B"H Wednesday, 28 Iyar 5777 | May 24 2017
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The 770 Challenge
 Amazing Etch-a Sketch 770 
Photograph: Lubavitch.com
Jason Swartz, a member of Chabad of Memphis, Tennessee, drew an artful rendition of Chabad Lubavitch’s headquarters at 770 Eastern Parkway in Brooklyn.A commercial pilot, Swartz creates Etch-a-Sketch art in his free time and worked for hours-long stretches over the course of many weeks to get the portrait of 770 just right ■ more
    
 
Lag Ba'Omer Parade 5777
 What You Missed: Maor Parade Special 
Photograph: Screen Shot
A technical glitch at the Great Parade prevented many from enjoying a video clip that was specially produced for the event. The popular Maor Kids Videos released a Parade Special, welcoming everybody to the Great Parade and helping kids get started with their brachos. Enjoy ■ more
    
 
Adds to their Desire
 Chinuch Hora'ah of the Day: 
...However, since it is tinokos shel beis rabban that we are speaking of (who are getting a proper education), this is done sincerely as a minhag Yisrael Torah hee, to the point that this adds to their desire to learn Torah (after Lag Ba’omer), and as a preparation beforehand ■ more
    
 
Lag Ba'Omer 5777
 Video: Lag BaOmer at Eiffel Tower, Paris 
Photograph: Mordechai Lubecki / Screen Shot
Lag BaOmer at the foot of the Eiffel Tower in Paris is always a well-attended event. Thousands of children paraded alongside dancing clowns and other attractions in honor of Rabbi Shimon Bar Yochai ■ more
    
 
Tonight at 8:00 PM
 Shloshim for Rabbi Beryl Epstein, OB"M 
Photograph: CHI
The Shloshim event for Rabbi Beryl Epstein ob"m will iy"h be held in Lubavitch Yeshivah Large Hall, tonight, Monday, the 19th of Iyar, at 8:00 PM ■ Please be sure to finish the Mishnayos ■ more


    
 
REPLAY!
 The GREAT LAG BA'OMER PARADE 5777 
Did you miss it? No worry; click on the link and watch the replay ■ The Great Lag Ba'Omer Parade will be broadcast LIVE! here at Shturem.org, beginning at 10:00 AM New York time, and 5:00 PM Eretz Yisroel time. Thousands of children and their parents will be attending the greatest Lag Ba'Omer Parade ever. The live  broadcast is generously provided by Jewish.tv. Don't miss ■ more
    
 
Leb'n Mit'n Rebbe
 Special: Lag B'Omer Parade 5730 
Leb'n Mit'n Rebbe: The Lag B'Omer Parade of 5730 was a huge success. For the first time in the history of the Parades, floats were introduced, to the delight of the crowds. As the groups marched, passing the Rebbe, they waved to the Rebbe, and he smiled and waved back ■ more
    
 
Lag Ba'Omer 5777
 Nachle: 2,000 Rejoice with Rabbi Shimon 
A huge crowd of 2,000 celebrants - men, women and children - attended a Lag Ba'Omer event in honor of Rabbi Shimon Bar Yochai. The traditional hadloko was lit by Moro D'asra Rabbi Yitzchok Yehuda Yaroslavsky, and commenced with the recitation of the 12 Pesukim and Maamorei ChaZaL ■ more
    
 
Lag Ba'Omer 5777
 Gala Parade, Hadloko, Upsherenish & Raffle 
Photograph: Shneur Schiff
The children residing in and in proximity of The Rebbe's Kfar paraded in achdus last night in honor of the holy Tanna Rabbi Shimon Bar Yochai. After the parade the traditional bonfire was lit ■ more
    
 
Leb'n Mit'n Rebbe
 Are Colored Eggs a Minhog Lubavitch? 
Photograph: Illustration
Eating tinted eggs was a Jewish custom for Lag B'Omer since the histalkus of Rabbi Shimon Bar Yochai. When non-Jews adopted the practice for their "yom eidam', many Jews abandoned the minhog ■ more
    
 
Rabbi Simon Jacobson
 MyLife: Chassidus Applied Episode 162 
How Can I Apply Lag B’Omer to My Life? When is Being “Wild” Appropriate? Does Chassidus Applied Compromise the Integrity of Chassidus? Are Some People Superior to Others? How to ‘Own’ the Place You’re In? Rabbi Simon Jacobson will clarify these issues and much more on the special Lag Ba'Omer edition of MyLife: Chassidus Applied Episode 162 ■ more
    
 
The Chassidishe Parsha
 Maamar Parshas Emor: "Usfartem Lochem" 
Parshas Emor discusses the Mitzvah of celebrating the festivals. It goes through each one of the festivals, with its unique commands and prohibitions. The festival of Shavuos is proximate to the Holiday of Pesach, falling on the fiftieth day, after 49 days of counting , after the second day of Pesach ■ more
    
 
Rabbi Yitzchok Minkowicz
 Parshas Emor: Can Everyone Be Helped? 
In his weekly Parsha lesson, Shliach Rabbi Yitzchok Minkowicz answers the question for Parshas Emor: Can everyone be helped? Rabbi Minkowicz's shiurim are based on the Sichos Kodesh of The Rebbe ■ more 
    
 
Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine
 Jewish Man Attacked with Ax, Badly Injured 

A 26-year-old Jewish man was attacked by an ax-wielding neighbor earlier in the day in the Ukrainian city of  Dnepropetrovsk. The young man was badly injured and rushed to the hospital, where he underwent surgery ■ Head Shliach and Chief Rabbi Rabbi Shmuel Kaminezki,  told Chabad.org that the operation was successful, and that the young man’s status remains “serious, but stable ■ more  


    
 
Leb'n Mit Moshiach
 Hashem is With Yidden in Every Golus 
Rebbi Shimon bar Yochai said: Come and see how beloved are the Jewish people before Hashem, in that to every place to which they were exiled the Shechina went with them. They were exiled to Egypt the Shechina was with them... They were exiled to Bavel, the Shechina was with them...and when they will be redeemed in the future the Shechina will be with them. This statement of RaShBY needs to be understood ■ more
    
 
New WhatsApp Series
 Derher Marks Six Day War Anniversary 
With the onset of the 50th anniversary of the Six Day War, a new WhatsApp series by A Chassidisher Derher, gives insight into the Rebbe's unique perspective and instructions regarding these historic events ■ This, and the fascinating events that followed, including the launch of the groundbreaking Mivtza Tefillin, are explored in a brand new WhatsApp series by A Chassidisher Derher ■ more
    

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