The Bolshaya Bronnaya Synagogue in Moscow was opened in 1883. It was a private synagogue founded by a successful businessman, millionaire Lazar Solomonovich Polyakov who was the head of the Jewish community in Moscow. The synagogue was initially an ordinary Moscow house. It was bought by Polakov and reconstructed by the […]
Menucha Rachel’ Synagogue in Hebron is the oldest Chabad synagogue in Israel and perhaps in the entire world.
Menucha Rachel’ Synagogue in Hebron is the oldest Chabad synagogue in Israel and perhaps in the entire world. In 1819, Rabbi Dovber of Lubavitch, the second Rebbe of Chabad Chassidic movement and the son of Rabbi Schneor Zalman of Liadi sent a group of followers led by Rabbi Shimon Shmerling to establish […]
Getzel Lifshitz, a member of the Jewish community in Perm, Russia celebrated his 100th birthday this week. Rabbi Zalman Deutch, The Rabbi of the community (and Chabad shliach) gave him a new pair of #Tefillin as a present for his birthday. В эти дни пермская еврейская община отмечает замечательный праздник: […]
Visitors pray with others at the resting place of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson to mark the 24th anniversary of the Rebbe’s passing, at Old Montefiore Cemetery in the Queens borough of New York on Friday, June 15, 2018. Tens of thousands of people were expected to visit the resting place, […]
770 Eastern Parkway, also known as “770”, is the street address of the central headquarters of the Chabad-Lubavitch Hasidic movement, located on Eastern Parkway in the Crown Heights section of Brooklyn, New York. The house was built in 1920 and originally served as a medical center. In 1940, the building […]
Check out thisNYPD officer at evening prayer service in Crown Heights, Brooklyn. Source: Bentzi Sasson
Imagine you could open your eyes to see the good in every person, the positive in every circumstance, and the opportunity in every challenge. – The Lubavitcher Rebbe Source: Power of Speech by G
Welcome to the Shul of Bal Harbour. It all began in 1981 in sunny South Florida feet away from the pristine Miami beaches and world famous Bal Habour Shops. Rabbi Sholom D. Lipskar would stand on Collins Avenue for hours asking passerby’s if they were Jewish and would like to join in a Minyan. […]
Johnny Jablon began preparing for his bar mitzvah in Poland in the summer of 1939. A month later, the Germans invaded. Now 92 years of age, Jablon returned to Poland for the first time since World War II to finally celebrate his bar mitzvah. Born the second of three sons […]
Good Morning from Latrun, Israel. Rabbi Nochum Katsenelenbogen of Chabad Owings Mills laying Tefillin and saying Shma with Sheldon (Shabsi) Griner, a Holocaust survivor on top of an Israeli army tank, assisted by a loan IDF soldier. Mr. Griner was born in 1938 in Lublin, Poland and was saved by a […]
Check Out The Biggest Seder in the World! 1,824 people will gather together tonight and make history at the biggest Seder in the world which will take place in Ko Samui, Thailand. This Seder arranged by #Chabad, is one of hundreds of sedorim organized by Chabad Shluchim (emissaries) in 92 […]
“About 30+ years ago, my grandmother visited the Lubavitcher Rebbe in New York for a blessing, along with thousands of other daily visitors. She received a crisp dollar bill from The Rebbe, as he stood for hours distributing dollar bills to every visitor. My grandmother saved it and had these […]
An Israeli tourist enjoying the festival of Holi, also known as the “festival of colours” in Kathmandu, Nepal puting on #Tefillin at #Chabad house in Kathmandu.
SPOTTED: An Israeli tourist enjoying the festival of Holi, also known as the “festival of colours” in Kathmandu, Nepal puting on #Tefillin at #Chabadhouse in Kathmandu. Source: Bentzi Sasson
Good Morning from Atibaia, São Paulo, Brazil #tefillin #selfie #telfie Source: Bentzi Sasson Chabad Young Professionals of Hoboken & Jersey City
The very first gathering was in 1987 with hundreds in attendance. Today, 30 years later, there are nearly 4,700 families of shluchim in more than 90 countries around the world that have come together for this annual event. Source: Bentzi Sasson
Judaica Art, Art Classes, Paint Parties & More 30% Off! Discount Code VBSHXE Click photo for more information. Click photo to purchase. I discovered my passion for art at a very early age. Who knew a passion for crayons would lead to a full-time career! My paintings are inspired by the […]
Um dos momentos mais emocionantes de hoje no Fest Rio Judaico. Colocando tefilin com um sobrevivente de Auschwitz, Boris Bessen, de 98 anos, que diz: “nunca tive mais orgulho de ser judeu do que hoje.” One of today’s most exciting moments at Rio’s Jewish festival, ‘Fest Rio Judaico’. Putting […]
Check out these amazing Humans! Thanks to Chabad of Puerto Rico along with WIZO Florida for their tremendous relief efforts on the ground. But there is still more to be done. How can you help? Click here to contribute: chabadpr.com/reliefmatch Every dollar counts, please donate what you can.
Representing WIZO Florida, Goldy Retchkiman and Fuente Latina’s Gloria Garces headed to Puerto Rico today with a camera crew from Telemundoand the Mayor of Miami Beach. They arrived with tons of aid and essentials to assist the victims and survivors together with Chabad of Puerto Rico. Their goal is to […]
“My great great great grandfathers ultimate wish was to one day visit Israel. He lived until 94 but never fulfilled his life long dream.”
“Last summer I went to Israel and prayed at the Kotel with his siddur and in some way I helped fulfill it for him. G-d truly works wonders. My name is Menachem Mendal Krashunsky. I’m 18 years old I had my Bar Mitzvah 5 years ago, but it was not […]
About an hour into the 8 hour flight, one of the young passengers, a little boy with Autism, started to have a meltdown.
“So we just flew back from chaperoning an amazing trip thanks to MAYANOT: Taglit-Birthright Israel. The connecting flight had been delayed 3 hrs. and everyone was tired. About an hour into the 8 hour flight, one of the young passengers, a little boy with Autism, started to have a meltdown. […]
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Today marks the 23rd yartzeit of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, Menachem Mendel Schneerson. “We are all one.” ? May his memory be a blessing
“On my way back from my army base up north in israel, my bus was full with soldiers who were on their way home”
“So I ask them if they want to put on Tefillin and they all said yes. This is a photo of one of them that I took, a photo that I just can’t stop looking at again and again. #ShabbatShalom #IDF #Tefillin50” – Yair Meir Atar
Check out this #TELFIE from Machu Picchu, one of the 7 wonders of the world. Where is an interesting place you’ve put on Tefillin? We would love to see it! Join us as we celebrate together with Chabad.org, 50 years devoted to the wonderful work of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, placing […]
Source: Bentzi Sasson ? #MothersDay: This Sunday