“I’m not your typical Ultra Orthodox Jew. Nine years ago freinds took me to Uman (a pilgrimage site for “Breslov” Hasidim Jews), where I discovered the teaching of Rabi Nachman. It was like an awakening for me and I became a ‘Breslov’. Wearing black doesn’t make you a better Jew […]
“My grandfather served in the IDF during The War of Independence in 1948. They are all examples of strength and hope and my mom pictured here is proof of that.”
“Jerusalem 1953-8 years after the end of the Holocaust. Pictured here are 7 survivors: (from right to left) My grandparents, my great aunt and uncle, their step sister , my great grandfather and his 2nd wife. The baby is my mother. Born in Jerusalem where my grandparents met and married […]
On the left, Ron Mendil loads an artillery shell in 1983. Flash forward to 2013 where his son, Sergeant Bar Mendil, fulfills the same important duty.
Defending Israel in the Artillery Corps is a tradition for the Mendil family. On the left, Ron Mendil loads an artillery shell in 1983. Flash forward to 2013 where his son, Sergeant Bar Mendil, fulfills the same important duty.
“We don’t know why people have the challenges they do But whatever it is, may you have the strength to get through!”
“When I first came to this city 6 years ago I was scared and nervous, there was so much I didn’t know Would the Dr.’s here know what to do to help me I couldn’t stop worrying about wha the future would be But BH’ a miracle happened at UPMC […]
“This is my son Nitzan putting on teffilin in his bunk at Camp Newman in Santa Rosa, CA. He told me that he was bored, so I said, “Have you davened yet?” He smiled and started laying the teffilin right then.” – Shoshana Bochner