine, HYD, was murdered al kiddush hashem. The horrific killing shocked the community, and the Rebbe took it very personally – attending her Levaya with pain visible on his face. A gallery of photos from that Levaya was acquired and restored by JEM, and can be viewed in the extended article – along with the translated diary of an Israeli Bochur who transcribed his firsthand account of the events of that fateful day.
US President Donald Trump’s State of the Union address on Tuesday night contained several highly resonant moments for the Jewish community, on an emotional scale ranging from tragedy to triumph.
The US Army informed the Ministry of Defense of its decision to purchase Iron Dome systems for immediate use by the US Army.
Following the Pittsburgh massacre that was fueled by senseless hate, one person looks to music to show his emotions.
About 75 firefighters battled a blaze inside the Chabad of Bedford Tuesday afternoon, Bedford Hills Fire Chief Alex Dennett said. The fire damaged about a quarter of the area near the main entrance. The fire chief said that the cause appears to be electrical in nature, but is under investigation.
A class of boys from Oholai Torah were caught on camera learning on the Eastern Parkway benches. The class was outdoors due to the unseasonable, yet very welcome, warm weather.
While in the wreckage of Rabbi Lankry’s Yeshivah in Liberty, NY, the healing powers of song was caught on video. The yeshivah, seen in the video, was set on fire and defaced with swastikas. The video captures the moment the bochurim and hanholah stood in the wreckage of the yeshivah, and sang.
Today, the 30th of Shvat, marks 13 years to the cold blooded murder of Efraim Klein HYD, a resident of Crown Heights who had been a staple in the community and a figure known and liked by all, who was shot and killed. The investigation into his murder has long since gone cold.
RebbeDrive presents new footage of the Kinus Hashluchim in 5751 in which Reb Moshe Yitzchok Hecht – Shliach in New Haven, CT, for over 50 years, gave the Dvar Torah.
Chani Apfelbaum, acclaimed food blogger and social influencer known as Busy in Brooklyn, demonstrates her Chicken Marsala Pot Pie recipe in the Kettle & Cord kitchen.
As a meaningful way of commemorating the 3rd yahrtzeit of Rabbi Joshua Gordon OBM, a campaign was launched through Chabad of the Valley to encourage people to participate in the daily study of Chitas and Rambam by giving them easy access to Rabbi Gordon’s online Daily Torah Classes.
The topics in this week’s 247th episode of the highly acclaimed popular MyLife: Chassidus Applied series, with Rabbi Simon Jacobson, will include: How Do You Explain Chassidim Violating the Rebbe’s Limit on Drinking? How Do We Balance Parental Influences with Finding Our Own Path? Why in Our Prayers Is Mention Made Only of Males and Not Females? What Can Be Done to Preserve a Marriage in Which a Spouse Suffers from a Personality Disorder? Do We Have an Obligation to Speak About the Prohibition of Abortion in Our Politically Charged Climate? What Is the Story with The Bible Unauthorized? Follow-Up: Can Anyone Just Print the Rebbe’s Talks and Disseminate His Images? Are there lessons from the Rebbe about the recent bitter cold?
Only in Israel might you find a group of uniformed soldiers dancing at a bus station. This video, reportedly taken Friday before shabbos, shows a large group of soldiers dancing around the Chabad tefillin table at Jerusalem’s central bus station. If you know any details on the story behind the video, share it with others in the comments.
A delegation of about 40 UN ambassadors visited the City of David today (Saturday). They were led by Israel’s UN Ambassador, Danny Danon. The ambassadors met Jerusalem Mayor Moshe Leon, Israel Priza laureate David Be’eri and the Deputy President of the City of David, Doron Shpilman.
JLI has released a video that tackles the question; Are we living in the best or worst of times? As violence is rampant on the media, and headlines highlight the worst news, is the world really doing better?
RebbeDrive has released a documentary from 1973, filmed for the Yorkton 12th Bienial International Film Festival. The video portrays the Chabad Lubavitch movement, and its Hasidim, at the time.
Isaac “Yitzy” Schleifer is the Councilman for the Baltimore City Council 5th District seat. Watch as he gives testimony in defense of Los Angeles Hatzolah at their recent EMS hearing.