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Kiddush Hashem: The Yohananoff Supermarket Sacrifices for the Shabbat

This past Friday afternoon Shabbat was greatly honored by a Ramat Hasharon supremarket from the Yohananoff supermarket chain. On Friday afternoon there was a power outage in Ramat Hasharon due to...

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“I’m a non-Jewish Iranian and I Want to Learn Torah”

Dr. Michael Ben-Ari who heads the “Otzmah Yehudit” party disclosed what is really going on in Iran with the riots taking place. But he has information from a pen-pal student...

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NY Knicks Kyle O’Quinn, The Bar Mitzvah Man

Kyle O’Quinn a basketball player on the Kew York Knicks likes his job at Madison Square Garden basketball court. But he recently discovered another job that he thinks may be...

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President Trump Commuted Shalom Rubashkin’s Jail Sentence

Last night, President Trump commuted Shalom Rubashkin’s 27 year jail sentence releasing him after serving 8 years in jail. Shalom was sentenced in 2009 for fraud and given 27 years...

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“The Jewish Nation Lost Its Central Spiritual Lighthouse”

The prime minister’s office released a special notice of mourning for the passing of the Torah Giant Rabbi Shteinman. “With deep pain I received the knowledge of the passing of the...

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Gallery of the Life of Rabbi Aharon Leib Shteinman Zt “l Of Blessed Memory

           

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See Many Thousands of Participants at Rabbi Shteinman’s Funeral

Hundreds of Thousands come to Bnei Brak to pay their last respects to Rabbi Shteinman. See short video of the masses below. Your browser doesn't support video. Please download the file: video/mp4

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Photos of Rabbi Shteinman’s Funeral

The loss is emense and hard to process. The Giant of the generation who had time for the simplest person. The father of thousands who sought his advice for years....

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Baruch Dayan HaEmet: Gadol Hador, Rabbi Aharon Leib Shteinman Passed Away This Morning

In the morning’s early hours Rabbi Shteinman’s health rapidly deteriorated and a few minutes before 8:00 he returned his soul to his maker. He was 104 years old. The Gadol Hador...

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First Baby Boy Named After Rabbi Shteinman this Morning

A few short hours after Rabbi Shteinman’s passing even before his burial a special brit took place in the Ludmir Synagogue in the Shikun Hey (fifth quarter) neighborhood of Bnei...

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An Island of Shabbat in a Sea of Politics

The Saban Forum organized by Haim Saban, is an annual dialogue between American and Israeli leaders from across the political and social spectrum, organized by the Center for Middle East...

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Rabbi Shteinman’s Condition has Dramatically Improved

According to Professor Motty Ravid, head of the Maaynei Hayeshua hospital, Rabbi Shteinman’s condition has improved dramatically. “He is in stable condition and the medications he received to prevent his...

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The Gadol Hador Rabbi Shteinman Prayed for Us for 100 years; Let’s Pray 100 Seconds for His Recovery!

In the last few hours Rabbi Shteinman’s situation has deteriorated and he is in intensive care. Because of this the Torah leaders, Rabbi Shalom Cohen, Rabbi Gershon Edelstein, and Rabbi...

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King Phillip VI of Spain Receives Blessing from Israeli Chief Rabbi Yitzchak Yosef

Upon seeing King Phillip VI of Spain the Chief Rabbi of Israel, Rabbi Yizchak Yosef made a benediction one says when seeing a monarch: “Blessed are you G-d, our Lord...

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Haredi Orthodox Couple Treats 50 IDF Soldiers to Ice Cream

Tamar Zeitlin is an artist that shared a post on her Facebook page that was heartwarming and went viral in a short time. In the Mamilla Pedestrian Mall as she...

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Did G-d Send Us a Message from the California Fires?

Both Jews and Christians were shocked this week from what was found in a California forest that was totally burned down. Well almost totally… before the fire there was a...

