A new Shiur was started in the United Arab Emirates for the Jewish community there by Rabbi Levi Duchman. Among the participants at the Shiur was Yehudah Meshi-Zahav, the head of the ZAKA organization who was visiting from Israel.
The Shliach of Ethiopia, Rabbi Eliyahu Chaviv, was seen in front of the airport in Addis Ababa, the Capital of Ethiopia, together with members of the Israeli Consulate and members of Zaka, who arrived to help after the tragic plane crash.
Menachem Farkash – Bellevue, WA, to Mimi Dahan – Crown Heights
Baby boy to Levi and Chavi (nee Mangel) Simpson – Cincinnati Ohio
Aharon Berelwitz – Natick, MA to Shoshana Goldberg – Ann Arbor, MI
Baby boy to Nachman and Mussi (nee Vogel) Rivkin – Crown Heights
Boruch Chaikin – Toronto Canada to Shaina Dworcan – Montreal, Canada
L’Chaim: Tonight (Wednesday) at Lubavitch Yeshiva
Yehoshua Resin – Los Angeles, CA to Rivka Gittel Newman – Crown Heights
L’Chaim: Tonight (Monday) at Lubavitch Yeshiva
New question on AskTheRav.com: Does a piano belong In a Chassidishe home? See full question, and Rabbi Yosef Yeshaya Braun‘s response • Full Story
In connection with Reb Zalman Shimon Devorkin’s Yartzeit on Yud Zayin Adar, we are republishing a gallery documenting Reb Zalman Shimon’s Levaya which the Rebbe attended • Photos
Like every year , the shliach to Elad, ER”Y, Rabbi Yosef Yitzchak Silverman has composed a new song in honor of the Rebbe’s upcoming 119th birthday on Yud Aleph Nisson • Listen
The London-based Arabic newspaper Rai Al-Youm, reports that Russia, in cooperation with the Syrian and under Israeli pressure, has been making “significant” efforts to locate the body of Israeli spy Eli Cohen in order to transfer it to Israel • Full Story