This Shabbos at the Besht: Rav Sholom Shuchat serves as Dayan on the prestigious Beth Din of the Union of Orthodox Rabbis of the USA and Canada. He will be giving an overview of the Halachos of Sukkos.
Daily Archives: September 25, 2020
Being that Thursday was Vov Tishrei, the yahrzeit of the Rebbe’s mother, Rebbetzin Chana, I am posting some anecdotes I have heard over the years in farbrengens or from those who personally noticed it.
Author and historian, Rabbi Chaim Dalfin, gave a moving tribute to Rabbi Aryeh Lasky, who passed away Wednesday night, the 6th of Tishrei, 5781.
Ask The Rav, a Chabad website for asking Halachic questions to a Rav, has published a list of commonly asked questions regarding Yom Kippur, along with the answers.
This brings a whole new meaning to the phrase “cashing out” on an insurance policy. A group of firefighters battling a blaze in the Flatlands area of Brooklyn found that it was raining money, almost $1 Million’s worth, after they cut through a ceiling to get to a fire.
Four people were wounded, two of them seriously, in a stabbing attack in the 11th arrondissement of Paris Friday. Initial reports claim the perpetrator yelled “Allahu akbar” during the attack.
Courtesy of Lubavitch Archives, we present a weekly photo of the Rebbe doing kisui hadam during Kaparos.
The Gedaliah Society has posted an urgent update for the Crown Heights Jewish community regarding the continued spike in COVID-19 cases.