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Coming Soon – The Shabbat Project 2017

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“We’re Stuck in France without a Synagogue”

Religious Jews that went on an organized vacation in France were disappointed to find the town they were visiting had no synagogue or place suitable for orderly prayers and Torah...

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Jews Fleeing Venezuela

There are about 9,000 Jews in Venezuela today but with the rise in anti-Semitism many will choose to leave in the very near future. Just last week 26 Jews fled...

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Ruins from First Temple Destruction Found in City of David

In the National Park of the Jerusalem Old City Walls recent finds were discovered from the time of the destruction of the First Temple. On the Eastern slope of the...

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Good News: “The Bible Isn’t Just (for the) Religious, It’s For All of Us!”

The Ministry of Education is proud to announce their sweeping and dramatic changes in the way the Tanach (Bible and scriptures) are taught in government schools starting from the new...

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From Russian Jail to Russian Parliament

Yuli Edelstein was the first non-head of state to address the Russian Parliament in an official visit to Moscow. He said that he would have never dreamed he would speak...

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Trip Report: Jason Greenblatt in Saudi Arabia for Shabbat

Middle East Emissary Jason Greenblatt sanctified G-d’s name in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. He came with Trump on his visit to Saudi Arabia and had to stick around for Shabbat. He...

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“When I Put On Tefillin G-d Answers My Prayers”

Haaretz journalist Benny Tzipper used to urge readers not to put on tefillin and was alarmed about Chabad young men asking innocent men to put on tefillin (as if it...

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Bnei Brak Remembers Its Soldiers that Died in Battle Defending Us

A special memorial service was held for the fallen soldiers of Bnei Brak. Senior municipality members and hundreds of Bnei Brak residents participated. Cantor Chaim Elazar Hershtik lifted his voice...

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Anti Semitism Rises Greatly in US

Statistic show that there was an 86% increase in Anti-Semitic incidents this quarter year as compared to the last quarter of 2016. This was one of the findings of the...

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“My Mother Smuggled Food to a Jewish Family During the Holocaust”

“During WWII my mother smuggled food and drink to a Jewish couple daily,” Austrian Chancellor Christian Kern revealed yesterday (Sunday) while visiting Israel. He recounted this to Israel President Reuven Rivlin...

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Watch the Blessing of the Kohanim at the Kotel

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“How Will I Have the Strength to Do My Mission”?

The Degel Hatorah meeting on Wednesday night was graced with the presence of high ranking U.S. officials. Jason Greenblatt, President Trump’s envoy to the Middle East came to the meeting....

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Would You Like to Buy Baba Sali’s Book of Psalms?

In this morning’s Yisrael Hayom newspaper there’s an article publicizing the auction of Rabbi Yisrael Abuchatzeira’s book of Psalms in the “Jerusalem of Gold” Auction House. Rabbi Yisrael Abuchatzeira was also...

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Last will and Testament of Oldest Man in Jerusalem

Last week Chacham Zacharia Brashi passed away at the age of 116. He was a speaker and community leader in the Kurdish community who is survived by 29 grandchildren 72...

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Ivanka Trump Bakes Hamantashen

Ivanka Trump, President Donald Trump's daughter raised a storm in the social media when she put up a picture where she's making Hamantashen for Purim with her two children. “After...

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Torah Leaders Against Drunk Drivers

The days of Purim are very dangerous and they're prone to auto collisions. In the past few years, there were serious collisions caused by drivers who weren’t totally alert.  A strongly...

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Rabbi Shteinman: “On Purim Strengthen Your Faith in Divine Providence”

One of Rabbi Steinman’s closest students, Rabbi Moshe Yehuda Schneider explains that recently a group of young men asked Rabbi Shteinman: “What should we strengthen ourselves with this Purim, faith...

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More Anti-Semitism in the U.S.

Anti-Semitism in the US has reached Rochester in New York State.  At least 5 monuments were shattered yesterday and found thrown into the nearby street. This is the third incident of...

