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Help Reprint Sefer Hadras Ponim Zokon!

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.”

Shabbos at the Besht: Buying Teffilin and Mezuzos

This Shabbos at the Besht: Rabbi Yehuda Clapman is a practicing sofer for 50 years, he is the sofer of 770 for the past 40 years. Rabbi Clapman studied safrus with Rabbi Eliezer Zirkind OBM. He will be speaking on the topic, Buying teffilin and mezuzos,What to look out for when purchasing teffilin and mezuzos for yourself or for mivtzoyim.

Photo Gallery: Levaya of Rabbi Yonah Avtzon OBM

Eastern Parkway was filled Thursday as people bade farewell to Rabbi Yonah Avtzon OBM, an icon of Crown Heights. Rabbi Avtzon passed away overnight Wednesday night, and due to family flying in, the Levaya was held Thursday morning. As it passed 770, hundreds of community members could be seen accompanying him to his final resting place.

Weekly Letter: The Merit of Jewish Names

This week, we present a letter of the Rebbe in which he discusses the merit of Jewish names , which helped in our redemption from Egypt. The letter, written originally in English, is from the archives of the Rebbe’s trusted secretary Rabbi Nissan Mindel.

Here’s My Story: Divine Change of Plans

Herschel Lazaroff is the director of the Center for the Advancement of Creativity and Human Potential based in Monsey, New York, and a promoter of healing techniques based on Torah, Kabbalah and chasidic teachings. He was interviewed in July of 2018.

Info to be Menachem Avel the Bernstein Family

Rabbi Noach Bernstein is sitting Shiva for his brother Moishe z’l. He will be sitting Shiva at 852 Eastern Parkway, 3rd Floor, and needs Minyanim three times a day. Shachris is at 9:15am, Mincha and Maariv bzman.