Men, women and children celebrated the 38th Grand Siyum Harambam at ‘Chabad Gate’ in Thornhill, ON, with guest speaker Rabbi Menachem Matusof, Senior Shliach of Alberta • Full Story, Photos
Men, women and children celebrated the 38th Grand Siyum Harambam at ‘Chabad Gate’ in Thornhill, ON, with guest speaker Rabbi Menachem Matusof, Senior Shliach of Alberta.
The focus of the message, as introduced by Rabbi Levy Jacobson and elaborated on by Rabbi Matusof: “We can learn from the Rambam the Geon Yaakov – acting proudly to accomplish whatever is necessary and proudly express ourselves, without any reservation or shame CH”V, in the learning Rambam, the Rebbe’s mivtzoim, and the message of Moshiach’s imminent arrival. Each individual must realize that it is up to him/her to achieve this goal without relying on others to do it.”
Rabbi Hirschel Gourarie was Master of Ceremonies and Rabbi Zalman Aaron Grossbaum opened the festivities.
The event was l’zechus Moshe ben Victoria – may he have a full and speedy recovery.
Rabbi Aron Kamman was mesayem, and Rabbi Levy Jacobson conducted the hascholo l’zechus Nechama Dina bas Sarah Baila – may she have a full and speedy recovery.
Several sets of Rambam were raffled. Mesivta Lubavitch of Toronto joined the celebration and brought along with them much chayus and niggunim.
Yasher koach to R’ Eli Serebryanski and to all the organizers and sponsors of this event.