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It’s a Mitzva to Tell Authorities About Illegal Fireworks Merchants

“Since it’s a matter of pikuach nefesh, endangering lives, you are allowed to inform authorities if you told firecracker merchants to stop selling and they ignore you.” These were the...

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China is Proud of Saving Jews

In recent years the Chinese government wants to show its past with the Jewish people in China. China reminds the world they received us with open arms during difficult times. A...

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A Bomb Exploded in Kever Rachel

This morning (Tuesday) a bomb went off in the Kever Rachel compound. Thankfully there are no injuries though on person was treated for shock. A week ago security forces detained 7...

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Missionary Invited to Speak at Orthodox Synagogue

HELP!!!!!!!!!! Great big Chillul HaShem being made!!!! Am Israel, we have a kehila of over 1000 Modern Orthodox Jewish families in danger and they don't even know it. The leadership at Boca...

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Kindness Saves Lives, Even Your Own

Over the years you have made an enormous impact on my life. I have no idea how long I've been receiving the Kindness emails but it's been many, many years....

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Rabbi to Community: Appreciate America and Tone Down the Criticism!

An Orthodox Rabbi in Chicago exhorts his congregation to tone down criticism of leaders in America. His message reminds us that we are still in exile and should be grateful...

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Brussels Report: Jews and Israelis Were Targeted

The Belgium investigative agencies which investigated the suicide bombing attack in Brussels Airport last year indicate that the terrorists’ target was Jews, Israelis and Americans. One of the proofs they showed...

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JCC’s Across the U.S. Forced to Evacuate Due to Bomb Threats

After receiving bomb threat almost simultaneously across the U.S., many Jewish Community Centers were evacuated yesterday (Wednesday) as reported from many local sources. Just over a week ago 16 Jewish institutions across several...

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Police: No More Parking on Street Near Kotel

Will early morning worshippers at the Western Wall have to give up on praying there? On Tuesday morning worshippers came back to their cars and found notes stuck to them...

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Mazal Tov! You Have Quadruplets!

The Green Family who has boys this afternoon was blessed with quadruplets, 2 boys and two girls.  The family belongs to the Nadvorna court of Hasidim and this Shabbat will...

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Jerusalem Woman 96, Passes Away Leaving Over 1,000 Descendants

On Tuesday night January 3rd, Rabbanit Malka Rivka Kroise passed away in Hadassah hospital in Ein karem, Jerusalem. She was born in Jerusalem and came from an upstanding Hasidic family....

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Jared and Ivanka Kushner found a Home and a Synagogue

Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner found their home in Washington. Even more important, it seems they have found a synagogue too. The family is moving to Washington’s Kalorama neighborhood and...

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Marc Zuckerberg is Doing Teshuva!

According to a holiday message he posted on the social network he created, Marc Zuckerberg has found religion, it seems. On Christmas Day, Zuckerberg posted that he was “celebrating Christmas.” “Merry...

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Breaking News: Muslim Young Man Chases Down Assailant of Jewish Orthodox Woman

Chaggai Weiser  Just now: Two police cars and Shomrim flying though Coney Island chase down and stop a B68 bus on Ave M. A Jewish woman is said to have been...

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Ruchie Freier, First Chassidic Woman Court Judge

Ruchie Freier, a Chasidic female lawyer, was inducted as a civil court judge at Brooklyn Borough Hall. Freier, beat out two other opponents and is the first Chasidic woman ever...

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Rabbi Shteinman Recovering from Pneumonia

Yesterday Rabbi Aharon Yehuda Leib Shteinman, 103, was hospitalized with what looks like pneumonia in the Mayynei Hayeshua Hospital in Bnei Brak. He was taking antibiotics last week, but yesterday...

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 “After UN Resolution our Chanuka Candles Have Special Significance”

Yesterday (Sunday) evening, Chief Rabbi of Israel, Rabbi David Lau was honored with lighting the Chanukah candles at the Kotel. After lighting the candles he addressed the people present. Rabbi Lau...

