Beis Din Unified; Full Story
Zeh hayom asah HaShem, nagilah v’nism’chah vo! The Chairman of the Vaad Hakohol, R’ Zaki Tamir, publicized that Achdus has finally been achieved Baruch Hashem.
Woman Killed, 3 Injured at Chabad of Poway
Pesach concluded with the terrible news of a mass shooting at Chabad of Poway, near San Diego in California. Mrs. Lori Kaye lost her life, and the injured Rabbi Yisroel Goldstein seized the opportunity to bring light to the world, calling for a Moment of Silence in public schools.
Buyers Beware: Mezuzah Scandal Uncovered
Just as Jewish law demands that the food that is eaten be ‘Kosher”, the same applies to a Mezuzah. Unfortunately, many stores, even operated by Orthodox Jews, are selling Mezuzah’s which have questionable kosher status or simply not kosher. Rabbi Moshe Dovid Wolf of Chicago, decided to test the market and see for himself what is going on.
Ad Mosai?! Rabbi Zalman Baras, 38, OB”M
With great pain and sadness, we inform you of the passing of Rabbi Zalman Baras, OB”M, Mashpia in the Cincinnati Yeshiva. He passed away today, Thursday, Lamed Adar Rishon. He was 38-years-old.
New Niggun Chosen for Kapitel 118
A panel of seasoned Ba’alei Menagnim selected the Nigun for Kapitel 118 in Tehillim, in honor of the Rebbe MH”M’s birthday. For several hours, R’ Zalman Laufer, R’ Shlomo Leib Abramowitz, R’ Zalman Baumgarten, R’ Berel Zucker, and R’ Eliyahu Eidelman listened attentively to over 40 (!) Niggunim submitted by Chasidim from around the globe.
SHOCKING! Shluchim Beaten, Robbed in Chabad House
The Shluchim in Nairobi, Kenya, East Africa, Rabbi Shmuel Notik and his wife Chaya, were robbed by a group of five locals over Pessach, at the Chabad House in the city.
MicDrop: Some Ignore Rabbonim, Others Accede
Being that the event was geared towards members of the Crown Heights community, local Rabbonim felt the responsibility to speak out against it • Eli Nash, a financial supporter and co-founder of MicDrop, shared on Facebook that the upcoming MicDrop event scheduled at Aliyah, will be canceled.
Rabbi Avtzon Delivers Prayer in US Congress
Kiddush Hashem: Rabbi Gershon Avtzon, Rosh Yeshiva of Yeshivas Lubavitch of Cincinnati, delivered the opening prayer in the United States House of Representatives in Washington, D. C., the nation’s capital.
Devastating: Lubavitch Bochur Murdered in Chicago
With great shock and sadness we inform you of the untimely passing and shocking murder of Eliyahu Moscowitz, HY”D, a 24-year-old Lubavitch Bochur from Chicago, was murdered in a shooting on Monday night, the evening of Simchas Torah.
Philippines Inaugurates 6 Story Chabad
At 10 years of amazing service to the community, Senior Shliach in the Philippines, Rabbi Yossef Yitzchak Levy announced the Grand Opening of the new beautiful building he built for Chabad! The Chabad House is a replica of the original 770 in New York, Beis Chayeinu and was inaugurated on Sunday, the 17th of Kislev.