A new book by Dovid Zaklikowski, Dear Rebbe: Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson Corresponds with a Singer, a Writer, a Sculptor and a Holocaust Survivor, examines the Rebbe’s relationships with four important figures of the 20th century: sculptor Jacques Lipchitz, singer Jan Peerce, writer Chaim Grade, and philanthropist David Chase.
Daily Archives: April 7, 2019
The topics in this week’s 256th episode of the highly acclaimed popular MyLife: Chassidus Applied series, with Rabbi Simon Jacobson, will include: How Do I Deal with Online Addictions? Lessons from Beis Nissan: 100th Year Since the Rebbe Rashab’s Histalkus; I Find It Difficult to Identify with My Soul Being Divine; How Can We Say That Some Souls Are Closer to G-d Than Others? When Learning Rambam, Aren’t There Some Sections That Are Inappropriate for Teenagers? What Is the Idea of Olam Haba, and How We Can Say That Some People Will Not Have a Share in It When Every Soul Is Immortal?
There is a haven in Crown Heights, a Shul is bustling with activity, bringing community together. This Shul is a place where members feel a sense of belonging, looking out for each other and supporting each other in happiness and in times of need. The Geshem shul will be hosting its Woman’s’ auction event tonight. To purchase your tickets and support the Shul, please visit http://raffle.geshemshul.com/.
Hundreds of passengers pass through the Chabad Air counter at JFK Airport daily, many with inspirational stories about Chabad and the Rebbe. Today we present you the third in a series of those stories.
Otwok Poland (pronounced Otvotzk), one home to Yeshivas Tomchei Temimim had swastikas painted on a memorial for the victims of the Holocaust.
When a blood test showed a newly discovered but deadly infection in an elderly Brooklyn man hospitalized for surgery in Mount Sinai Hospital last May, a new challenge for modern medicine was born.
Today, Beis Nissan, marks the Yahrtzeit of the fifth Lubavitcher Rebbe, Rabbi Sholom DovBer Schneersohn (“Rashab”), who passed away in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, in 1920.
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.
Live broadcast at 11:45am: Chidon Sefer Hamitzvos Boys Tournament, where the finalists will face off in New York to test their mastery of Sefer Hamitzvos. The live stream can be viewed here on CrownHeights.info!
A unique memento will be handed out to all of this years Chidon participants, sponsored by the prominent philanthropist Rabbi Yossi Katz.
The Borenstein Family will be sitting Shiva for their mother Tzivia Libba Borenstein obm, at 37 Balfour Place in Crown Heights. Minyanim and Shiva times inside
The wedding of Mendy Babayov of Queens New York, and Dassi Ladayev of Crown Heights took place Wednesaday evening night at the Oholei Torah Ballroom.
A New York State judge has put in place a preliminary injunction against Rockland County’s controversial emergency order banning children from public places without being vaccinated against the measles.