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 Is there Anti-Semitism at U.K. University Campuses?

In April, Malia Bouattia won 50.9% of the vote becoming president of the National Union of Students, defeating incumbent, Megan Dunn. This despite an open letter from almost 50 Jewish...

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Rabbi Nachman’s Tomb Desecrated by Vandals

On Wednesday morning at about 2:00 am local Ukraine time, a gang of anti-Semitic vandals came to Rabbi Nachman’s gravesite in Uman and desecrated the site. Witnesses say they had...

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WATCH: Koshering the White House Kitchen for Hanukkah

Go behind the scenes in the White House kitchen for Hanukkah as the kitchen is kosherized under the supervision of White House Executive Chef Cristeta Comerford and Rabbi Levi Shemtov: Transforming...

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WATCH: President Obama at White House Hanukkah Reception: “Neis Gadol Haya Poh”

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Shneur Zalman Boaron Opens His Eyes

A week ago 13 year old Shneur Zalman Boaron was in a car crash and sustained injuries to his head that caused bleeding inside his skull. This bleeding can prove...

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Extensive Renovations Taking Place at Prophet Samuel’s Grave

Presently there is a lot going on at the site of Prophet Samuel’s grave.  Extensive archaeological digging is taking place as part of a bigger plan to make the site...

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In U.K.:  Man Guilty of Anti Semitism

The Court in Britain found a man guilty of waging an Anti-Semitic campaign against a member of the Parliament, JTA reports. Joshua Bonehill-Paine launched a vile internet campaign against MP Luciana...

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75 Years After the Holocaust These Survivors Put On Tefillin for the First Time!

75 years after the Holocaust, which claimed the lives of 6 million of our people, 12 survivors from the town of Olevsk merited celebrating their Bar Mitzva, where they put...

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Rivlin Apologizes After the Storm He Caused: “The Shabbat Watches Over the Jewish Nation”

Apology after upsetting statement: President Reuven Rivlin issued a statement in which he apologized for a previous statement he made. “In my words I wanted to express my sincere concern for...

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Who is Like Our Nation

Last week Rabbi Dovid Moshe Yisrael of Ashdod left this world losing his battle to illness. The picture of his orphaned son Shloimie, sitting “shiva” all by himself spread in...

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Ha Ha (Not) Very Funny!

A Jewish teen's birthday party in Paradise Valley, Arizona backfired when young party goers brought cupcakes decorated with swastika symbol. The teen's mother posted the incident on Facebook. She wrote that...

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Insensitivity Sinks to New Heights

 Just as The U.S. has an ice skating show "Dancing with the Stars" and the UK has "Dancing on Ice", in Russia they have a celebrity ice-skating show named "Ice...

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Some Halachic Guidance for the Fires Raging in Israel

Rabbi Shmuel Eliahu was asked what a person should do if he sees an Arab starting a fire on Shabbat, (this is also true during the week too). Rabbi Eliahu...

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Special Prayers for Israel Battling Blazing Flames

Chief Kabbalist Rabbi David Batzri, appeals to Jews worldwide with a request to pray these special prayers against blazing flames in Israel. Psalms, Chapters 20, 83 and 127 and other special...

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What Did Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky Answer, When Asked if the Messiah will Come this Year?

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Veteran Chazan, Rav Ben Zion Shenker, Passes Away, 92, o.b.m.

Rabbi Ben Zion Shenker, one of the most famous composers of Jewish music, passed away at the age of 92 in his home in Flatbush, New York. He was the...

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Trump’s Lawyer Guest Speaker At Agudah Convention

The annual Agudah convention in the US just finished. This seminal event is attended by a who’s who in the U.S. chareidi community including heads of yeshivahs, magnates, and community...

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Two Years After the Synagogue Massacre, Har Nof Residents Still Suspicious

The Bnei Torah synagogue in Har Nof, Jerusalem, will note this week the date of the terrorist attack that occurred 2 years earlier on November 18, 2014 in which 4...

