Saturday, / September 30, 2023
Articles Filed Under “Holiday & Shabbos”
Chabad And The Orthodox Union to Host Shabbaton for the Deaf
(lubavitch.com) This weekend, May 16-17, Chabad of Pinellas County will be hosting the Orthodox Union's Our Way program for a Shabbaton for the deaf in Palm Harbor. Geared…
Accra, Esquel, Pervoo . . . Jews Connect Despite Distance
(lubavitch.com) It was a rocky start for two of the hundreds of Chabad-Lubavitch rabbinical students dispatched by Merkos, the Lubavitch educational division (with the support of regional Chabad…
Poland: Chabad Seders in 8 Cities, President Receives Matzah
(lubavitch.com) Poland’s President Lech Kaczynski recently took time to learn about the holiday of Passover and its rituals from his country’s director of Chabad activities,…
Seoul’s Jews Invited to First Civilian Passover Seder
(lubavitch.com) South Korea’s Jews are responding to colorful invites from their new Chabad representatives announcing the first civilian Passover Seder there. Until now they had only one option—to…
From Ethiopia to Estonia, From Pulpit to Potatoes, Chabad Students Toil for the Seder
(lubavitch.com/lns) Two hundred eighty three young rabbis updated their U.S. passports for their Passover assignments that will see them producing Seders in Goa, India; Varna,…
500 Chabad-Lubavitch Rabbinical Students Set Out On Passover Tour
(lubavitch.com/lns) As part of its traditional Passover outreach, Merkos L’Inyonei Chinuch, the educational division of Lubavitch Headquarters, is sponsoring the itineraries of 500 rabbinical students…
In New Hampshire, Kids, Parents Prepare for Passover With Chabad
An article in Tuesday's Nashua Telegraph, Rabbi's Bakery Blends Families, Bread, by Dean Shalhoup, featured a lively profile of New Hampshire’s Rabbi Levi Krinsky in…
Largest Food Bank in Israel Prepares To Feed 25,000 Families
(lubavitch.com/LNS) At a warehouse in Kiryat Malachi, volunteers are working at a feverish pace packing canned goods, fruits and vegetables, oil, matzah, and wine into hundreds…
Novosibirsk: Purim Will Be Joyful Despite Anti-Semitic Posters
(lubavitch.com/lns) Authorities in Novosibirsk have yet to determine who was behind the anti-Semitic posters put up on the doors of residential buildings in this Siberian…
When Purim Meets Shabbos . . .
Shabbat as a day of rest goes head to head with Purim parties this year. Chabad centers the world over are working creatively so Jewish…
Of Heroines and Beauty: Women’s Purim Pageant To Explore Jewish Themes
(lubavitch.com/LNS) On March 12, a royal court of Jewish princesses will gather in Eugene, OR. The upcoming holiday of Purim celebrates the heroics of Queen…
On College Campuses, Purim Partying Begins Early This Year
Counting down to spring break cheers sleep-deprived and paper swamped college students. But the timing of the vacation has some Chabad campus representatives pulling sleepless nights.…
Chabad of Upper Midtown Launches Building Campaign
On a chilly Sunday night last week,  just across the street from the U.N., New York City moms and dads and their preschoolers, museum patrons…
10,000 At World’s Largest Chanukah Festival
An overflow crowd of 10,000 men, women and children gathered in the eluxe outdoor theater at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach, Florida on Tuesday evening…
Update: Chabad Raises Jewish Profile in Poland
In an event rich with implications for Jewish life in Poland, Chabad-Lubavitch introduced the tradition of Chanukah's menorah lighting to the Polish Parliament this Chanukah.…
Governor Corzine Celebrates Chanukah With Hoboken’s Jews
Miracles were on NJ Gov. Jon Corzine’s mind when he kindled Chabad of Hoboken’s 6-foot tall menorah at City Hall before a crowd of 300…
EU President Pottering Meets With Chabad Reps
The President of the European Parliament, Hans-Gert Pöttering met early this week with Rabbi Levi Matusof at the EU center in Brussels. Chabad rabbis representing…
Menorah Lights Kindled in Omaha
Chabad joined the stricken community of Omaha, Nebraska in gathering for candlelight vigils for the victims of Wednesday's tragic shooting spree in Westroad Mall. In…
Chabad To Light Menorah In Polish Parliament (Sejm)
Yet another addition to the roster of public and prominent spaces now displaying giant menorahs, Chabad-Lubavitch of Warsaw will be conducting the first  menorah lighting…
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