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    New Engagement!

    Zemach (ben Stewart) Diament (Montreal, Canada) and Batya (bas Moshe Chaim) Cohen (Crown Heights) Share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window) Click to share on...

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    Weekly Living Torah Video: Glimpses of R’ Binyomin Klein

    The My Encounter with the Rebbe team presents some snippets about Rabbi Klein, who was a true friend and supporter of the My Encounter project. Share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Click to...

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    Weekly Unique Photo of the Rebbe

    CrownHeights.info and Lubavitch Archives present a unique photo of the Rebbe delivering a Maamar at a Farbrengen in 1970. Share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)...

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    Weekly Story: It Cannot Be Brought to the Table

    by Rabbi Sholom Avtzon One year, a businessman wanted to make kosher l’Pesach whiskey and he asked reliable rabbonim for a hechsher. One of the prominent rabbonim visited the factory where it was going to be produced and after verifying that everything is proper gave his stamp of approval for the production....

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    UK Votes to Leave EU; Prime Minister to Resign

    The UK has had its say, voting 52% to 48% to leave the European Union after 43 years. Britain voted to leave the European Union after a bitterly divisive referendum campaign, toppling the government Friday, sending global markets plunging and shattering the stability of a project in continental unity designed half a...

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    Behaaloscha Es Haneiros ● Vayishlach Yehoshua

    "Behaaloscha Es Haneiros. . .” (Chutz L’Aretz) Parshas Behaaloscha discusses a most peculiar...

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    Chinuch Hora’ah of the Day: buying a letter in a Sefer Torah...

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    Rabbi Heller: Crown Heights Eruv Is Reform Judaism

    In a follow-up Shiur on the Crown Heights Eruv delivered on Thursday, Rosh Kollel Rabbi Yosef Heller doubled down on his previous comments lambasting the Eruv and those who use it, saying it is akin to Reform Judaism. The Shiur coincided with the release of a Halachic ruling from the Crown Heights...

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    Shabbos at the Besht: Cooking with Solar Heat on Shabbos

    This Shabbos at the Besht, Rabbi Michoel Lerner, Rosh Kollel of 770 Montgomery, will lead a discussion...

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    Guardian Angels Founder Slams NYPD-Jewish Ties

    by Sandy Eller – VIN News Guardian Angels founder and popular radio host Curtis Sliwa minced no words on his WABC Drive at Five radio program on Thursday afternoon, taking direct aim at the NYPD’s Jewish liaisons and challenging police to reevaluate its coveted chaplaincy positions. Sliwa opened his program acknowledging that...

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    Rabbi Lau Gives Shiur in Tomchei Tmimim

    Chief Rabbi Dovid Lau, presently visiting England, was the guest of Tomchei Tmimim in London. Rabbi Lau...

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    A Small Bite of Shabbos Delight

    This week we learn, live and read the Torah portion of Behaaloscho (in Israel Sh’lach) and we...

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    The Only Option..To Make A Real Gevald

    THERE IS NO OTHER OPTION BUT TO MAKE A “REAL TUMULT,” A “REAL GEVALD!”. . . (Continued...

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    There Are No Atheists in 18 Holes

    “Don’t leave home without it!” is a credo of American Express that’s been adopted by Chabad rabbis,...

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    Baby Boy!

    Avremy and Mushka (nee Hecht) Scheinfeld (Crown Heights) Share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window) Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window) Click...

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    Baby Boy!

    Aaron and Miriam Cohen (Crown Heights) Share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window) Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window) Click to email...

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    85-Year-Old Finally Makes Up for Missing Big Day

    East London resident Samuel Lyons proves it’s never too late to have your bar mitzvah, after Hitler’s bombs cancelled his first attempt. From The Times of Israel: The date of Samuel Lyons’ bar mitzvah passed by uncelebrated. But then, almost nothing was regular for the hardy souls living in London’s East End...

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    Bais Chaya Mushka of LA Hosts Torah-thon

    The Torah-thon is an annual, meaningful, event hosted by the Bais Chaya Mushka Elementary School of Los...

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    Behaaloshcho: The Power of Teshuva

    Shliach Rabbi Yitzchok Minkowicz presents his weekly shiur on Parshas Hashovua. This week, Parshas Behaaloshcho, Rabbi Minkowicz...

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    B’ha’aloshcho: The Trumpets in the Mishkan

    Rabbi Nachman Wilhelm, dean of the Online Smicha program, presents another episode in his "Lesson from the...

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    Weekly Letter: Using Gimatria

    This week we present a letter from the Rebbe to an individual who suggested the use of ‘Gimatria’ for the Rebbe’s mitzvah campaigns. The letter, written originally in English, is from the archives of the Rebbe’s personal trusted secretary, Rabbi Nissan Mindel. ***                                                                                                          By the Grace of G-d Rosh Chodesh Tammuz, 5739 Brooklyn, N.Y....

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    Levi Goodman (Ashdod, Israel) and Soniya Chefer (Kfar Chabad, Israel) Share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window) Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new...

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    New Engagement!

    Levi Yitzchak Simon (Crown Heights) and Devorah (bas R’ Mordechai) Engel (Melbourne, Australia) Share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window) Click to share on Pinterest...

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    ‘Jewish Republic’ in Siberia Revived by New Torah

    The Jewish community of Birobidzhan, an ‘Autonomous Jewish Republic’ set up by Stalin in the Russian Far-East,...