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RARE PHOTO: Trump’s Father Donated Land for a Cheder

Kikar Shabbat has recently released a rare photograph showing Fred Trump, father of United States President-elect Donald Trump, whodonated land that he owned for the establishment of a Talmud Torah (cheder) in...

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2016 Shabbat Project Summary: 1,150 Cities, 94 Countries, One Million Participants

South African Chief Rabbi Dr. Warren Goldstein, the founder and director of The Shabbat Project which was first introduced in South Africa in 2013, said in satisfaction that this year’s...

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Tefillin Mistakenly Thrown Out Found After Days-Long Search

Tefillin are among the most precious possessions of any religious man. It is not just because of the price, which can be $2000 for a quality pair. They are holy...

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North African Holocaust Survivors Eligible for Grants

The British Six Point Foundation is calling on survivors of WWII from North Africa living in the UK to apply for grants. Although it is little known, Jews in North...

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Senior Trump Adviser Stephen Bannon to Attend ZOA’s Gala Dinner

Stephen Bannon, President-elect Donald Trump’s chief strategist and new press  chief, has been maligned non-stop by the media and Jewish liberal organizations who have been venting their disappointment and hysterically...

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Rabbi Riskin Appoints Woman to Head West Bank Rabbinical Court

Times of Israel reports that the chief rabbi of Efrat, Shlomo Riskin, appointed Jennie Rosenfeld as director of a rabbinical court for property claims in the West Bank town of...

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New Book on Rudolf Kasztner Unequivocally Proves His Guilt

British Jewish historian Paul Bogdanor has published a new book “Kasztner’s Crime,” in October about the role of the controversial wartime Zionist leader, Rudolf Kasztner. His goal in his 10...

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Donald Trump’s Inner Circle Contains Many Jews

The media both in the U.S. and Israel keeps rehashing that President-elect Donald Trump’s supporters have links to the anti-Semitic far right and he’s a favorite of prominent white supremacist...

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Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Features Chazan Night on Krystalnacht Anniversary

On the 78th anniversary of Krystalnacht, the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra presented a repertoire of classic Jewish songs sung by the chazonim Nesanel Hershtik (from the U.S.) and Avreimi Kirshenbaum (Israel)....

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USA Today Poll Names Dan’s Deals #1 Travel Blog

USA Today’s Travel Media Group runs regular 10Best Readers Choice awards that give readers the opportunity to vote for their favorites in a variety of categories.  Their last contest was...

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Arab Woman Who Collapsed on Plane Saved by Chassidic Paramedics

Jews in the City reported a heartwarming story of Jewish kindness:  Two Satmar chassidim, Beirish Shonbrun and Avraham Meir Miller, living in Kiryat Yoel in New York, were on their way...

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Start the Day with a Mitzvah: Tehillim for Rabbi Yitzchak Ezrachi

Harav Hagaon Yitzchak Ezrachi, one of the roshei yeshivah in Yerushalayim's Yeshivas Mir, was hospitalized last week at Hadassah Ein Kerem. After being rushed to the hospital and undergoing a...

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Did the Zohar Predict a Trump Victory?

Attorney Marc Zell, chairman of the Republican Party in Israel, recently revealed that a mekubal from Bnei Brak related to him that, according to the Zohar, Donald Trump will be...

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Ancient Gold Coin Discovered in Kafr Kana

During the first day of a Kafr Kana archaeological excavation, members of the Upper Galilee Leadership Academy discovered an ancient gold coin and several silver coins.   "While shoveling soil into the...

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HaRav Ben-Tzion Mutzafi ben Tovah: Please Pray for His Physical Well-Being

The community is requested to continue praying for the healing of HaRav HaGaon Ben-Tzion (Mutzafi) ben Tovah. The rabbi's health has deteriorated over the last month to the point where...

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1000-Year-Old Arabic Inscription Discovered in West Bank Mosque Calls Temple Mount by Its Jewish Name

At a conference on Thursday, archaeologists Assaf Avraham and Perez Reuven presented an ancient Muslim inscription that refers to the Dome of the Rock on the Temple Mount as "Bait...

