Rabbi Yitzchok Minkowicz, director of Chabad Lubavitch of Southwest Florida, delivers his insights on this week’s Parsha – Metzora. This week Rabbi Minkowicz answers the question: What is holiness?
Daily Archives: April 1, 2014
Mendel Gurary (Crown Heights) to Miriam Lefkowitz (Monsey, NY) L’Chaim: Tonight, Wednesday, 8:30pm at Razag Ballroom
Isser Brikman (Crown Heights) to Leah Schapiro (Morristown, NJ) L’Chaim: Tonight, Sunday, 8:00pm at Oholei Torah 667 Eastern Parkway
Mendel Denberg (Coral Springs, FL) to Chaya Barber (Brooklyn, NY) L’Chaim: Tonight, Tuesday, 8:30pm, at Ulam Chana 556 Crown Street
Tzvi Cohen (Bait Shemesh, Israel) to Rivkah Cohen (Brooklyn, NY) L’Chaim: Tonight, Monday, 8:00pm at Lubavitcher Yeshiva Crown St.
Shmuli Wenger (Montreal, Quebec) to Mussi Klein (Hollywood, FL) L’Chaim: Tonight, Sunday, 8:00pm at Lubavitcher Yeshiva Crown St.
A group of students of the newly established Yeshivas Tomchei Temimim in 770 pose for a group photo prior to their departure on Merkos Shlichus, circa late 1940s. Can you identify anyone in the photo?
From harvest to packaging, this video takes us through all the steps involved in the making of Shmurah Matzah for the Yomtov of Pesach.
The logo of a local hip-hop group has been showing up as graffiti around Midwood, a largely Jewish neighborhood in Brooklyn. Many residents are up in arms, as they say the logo resembles a swastika.
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Nadav Cohen 917-597-9026
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They both grew up blending in easily—he in Brooklyn, she in New Haven. Jewish schools, kosher stores, family and like-minded friends aplenty. Now, with a grant from the Rohr Family Foundation, Levi and Mushky Laine, with their 11-month old baby girl Rivkah, have left it all behind for Hanoi, Vietnam.
Mendel Denberg (Coral Springs, Fl) to Chaya Barber (Brooklyn, Ny)
Tzvi Cohen (Bait Shemesh, Israel) to Rivkah Cohen (Brooklyn, Ny)
Mendel Gurkow (London, Ontario) to Chani Shabtay (Sherman Oaks, Ca)
Anshei Lubavitch 578 Albany Ave
Zalman Lew (Peoria, Az) to Mushka Rivkin (Northridge, Ca)
Jewish Childrens Museum
Gedalia Rosenbluh (Monsey, Ny) to Gitta Landa (Toronto, Canada)
Sholom Tzvi Helfin (Northampton, Ma) to Nili Gruenzweig (Staten Island, Ny)
The Arches 1394 S. Johns Pl.
Mendel Schwartz (Boston, Ma) to Shaina Brook (Crown Heights)
Anshei Lubavitch 572 Albany Ave
Shneor Polter (Oak Park, Mi) to Sheva Bronstein (Crown Heights)
Pesach Gewirtz (Surfside, Fl) to Esther Litzman (Monsey, Ny)
Jewish Childrens Museum
Menachem Wagner (Toronto, Canada) to Mushky Cohen (Crown Heights)
Blachman Family Siyum Sefer Torah
Blachman Family Home 682 Lefferts Ave
The Blachman Family is inviting the community to take part in the welcoming of a new Sefer Torah in honor of the 70th birthday of Eli and Sara Blachman and in Zechus of their children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. The Siyum Sefer Torah will take place on the 12th of Tishrei, September 27th, at the Blachman family home 682 Lefferts Ave. 4:00pm Completion of the Sefer Torah. 5:30pm Procession to Congregation Ahavas Moishe – Itchke’s Shtiebel 612 Maple Street. The procession will be followed by Hakafos, Lechayim, and a Seuda.
Ari Oirechman (Tallahassee, Fl) to Rivky Bernstein (Freehold, Nj)
Yeshivas Darchei Menachem of Crown Heights has launched an ambitious campaign to raise $50,000 to support the education of their students today, April 1st.
From the Safer Haminhagim: Every day from Rosh Chodesh Nissan until the twelfth of the month, one reads the passage that describes the offering brought on that day by a particular Nasi, or tribal prince, for the dedication of the altar of the Mishkan. Yehi Ratzon in the Extended Article.
Today marks the Shloshim since the passing of Rabbi Leibel Scheiner, Shliach of the Rebbe to Brighton, Massachusetts, a suburb of Boston. In honor of the occasion, we present the following article on Reb Leibel’s unwavering dedication to his Shlichus, written by his nephew Dovi Scheiner.
Appearing recently on Fox 10 News, Sara Chana Silverstein, a Lubavitcher herbalist and alternative medicine specialist, gave some tips on the health benefits of edible flowers – just in time for spring.
It felt (smelled) like the entire kitchen came out to hug me! But it turned out to be the Mashgiach of the place who after many hours of working in the kitchen carried a blend of aromas on his person. Grilled meat, onions, spices, you get the point. What really made the moment so enjoyable was the fact that one of the last times I’ve seen this guy was him in an orange jumpsuit, in a county jail.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was the guest of honor at the Kfar Chabad Matzah Bakery this morning, where he visited for a pre-Pesach tour.