If you can smell latkes frying in the air, it means Chnukah is here. And if you needed another sign – that’s here too: A new music video from the Maccabeats.
With all the crazy latke ideas out there, some times you just want to keep it simple. These three easy latke methods will have you eating delicious potato goodness in no time.
Just in time for Chanukah comes the latest upbeat release from the Holocaust Survivor Band, a triumphant song of survival titled ‘Let the Light Shine On.’ With music and lyrics by prolific songstress Cecelia Margules, Let the Light Shine On pairs Israeli superstar Gad Elbaz with concentration camp survivors Saul Dreier, Ruby Sosnowicz, and the newest member of the team, Morris Dan, as they take their uplifting message to the Brandenburg Gate, once a symbol of Nazi power.
While everyone is busy eating the best donuts, making latkes and opening presents; Shuey from MItzvah Boulevard is hard at work making sure that everyone stays safe this Chanukah. He put together a short reminder clip with his 8 best Chanukah safety tips!
JLI presents two thought-provoking and inspiring short videos for Chanukah, titled ‘The Immortal Flame’ and ‘Supernatural.’
Rabbi Yitzchok Minkowicz, director of Chabad Lubavitch of Southwest Florida, delivers his insights on this week’s Parsha — Mikeitz. This week Rabbi Minkowicz answers the question: Is this world one big Dream? Plus: Bonus video for Chanukah on how we can invite miracles into our lives in the extended article.
It’s the season of joy, lights, family and… doughnuts! Meir Kalmenson teamed up once again this year with his good friend, Kosher Guru, to discover the best doughnut in town!
There’s an important lesson we can learn from the candles that we light each night of Chanukah.
Giant Menorahs are lit each Chanukah at iconic sites around the world, and in the most remote, unexpected, and breathtaking locations. Wherever there is a Jew, there is a message of light. Be that light. Light that flame.
Join the live broadcast of the lighting ceremony of the National Chanukah Menorah located on the Ellipse at the White House in Washington D.C. Featuring musical performances: popular chassidic rock band “8th Day”; Miri Ben Ari; the “United States Air Force Band”; and “The Three Cantors”.
This lecture by Rabbi Mendel Kalmenson on the Jewish perspective of Lennon’s hit “Imagine,” and its relevance to current societal and political trends and movements, took place at the 12th annual National Jewish Retreat.
This new inspirational video from JEM features an English letter from the Rebbe “to all participants in public Lighting of the Chanukah Menorah in the USA.”
“We’re very tuned into the bad… but 1,000 good things happen to us a day,” says renowned and veteran educator Mrs. Dena Gorkin, principal of Bnos Chomesh Academy, in the seventh and final installment of her video series on Chinuch. “A child’s happiness is integral to her education, but how do we actually teach happiness?”
This Chanukah holiday season, the New York Boys Choir released an inspiring and fun-filled music video titled “Chanukah“.
Hundreds of Jews from all over Antwerp, Belgium, participated in the chain of Chasidic events organized in honor of Yud Tes Kislev – Chag HaGeula, by Anwerp’s Chabad House under the leadership of Belgium’s Head Shliach Rabbi Shabtai Slavaticki.
Algemeiner Editor-in-Chief Dovid Efune recently appeared on JBS’ “L’Chayim” program and held a wide-ranging discussion with host Mark S. Golub about many pressing issues related to the Jewish people and State of Israel.
This week’s edition of MyLife: Chassidus Applied with Rabbi Simon Jacobson, Episode 192, will air tonight, Sunday, here on CrownHeights.info, beginning at 8:00pm. This week Rabbi Jacobson will address the topics: Are We Doing Enough to Spread the Sheva Mitzvos Bnei Noach? Can Chassidus Be Taught to Non-Jews? Any Directives Regarding a Younger Sister Getting Married Before Her Older Sister? Chassidus Applied to Chanukah.
This week’s Living Torah program from JEM shines a light on the charity of philanthropists Mr. and Mrs. Mel Landau of Miami.
Following President Trump’s announcement recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, this morning, an Arab wearing a Keffiyah and holding a Palestinian flag took a baseball bat to a kosher supermarket in Amsterdam, while police stood by and watched. Only after the supermarket was destroyed, did they intervene and arrest him.
There’s trouble in the air. Agent 18 spotted a delivery man carrying boxes of “moldstein chocolate” into a grocery store that sells “Goldsteins chocolate!”
WATCH LIVE: In honor of Yud Tes Kislev, the Chag HaGeulah of the Alter Rebbe, a large Farbrengen in talking place in the Veredsky Hall on Avenue L in Flatbush featuring guest speaker Rabbi Sholom Kaplan.
On 19 Kislev 5559 (1798), the Alter Rebbe, R. Schneur Zalman of Liadi was released after being imprisoned by the Russian authorities. Today marks the anniverssary of this holiday known among Chassidim as the Rosh Hashana of Chassidus.