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Four Stolen Torah Scrolls Returned to Brooklyn Synagogue

Four Torah scrolls valued at some $240,000 that had been stolen from Rabbi Beyda’s Shul located at 808 Avenue O near East 8th Street on Simchat Torah, were returned in...

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Philippine President Duterte Visits Synagogue to Apologize for Hitler Remark

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte visited the Beit Yaacov synagogue in Makati (greater Manila) on the second day of Rosh Hashana to personally apologize to the Jewish community for comparing his...

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160 Flights With 30,000 Breslavers Headed from Israel to Uman This Week

This week, 160 flights will set out from Ben Gurion Airport in Israel for Uman, where 30,000 Breslaver chassidim plan to spend Rosh Hashona with “Rebbe Nachman”. The Breslaver rebbe...

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What Feeding an Army on Rosh Hashona Looks Like

The IDF has completed its preparations for Rosh Hashana for all its soldiers in dozens of army bases and outposts in its army, navy and air force branches. What does Rosh...

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Anticipated Impact of Jewish Votes This US Elections

It is well known that Jews in America are more left leaning than the entire country as a whole. Now a new poll by Steinhardt Social Research Institute broke down the population...

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Aleppo Jews in Israel Pained at City’s Annihilation

Yossi Antebi and David Ginzi are two former Aleppo Jews who immigrated to Israel who are saddened by the city's decimation today, Ynetnews reports. Antebi, an 80-year-old resident of Tel Aviv...

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Chinese Authorities Close Down All Jewish Institutions in Kaifeng

  According to a report in The New York Times, over the past few months Chinese authorities have closed down the few Jewish organizations in the city of Kaifeng. Communist China has...

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Uman Street Named After Rabbi Nachman

The Uman City Council voted unanimously to change the name of Balinsky Street, located near the shrine of Rabbi Nachman, to Rabbi Nachman of Breslov Street. The name change was required...

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World’s Oldest Man to Celebrate the Bar Mitzvah He Never Had

The family of the world’s oldest man, 113-year-old Yisrael Kristal, a Holocaust survivor living in Israel, have decided they will celebrate with him the bar mitzvah he never had in...

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Shomrim Neighborhood Patrol Founds Branch in Uman, Ukraine

In preparation for the tens of thousands of pilgrims who will be visiting the gravesite of Rabbi Nachman of Breslav in Uman for Rosh Hashana, Jewish volunteers are opening a...

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Rabbi Moshe Weiss o.b.m: The Chasid Who Invented the Sound Bender

Rabbi Moshe Weiss, a Chabad chasid who had created the Sound Bender that increases the strength of tablet and iPads, has passed away at the age of 41 in St....

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Spiritual Leader and Holocaust Survivor Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis Passes Away

  Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis was born in 1936 in Szeged, Hungary, the daughter of the city's Chief Rabbi Avraham Halevi Jungreis. After surviving the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp, the surviving members of...

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Security Stepped Up Around Jewish Community in London

With the growth in terrorist threats all over Europe, countries have been upping security arrangements in particularly vulnerable areas. While Jewish institutions have high security in place already for years,...

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Manuscript of Ben Ish Chai Found In Saddam Hussein’s Offices

After the lost book Kavtziel by the Ben Ish Chai was found 3 years, now another book has been published based on the Ben Ish Chai’s discourses on the weekly...

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Tisha B’Av at the Western Wall: Saturday Night 5776 – See Pictures

Credit of all photos - Flash 90.    

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The Torah World is Struck By Grief: Rabbi Aryeh Finkel Passed Away

The Torah world is mourning the loss of a beloved Torah giant with the passing of the spiritual dean of the Mir-Brachfeld yeshiva, Rabbi Aryeh Finkel. Rabbi Finkel, 85, was a...

