After 6 months of fear, pain, and the unknown, the children of Rabbi Yudi Dukes were finally allowed into the hospital to see their father, feel his embrace, and to receive a personal blessing for Rosh Hashana from him in person. No words can describe the emotions that took place today. – Sarah Dukes
Picture of the Day
Courtesy of Lubavitch Archives, we present a weekly photo of the Rebbe listening to the blowing of the shofar.
After the historic peace agreement was signed between Israel, the United Arab Emirates and The Kingdom of Bahrain, a minyon Mincha took place on the white house lawn. The sight is humbling.
United States Peace Ambassador Jared Kushner gave His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa bin Salman al-Khalifa of the Kingdom of Bahrain a Sefer Torah for a Synagogue in Bahrain during peace efforts made between Israel and the nation.
Courtesy of Lubavitch Archives, we present a weekly photo of the Rebbe with members of Tzivos Hashem.
Geoffrey Davis lived in Crown Heights in his youth and has a story of the Rebbe to tell that touched him until this very day. So inspired, he wrote a comic book about the incident, which ultimately became an animated video on YouTube with over one Million hits. Davis made a stop on to visit Rabbi Naftali Sirota who drives the Crown Heights’s Jewish Library Bus, and donated a copy of his book to the library.
After Farbrengeging a whole night in Yeshivas Lubavitch Cincinnati for Chai Elul, Rabbi Sholom Mordechai Rubashkin was seen davening at the “Amud” at Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport.
Despite there being no plans for a labor Day Parade, the NYPD is definitely gearing up for an active weekend. A slew of NYPD vehicles can be seen lining the median of Empire Blvd, ready for action.
Courtesy of Lubavitch Archives, we present a weekly photo of the Rebbe during davening at a children’s rally.
Courtesy of Lubavitch Archives, we present a weekly photo of the Rebbe as he welcomes back campers to Crown Heights..
This is a stunning image of Hurricane Laura, now a category 4 hurricane, churning in the Gulf of Mexico. The photo was taken by NASA astronaut Chris Cassidy aboard the International space station.
It’s been a successful summer! The entire YKK took their group photo having hosted over 850 campers and staff per session, and ensuring that each one had the best summer possible.
Courtesy of Lubavitch Archives, we present a weekly photo of the Rebbe as he leaves the library building next to 770.
Courtesy of Lubavitch Archives, we present a weekly photo of the Rebbe as he receives an Aliya.
It’s started! Oholei Torah has begun the process of demolishing the first house off the corner of Brooklyn Ave, making room for new construction to expand Oholei Torah’s busy campus.
A rare picture of a Lubavitcher printing the Tanya in the city of Beirut, during the Southern Lebanon War was posted by@menachem04 on Twitter. The printing was carried out by instruction of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, in three Lebanese cities that were formerly populated by thriving Jewish communities, and which at the time were under IDF control.
Courtesy of Lubavitch Archives, we present a weekly photo of the Rebbe as he waves to young children as he goes to daven.