B’nai Brith Canada on Sunday expressed concern after two Jewish boys were assaulted in the heart of the Greater Toronto Area Jewish community. The incident occurred on Saturday afternoon, when two boys wearing kippot were walking near the Garnet A. Williams Community Centre in Thornhill, north of Toronto.
Daily Archives: August 4, 2019
The Kehot Publication Society has published the calendar of Rambam: 3 three Perakim a Day for the year 5779-5780. The calendar covers the daily learning of the Rambam, with the dates, and corresponding perakim.
Watch as Rabbi Mendel Blau, of Yeshiva Chovevei Torah in Crown Heights gives a shiur on the exact location of the Beis Hamikdash And Har Habayis.
In a rare and unusual gesture, German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier on Sunday arrived on a personal visit to the home of the Chief Rabbi of Berlin, Rabbi Yehudah Teichtal, a week after he was attacked by anti-Semites as he walked home from the synagogue.
In honor of the Shloshim of Reb Yosef Kievman, we present an excerpt from the Shloshim event held last Thursday night, recounting his incredible & colorful life story. It includes a short history of many Chassidim, their escape from Russia and anecdotes with the Rebbe.
The topics in this week’s 271st episode of the highly acclaimed MyLife: Chassidus Applied series, with Rabbi Simon Jacobson, will include: Is There Life on Other Planets According to Torah? Does Cholov Yisroel Effect Our Emunah? Is It Appropriate to Paint a Mural of the Alter Rebbe on an Alley Wall? How Can We Explain the Many Wives of Yaakov, Shlomo and Others? I Am No Longer Frum and Feel like I Am Dying Inside. What Can I Do? AA and the 12 Steps: Is It Legitimate According to Torah and Chassidus? Why Is It so Bad to Commit Suicide?
Chabad in Cheadle, England, has successfully been running for over 20 years by Rabbi Peretz and Rebbetzin Chavi Chein. Due to severe rain a river burst it’s banks, flooding all the mikvah and part of the Chabad House with water. Help the Shluchim get the Mikvah back up and running.
The NYPD 71st Police Precinct, which covers majority of Crown Heights, will be hosting a Night out against Crime on Tuesday August 6th. The event will take place on Montgomery St between Rogers and Bedford Aves.
On Sunday, the Israeli Defense Ministry’s Directorate of Defense Research and Development (DDR&D) and the Office of the Head of the Armored Corps, completed a demo event to reveal the platforms developed within the framework of the Carmel Program.
This vintage photo is of Rabbi Kolodny’s a”h Class at Yeshivas Achai Temimim taken in the zal in 770. Can you help us identify all the students in the photo?
Last Sunday, the Gan Yisroel family joined together with Rabbi Yerachmiel Jacobson to dedicate a new staff zal in Gan Yisroel Parksville. The zal was dedicated in honor of his father Rabbi Betzalel Jacobson A”H.
Police confirmed that at least 9 people were killed and 16 others injured in a shooting in downtown Dayton, Ohio last night. The mass shooting came less than 12 hours after the another mass shooting in El Paso, Texas.
In a historic move, the famous kosher brand Manischewitz’s, is selling some of its most famous products to other companies, including its famous square matzos. This follows a past sale of its wine division, previously sold in 1987.
A Jewish cemetery was vandalized in a village in the Czech Republic, where unidentified perpetrators smashed at least one headstone and etched obscene drawing on several others.
United Lubavitcher Yeshiva on Ocean Parkway was vandalized this past week, just a month before the beginning of the new school year. Items were thrown out and the building damaged.