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Funding Approved
 Agri Approved to Reopen 
Cedar Rapids, IA - A bankruptcy court in New York has approved funding that will allow the nation's largest kosher meatpacking plant to reopen ■ more
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Urgent Appeal
 Holtzberg Family Trust Fund 
Holtzberg Fund
Holtzberg Fund | Photograph: Shmais
In the aftermath of the tragedy and burial of our beloved family Gabi & Rivky Holtzberg HY"D our family has set up a trust fund for their two dear children ■ So please help as much you can. 100% of your donation will go into a trust to help pay for Moshe and Dov Ber Holzberg's education and care for their lifetime ■ more
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Orphaned Boy Is Focus
 "Somber Israel on Tuesday" 
The Holtzberg and Rosenberg Families
The Holtzberg and Rosenberg Families | Photograph: Shturem
JERUSALEM — A somber Israel on Tuesday buried six victims of last week’s terrorist attack on a Jewish outreach center in Mumbai, India ■ Two of the victims, Rabbi Gavriel Holtzberg, 29, and his wife, Rivka, 28, were serving as emissaries in India for the Hasidic Chabad-Lubavitch movement ■ read more
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Messengers of Good
 Shluchim Mourned in Overland Park 
Kansas City
Kansas City | Photograph: CHRIS OBERHOLTZ
Mourn but also empower yourselves to do the same as the Holtzbergs by doing something good for those around you and by being nice, said Rabbi Chonie Friedman, the executive director of the Chabad-Lubavitch Torah Learning Center in Overland Park, where the memorial service was conducted ■ more
    
 
500 Attend
 West Bloomfield Honors Mumbai Victims 
Photograph: Levi Stein, Shturem
WEST BLOOMFIELD -- About 500 people gathered Monday night for a memorial and solidarity vigil to pray for the victims of the attacks in Mumbai, India ■ more
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JLI Presents
 A Kiddush Hashem in Life and Death 
From the Video
From the Video | Photograph: Shturem

One short week after the horrors in Mumbai began, and only five days after the Shluchim Rabbi Gavriel and Rivky Holtzberg HYD lost their lives al kiddush Hashem, JLI  presents a touching, loving and emotional video presentation about the Holtzbergs, and the lives they touched ■ more 

    
 
Mishnayos and Gemoro
 Shluchim Unify in Learning L'Iluy Nishmas 
Photograph: Shluchim Exchange
As the family of Shluchim worldwide mourns our tragic loss of haShluchim hakedoshim Rabbi Gavriel Noach and Rivkah Holtzberg HY”D, it would be most appropriate for us to unify in completing both Mishnayos and Gemara l’iluy nishmason during the shloshim period ■ more
    
 
Mazel Tov
 A New Gavriel Noach Chaim 
Bris Pillow
Bris Pillow | Photograph: Levinejudaica.com
Amidst the sorrow and the mourning, it is refreshing to bring this news item to our readers. On Tuesday morning, Levi & Rivky Wilhelm of Crown Heights had the Bris for their newborn son whom they named Gavriel Noach Chaim ■ more
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Sue Fishkoff
 Rebbes Army Soldiers On 
“We are not afraid at all,” he said. “We can’t understand why this happened to the Holtzbergs; it’s very hard, of course. But we are sure this is the right path for us.” ■ more
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First Hand Report
 My Shabbos in Mumbai 
Photograph: Shturem
I met Holtzbergs last week during my first Shabbat in Mumbai. I emailed them a month before coming to India , and then again when I finally landed in Mumbai. I got an immediate reply with an invitation to join them for the Shabbat, which I promptly did right away ■ more 
    
 
Marshall Grossman in L.A.
 1,000 People Gather in Westwood for a Memorial. 
Anne Cusack / Los Angeles Times
Anne Cusack / Los Angeles Times | Photograph: Anne Cusack / Los Angeles Times
Jews in Los Angeles on Sunday mourned a slain couple who had run a Mumbai Jewish center besieged by terrorists. As local leaders decried the attack in India, arrangements were underway to move the emissaries' 2-year-old son Moshe to Israel, where he will live with his maternal grandparents and the nanny who rescued him. ■ more ■
    
 
Three New Projects
 Yagdil Torah : More Torah in Memory 
Yagdil Torah Shiur
Yagdil Torah Shiur | Photograph: CrownHeights.Info
The anguish is great and hard to put aside. Someone from our family was taken away in a terrible way. There is something we can do. Doing something for them will be a comfort. Something that will add light to their Holy Neshomos up in Gan Eden ■ more
    
 
Emotional and Painful
 CNN Interview with Rabbi Krinsky 
Rabbi Krinsky on the Air
Rabbi Krinsky on the Air | Photograph: Shturem
Two hours before Shabbos arrived, on that terrible day that we thought would never end, a CNN correspondent arrived to interview Rabbi Yehuda Krinsky ■ Rabbi Krinsky expresses the painful loss of such young and devoted Shluchim ■ more 
    
 
Dealing with Questions
 What to Tell Our Children? 
Photograph: chabad.org
By now the question has been asked millions of times: "How?"
How could a young family, shluchim, who gave so much of themselves to the Rebbe and Am Yisroel be taken from us in such a terrible way? Did Hashem cast aside the tefillos of millions of Jews from every community from all corners of the Earth ■ more
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Torah, Tefillah & Tzedaka
 Childrens Rally 11:00am EST & 9:00pm EST 
Shluchim Kids Rally
Shluchim Kids Rally | Photograph: Crown Heights Info
Join together with Shluchim and their children from around the world for an International Children’s Rally of Torah, Tefillah & Tzedaka. (Schools and Chedorim are welcome.) Today, Sunday 3 Kislev 11:00am EST & 9:00pm EST ■ more 
    
 
Kansas Citians Recall
 Kansas Citians Knew the Holtzbergs 
Photograph: Shturem
Rabbi Gavriel Holtzberg and his wife, Rivka, ran the Chabad-Lubavitch center in Mumbai, India. As with other people around the world, Rabbi Berel Sosover, 28, of Overland Park, was following this week’s events in Mumbai, India ■ more
    

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