Seventh Children’s Sefer Torah Completed Forty Years After First

The first children’s Sefer Torah was finalized in 5741 (1981), on the 20th day of the Hebrew month of Av, the anniversary of the passing of the Rebbe’s father. Exactly 40 years later, the seventh Torah scroll was finished in the same place.

Video of the Day

It’s straight out of a movie. A pair of gunpoint carjackers were tracked and caught on Washington Ave in Crown Heights Wednesday night, and the car recovered.

Weekly Letter: Why Are They Not Saying It?

During our present confusing times, when even men of science seem to be compromised, afraid to lose their position, and we cannot truly know what is fact and what is not – we present a letter of the Rebbe that addresses this very question: if men of science are aware of what modern science says about “laws” and “theories” of science, especially as it pertains to the theory of evolution (one of the weakest theories) – why are they not saying it?

JLI: The Deepest Part of the Soul

During the year 1827 in Russia, Jewish boys were taken from their homes to military training camps know as ‘Cantons’. These boys became to be known as ‘ Cantonist’ were never heard from again. This is a story of one of the Cantonist.

Chabad of Flandre Marks Chof Av With Farbrengen

A farbrengen was held at the Chabad of Flandre in Paris, France Wednesday night, to mark the Yartzeit of the Rebbe’s Father, Reb Levi Yitzchok Schneerson obm. The farbrengen, which was broadcast live, was led by Rabbi Levi Azimov, Rabbi Elchanan Morozow, Rabbi Yitzchok Gabbai and Rabbi Binyomin Mergi.