New York City’s Democratic Socialists of America chapter ignited a firestorm Friday for drawing up a survey asking City Council candidates if they will pledge to not visit Israel and support a boycott of the Jewish state.
The 3rd edition of Hadras Ponim Zokon is out-of-print and to enable the publication of an expanded 4th edition of this celebrated sefer (of approximately 1,150 pages), financial assistance is needed.
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In accordance with the Rebbe’s vision for this sefer*, Hadras Ponim Zokon is sold below cost to make it affordable to talmidei yeshiva and many seforim are donated to libraries of yeshivos and shuls and gifted to Rabonim and Roshei Yeshiva. The need for financial support for its publication is thus significant.
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- “The goal of your sefer is that through reading it, people will be more scrupulous with the prohibition of removing the beard and will realize how critically important it is to grow it. To this end, it is imperative that it actually be published and distributed” (Igros Kodesh, vol. 32, p. 133). “It is customary when printing sefarim such as this to provide a discount to yeshiva students, and to publicize that you are doing so.”
Being that this week is Shabbos mevorchim chodesh Elul, and the minhag (custom) is to farbreng on a Shabbos mevorchim, I chose to relate the following story which I recently heard from Reb Shlomo Galperin in the name of Reb Mottel Kazliner. Your feedback is greatly appreciated.
Courtesy of Lubavitch Archives, we present a weekly photo of the Rebbe as he receives an Aliya.
Alternate side parking (street cleaning) regulations are suspended on Saturday, August 15th, 2020.
Get out your dancing shoes and dance to this new song full of hope and joy released by Avraham Fried. Moshiach is coming any minute now! As they say in Israel, “Ohtotoh!”
A new sefer in memory of HaRav Aharon Yakov Schwei z”l, the late Rav of Crown Heights, is soon to be released. This sefer is named “Sefer Zikoron – Tiferes Ish,” ISH being an acronym for Rabbi Schwei’s name.
Moshe and Bracha Dahan (Crown Heights)
Jews from all walks of life gathered at Beis Menachem of Tannersville, New York for an evening of Chassidus and Nigleh in honor of The 76th Hilulla of the Rebbe’s father Reb Levi Yitzchok.
Yale University is illegally discriminating against Asian and white applicants in violation of the 1964 Civil Rights Act, the Justice Department said Thursday.
I received a WhatsApp this week from Rabbi Dovid Dubov, with a teaching from the Rebbe’s father, Reb Levi Yitzchok, and I am positive that many of you will enjoy it, just as I did, so I decided to post it as well.
This weeks letter – written during these Seven Weeks of Consolation – with reassuring words to one with doubts, that the truth of the Jewish faith will soon be revealed, with our immanent ge’ula.
It’s started! Oholei Torah has begun the process of demolishing the first house off the corner of Brooklyn Ave, making room for new construction to expand Oholei Torah’s busy campus.
On Chof Av, in Honor of Reb Levi Yitzchok׳s נ׳׳ע, who exemplified the epitome of Ahavas Yisroel and Gemilus Chasodim, Rabbi Sholem Perl has released three riveting stories.
After a long fight, Ezras Nashim, the all female ambulance corp based in Boro Park, has received permission to operate in ambulance in Brooklyn.
The upcoming holiday of Sukkos will mark 40 years since the Rebbe revitalized the celebration of Simchas Beis Hashoeva in our times. These Sichos, unique in their style, were the “Mayanei Hayeshua,” the source of inspiration for the dancing which would follow. This year, Lahak Hanochos is publishing the full collection of those sichos from those twelve years.
Rabbi Adin Even-Yisrael Steinsaltz (1937-2020) was a rabbi, philosopher, social critic and prolific author. He was interviewed in January of 2010 and May of 2014.
A truly historic moment in history took place Thursday, August 13th, as an agreement was finalized that would bring normalization of ties between the State of Israel and the United Arab Emirates.