The topics in this week’s 345th episode of the highly acclaimed MyLife: Chassidus Applied series, with Rabbi Simon Jacobson, will include: Is There Spiritual Significance to the Landing on Mars and the General Exploration of Space? What Is the Significance of the Frierdiker Rebbe’s Arrival to the “Lower Hemisphere? Why Would G-d Create Amalek as Evil People and Then Command Us to Obliterate Them? Why Are Pesachia and Hadassah Called by Their Secular Persian Names, Mordechai and Esther? Did Haman Work as a Barber Before Getting a Job in Achashverosh’s Court? Why Is There a Custom to Wear Masks on Purim?
Daily Archives: February 21, 2021
After a 12-day sea voyage, the previous Lubavitcher Rebbe, Rabbi Yosef Yitzchak Schneersohn (1880-1950), disembarked at the New York harbor on the 9th of Adar II of 1940, following his miraculous rescue from Nazi-occupied Warsaw.
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today updated New Yorkers on the state’s progress during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The statewide positivity rate, now at 2.99 percent, dropped below 3 percent for the first time since November 23.
With great sadness we report the passing of R’ Yosef Yitzchok Charitonow OBM, a resident of Crown Heights who passed away early Sunday morning, the 9th of Adar 5781, after a short illness.
Watch live Sunday at 2:00PM: The closing ceremony of the 13 annual CTeen Shabbaton will be streamed live featuring a live concert by music sensations Benny Friedman and rapper Nissim Black, raffles, comedy, and talks by inspiring teens.
On Thursday, ו אדר, the girls of Bais Rivkah High School decided to bring some joy and celebration in the Purim spirit. An ice cream truck was ordered to come by lunch, and brighten everyone’s day with some sweet ice cream.