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Israeli Soccer Star: I’m Leaving the Super League Because of Shabbat

Yair Azulai, 39, has been identified with soccer since the age of 18. He played for Hapoel Kfar Saba, Raanana, and Bnei Yehuda, and was hired two years ago to...

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“Jewish Jordan”: I Missed the Championship Ring but the Ring of Shabbat Lasts Forever

Tamir Goodman made history as first Jewish player to play Division 1 sports while wearing a yarmulke and not playing on Shabbos, reports Jew in the City. He was ranked...

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MK Yossi Beilin: Judaism is first in my life, before being Israeli

  In an interview for a Channel One film about the exalted Torah scholar Rabbi Yosef Shalom Elyashiv who passed away four years ago, MK Yossi Beilin professed his deep connection...

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Hollywood Star Natalie Portman Incorporates Shabbat in her Life

In an exchange of letters between Natalie Portman and Jonathan Safran Foer that was recently publicized in the New York Times, the young Hollywood star explained the reason why she...

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Emotional: The exceptional dedication of Gavriel Sasson in memory of his children

On Monday, Gavriel Sasson dedicated a visitor’s room at the King David Shrine on Mt. Zion, Jerusalem in memory of his 7 children who died in a fire two years...

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Attending Religious Services Reduces Risk of Death

JAMA Internal Medicine, a peer-reviewed medical journal published twice a month by the American Medical Association in the U.S., carried out a study to find out how attending religious services...

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Religious beatboxers stun crowds on America’s Got Talent

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The New English Website – We Are Finally on Air!

Things began moving two years ago. Hidabrut’s web site changed its face and contents, turning from a primarily video site into a huge and multi-dimensioned content portal. The makeover was...

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Most Beautiful Mikve In The World?

A sumptuous new Mikve was dedicated this week in the Sakolniky district of the Russian capital Moscow, exactly ninety years after Rabbi Yosef Yitzchak Scheersohn, the previous Rebbe of Lubavitch,...

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Kids Mega Challah Bake Breaks Records

1,128 children participated in a record-breaking event last week which was designed to encourage unity and break the barriers between various different affiliations of Jewish children. The event, created by...

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Hidabroot English Television Network

The Hidabroot world organization has a mission to reach every Jew around the globe, in every language, to an array of media channels communicated by digital media. Currently Hidabroot is...

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Palestinian Marranos?

A mezuza hidden behind a cupboard? Tefillin hidden in socks? If this sounds to you like the period of the Marranos in Spain or Portugal, you might well be right....

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Ezrat Nashim – Emergency Medical Services

In the face of mountains of paperwork, miles of red tape, opposition and naysayers, a group of determined women defied the odds on a crusade to meet the needs of...

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Instead of Parchment, the Hand Tefillin Contained a Note “You Blew It”

After 11 years of not checking the tefillin, an 80 year old traditional Jew decided to have them checked by scribe Liran Crispin. He never imagined that for over a...

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Rav Shteinman Shlita About His Daughter-in-Law: “She Was a Pure Woman”

“She was a pure woman”, said Rav Shteinman Shlita upon the passing of his daughter-in-law, Rebbetzin Chana Shteinman, who passed away yesterday (9/8/2014) in the early morning hours. A friend of...

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Même la résistance laïque fondait devant sa bonté et sa grâce. Mes Adieux à mon Rav le Rav Yaakov Eidelstein  zatsal.

Oriane Reiss Même la résistance laïque fondait devant sa bonté et sa grâce. Mes Adieux à mon Rav le Rav Yaakov Eidelstein  zatsal. Oriane Yiska Shabbat a grandi à Ramat Hasharon mais...

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א׳ באדר ה׳תשע״ז (27 בFebruary 2017)

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Frissonant!

 Frissonant! Pourquoi le risque de mort subite du nourrisson augmente lorsqu’il se trouve chez la nourrice ?   Cette semaine, en une heure seulement, trois bébés ont perdu la vie, alors qu’ils se trouvaient...

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