Presented here are three videos, one of the Rebbe leading Sefiras Haomer, the counting of the day, one of the Rebbe speaking of the auspiciousness of the Omer days, and a story of the Rebbe regarding someone who crossed the International Date Line during this time period.
Daily Archives: May 5, 2019
In this week’s 259th episode of the highly acclaimed popular MyLife: Chassidus Applied series, Rabbi Simon Jacobson will have a conversation with Rabbi Goldstein on the following topics: Chassidus Applied to Rosh Chodesh Iyar, Beis Iyar and Kedoshim and Its Relevance to the Tragic Shooting in Poway; After Your Harrowing Experience, Staring Death in the Eyes, Where Do You Find the Energy and Courage to Be Such a Powerful Advocate of Spreading Light? What Is Kiddush Hashem? What Can I Do to Muster Strength When All Seems Lost? Where Is G-d in All of This? Why Did the Rebbe Emphasize a Moment of Silence? What Can Each One If Us Do to Make This World a Better Place and Bring Moshiach?
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 fourth in a series of those stories.
With great sadness we report the passing of Rabbi Chaim Itche Kugel OBM, a longtime Crown Heights resident and son-in-law of famed Chosid Rabbi Avrohom Mayor. He passed away on Sunday, the 30th of Nissan, 5779.
With great sadness we report the murder of Pinchas Menahem Pashwazman obm, a Gerrer chosid and father of 2 originally from Monsey NY. He was killed when a rocket landed near him in Ashdod, critically injuring him. He later died of his wounds.
A Russian passenger plane made an emergency landing at a Moscow airport after a fire broke out while in the air as per a state media report. Videos circulating on social media show passengers using emergency exit slides to escape the Aeroflot aircraft.
One person was critically injured Sunday evening after nearly three dozen rockets were fired at southern Israel from the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip. He later died in the hospital from his wounds.
Hamas operatives attempted a cyber attack on Israeli targets, and were thwarted by Israeli cyber units. The building in which the Hamas cyber unit worked from was leveled.
As rockets rain down on central and southern Israel, the spirits of the boys in the Chabad Cheder in Rechovot could not be dampened. Even while taking shelter in the school, the boys sang about not fearing despite the challenges.
The L’Chaim of Eli Gross and Adina Rochel Deutsch, both of Crown Heights, took place at Lubavitcher Yeshiva Thursday night.
With rockets continuing to fall throughout southern and central Israel, the military has stepped up its retaliatory attacks. Infrastructure and Hamas targets continue to be hit, while targeted assassinations, a successful method, have begun again.
Three more people were killed in Israel as rocket attacks continue from the Gaza strip. The near constant barrage also injured over 100 people, with Israeli retaliation continuing overnight.