Twice a year, brothers Nechemya and Yair Ledaiev, members of the Lubavitch community in France, travel to far-flung places across the globe to help isolated Jews fulfill the Mitzvah of Mezuzah. This week, while in the western Ukrainian city of Vinnitza, they were helping a Jewish family affix a Mezuzah when they learned that their son would be celebrating his 13th birthday the following day.
Daily Archives: January 22, 2015
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Mendel Greenberg (Crown Heights) to Chana Polter (Montreal, Canada) L’Chaim: Monday, 8:00pm, at Lubavitcher Yeshiva Crown Street
Yossi Bryski (Agoura Hills, CA) to Leah Wineberg (Cape Town, South Africa) L’Chaim: Thursday, 8:00pm at Lubavitcher Yeshiva
Moshe Colin (Mexico) to Shira Israily (Montreal, Canada) L’Chaim: Wednesday, 8:30pm, at the Shull 481 Albany Ave
Dovid Rosenberg (Crown Heights) to Shayna Chernick (Toronto, Canada) L’Chaim: Tonight, Thursday, 8:00pm at Lubavitcher Yeshiva
Shneur Zalman Schapiro (Los Angeles, CA) to Devorah Zalmanov (Queens, NY) L’Chaim: Tonight, Tuesday, 8:30pm at Beis Levi Yitzchok 556 Crown Street Side Entrance
Over 400 Oholei Torah staff-members and their spouses filled the institution’s main ballroom this past Motzei Shabbos for a gala banquet and Melave Malka in their honor.
TRAGEDY: With great sadness, shock and deep pain we inform you of the tragic and untimely passing of Zisa Bentzion (Benjy) Leiberman OBM, a 1 year old toddler who was upstate with his family on winter vacation. UPDATE: The Levaya will take place Friday morning.
A 13-year-old Jewish boy was maced near Paris in what a watchdog group said was an anti-Semitic assault by three unidentified minors.
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In honor of the Alter Rebbe’s 202nd yahrzeit on Chof Dalet Teves, and first anniversary of the acclaimed MyLife: Chassidus Applied webcast series, the Meaningful Life Center has launched the MyLife Essay Contest, and will award $10,000 to the winning essay which applies a concept or idea in Chassidus to solve a contemporary life issue or challenge. Contest details can be found online at www.meaningfullife.com/mylife/contest.
Mendel Greenberg (Crown Heights) to Chana Polter (Montreal, Canada)
Yossi Bryski (Agoura Hills, Ca) to Leah Wineberg (Cape Town, South Africa)
Moshe Colin (Mexico) to Shira Israily (Montreal, Canada)
The Shul 481 Albany Ave
Dovid Rosenberg (Crown Heights) to Shayna Chernick (Toronto, Canada)
Shneur Zalman Schapiro (Los Angeles, Ca) to Devorah Zalmanov (Queens, Ny)
Beis Levi Yitzchok
Mendy Steinmetz (Sarasota, Fl) to Chaya Lazaroff (Houston, Tx)
The Besht Center 563 Empire Blvd
Women's Shloshim Event For Mrs. Razel Wolvovsky Obm
Jewish Childrens Museum
Women and girls are invited this coming Tuesday, December 21st, to mark the Shloshim of Mrs. Razal Wolvovsky OBM. The event will take place at the Jewish Children's Museum at 8:00pm, and will be streamed live online.
Rabbi Menachem Moskowitz To Hold Seudas Hodaa
The community is invited to join Rabbi Menachem Moskowitz for a Seudas Hodaa and Melava Malka to be held this Motzei Shabbos in Crown Heights. Rabbi Moskowitz was the victim of a hate-fueled assault with the intent to murder, which only this week concluded with the prison sentence of his attacker. The seuda and Melava Malka will take place at Lubavitcher Yeshiva 570 Crown Street, 8:00pm Motzei Shabbos Parshas Vayechi. Men, Women, and children are invited to join in person, and the event will also be streamed live.
Yakov Kaplan (Ft Lauderdale, Fl) to Rachel Buikiet (Lexington, Ma)
Zviki Pruss (London, United Kingdom) to Chanchi Stern (Chicago, Il)
1349 President Street
Levi Marasow (Paris, France) to Mussi Grossbaum (Paramus, Nj)
Ulam Chana 556 Crown Street
New York State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, who has been one of the most powerful men in Albany for more than two decades, was arrested Thursday.
It is hard to believe that nearly a year has passed since Rashi Minkowitz, shlucha, mother, daughter and wife has passed away. The shock and horror of her premature passing left a deep imprint on us all. We can each remember exactly where we stood, when we heard the tragic news. At that time, there was an international outpouring of grief; a sincere desire to do something, indeed anything, in her memory.
Camp L’man Achai recently organized a meaningful shabbaton in Miami, Florida. The Shabbaton, which was held on Shabbos Parshas Va’era, gave campers from all around Florida the opportunity to truly enjoy an authentic and heartwarming Shabbos experience together with their friends and staff from summer camp.
Yesterday, Rabbi Zalman Heber, Shliach in Tacoma, Washington, was honored to open the Washington State Senate floor with a prayer invocation.
It was another perfect Shabbos and ski getaway for the vibrant young Bnei Aliya. It was set in beautiful home upstate NY, surrounded by nature, delicious Shabbos meals, no cell phones and an amazing group of guys. It was the perfect setting to reconnect and experience Shabbos.
Mr. Bentzion Rader was a practicing chartered accountant in London, England for almost forty years. He enjoyed a personal relationship with the Rebbe from 1966, and was interviewed for JEM’s My Encounter with the Rebbe project in his home three times between 2007 and 2010.