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 Antwerp Tmimim Conclude European Tour 
 The students of Yeshivas Tomchei Temimim of Antwerp, Belgium, young Shluchim from all around Europe and the former USSR, spent an inspiring and uplifting Shabbos in Budapest, Hungary, together with the yeshiva staff and hosted by the local Shluchim ■ more
 CTeen Chapters Countdown to NYC Shabbaton 
As the CTeen INTL Shabbaton draws closer, chapters from around the world have begun preparing for the momentous and record breaking weekend. The 9th annual CTeen Shabbaton, which will take place IY”H 27-30 Shevat, is expected to draw over 2,000 teens, shluchim, and chaperones ■ more
Chabad on Campus
 Lamdeni: 109 Students Go to Yeshiva 
Chabad on Campus International has reported that during the fall and winter semesters alone, 109 students from 42 universities have attended Jewish learning programs with the assistance of their Lamdeni Initiative. The students spend at least three weeks in learning programs based in Israel and the United States ■ more
First Stop: Prague
 Antwerp Tmimim on Historic European Trip 
Tmimim studying in Tomchei Tmimim Antwerp set out on a unique trip across Europe. Their first stop was Prague, where they davened at the kever of the MaHaRal, ancestor of the Alter Rebbe. At the gravesite they sang the nigun of the Three Tenuos and chazzered a Sicha about the MaHaRaL ■ more 
Mivtza Sheva Mitzvos
 Jamaica: Shliach Joins Fight Against Crime 
Photograph: The Gleaner

Rabbi Yaakov Raskin, co-director of Chabad of Jamaica, said the community, which numbers approximately 350 islandwide, is appalled by the senseless bloodshed and is convinced that education, coupled with a greater connection to G-d, will help to solve the problem. "With G-d willing, we are reaching out to schools across Jamaica with the intent to start giving lectures and presentations about the seven Noahide, or Universal, Laws ■ more

Impacting UK and World Jewry
 Lew's Torah: Honoring 50 Years of Shlichus 
Shliach Rabbi Shmuel Lew
Shliach Rabbi Shmuel Lew | Photograph: Archive Photo
A Sefer Torah has been commissioned by the Lew family honoring their parents, Rabbi Shmuel and Rebbetzin Hindy Lew of London.Rabbi Shmuel and Rebbetzin Hindy Lew have been icons in the world of Torah transmission, and in their more than 50 years as Shluchim in the UK, they are an example of the Living Torah, impacting Jews of all ages, worldwide ■ more
From 40 to 1,516
 Countdown Begins for Huge CTeen Shabbaton 
It’s that time of year again; The CTeen International Shabbaton, the largest youth Shabbaton in the country, is less than three weeks away. What began nine years ago with forty-teens has expanded to 1,516 set to arrive this year, iy’h. When calculated with chaperones, and staff, the number jumps to a whopping 2,034 participants, making this the largest Shabbaton to be hosted in Crown Heights to date ■ more
International CKids Club
 International Shabbos Dinner Unites Thousands 

As the sun set on Friday night, the 22nd of Teves, mothers, fathers, and children throughout the world joined together for an unforgettable celebration of family, unity, and Shabbos. A project of CKids of Merkos 302, and in conjunction with Tzivos Hashem, The International Shabbat Dinner transcended all borders, uniting Jewish families—from Hong Kong to Arizona—for a fun and meaningful Shabbos meal experience ■ more

Yom HaBohir Yud Shvat 5777
 Lubavitch Montreal: All - Night Farbrengen 
Photograph: באדיבות המצלם
Anash of Montreal, Canada held a special farbrengen in honor of Yud Shvat on Motzoei Shabbos Parshas Bo. Rabbi Sholom Ber Cohen of Yeshiva Tomchei Tmimim farbrenged with the large crowd. The farbrengen continued until the wee hours ■ more
130 from 17 Universities
 Canadian Student Shabbaton Largest Ever 
Hundreds of Jewish college students from across Canada gathered for a one-of-a-kind Shabbos experience in Niagara on the weekend of Rosh Chodesh Shvat. The Chabad on Campus Canada Shabbaton provided a fully immersive Shabbos that featured world-renowned teachers and speakers, educational and entertaining workshops, a mega Shabbat dinner, and a musical, candle-lit Havdalah service at Niagara Falls ■ more
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 Tragic: HaTomim Meir Yaakov Yosef Hillel OBM 
Third tragedy in 24 hours - AD MOSAI?? With great sadness, shock and pain we inform you of the untimely passing of Hatomim Meir Yaakov Yosef (Yanky) Hillel OBM, of Montreal, Canada, who had been bravely battling an illness. He was 17 years old. The levaya will take place today, Wednesday, in Montreal ■ more
ONE Act of Goodness & Kindness
 Billboard Campaign Will Hasten Moshiach 
Photograph: CJN
Chabad Rabbi Yoseph Zaltzman hopes a billboard campaign that brings the Lubavitcher Rebbe’s message to the Greater Toronto Area will “hasten the coming of Mashiach.”Since December, 75 billboards have been posted around the city featuring an image of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, along with a message that says, “Let’s welcome Moshiach with ONE additional act of Goodness and Kindness ■ more
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 Jewish Community Mourns Thalia Hakin OBM 
The Jewish community in Melbourne, Australia, is united in grief following the death of 10-year-old Thalia Hakin, who was killed when a 26-year-old man plowed his car through a crowd of pedestrians at Bourke Street Mall on Friday afternoon.Thalia was among five people killed, including a 3-month-old baby boy. She was with her 9-year-old sister, Maggie, and her mother, Nathalie, at the time of the incident ■ more
Horrific Tragedy in Melbourne
 Beth Rivka Student Killed in Ramming Attack 
A 10-year-old Jewish girl from Beth Rivkah Ladies College in Melbourne is among three people killed in this afternoon’s car ramming attack in the CBD, The AJN understands. It is understood the girl’s mother and sister are in a critical condition in hospital. At approximately 1.30pm a car deliberately struck a number of pedestrians in the vicinity of Bourke and Queens Streets ■ more
After A Decade
 Tasmania: Historic Triple Bar Mitzvah 
Photograph: AJN
Before December 2016, the last time Launceston Synagogue celebrated a bar mitzvah was almost a decade ago.That’s why it is unprecedented that there was not one, not two, but three boys from the Tasmanian shul marking their coming of age last month ■ All three boys were taught by Rabbi Yochanan Gordon of Chabad of Tasmania ■ more
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 V'Ro'u Kol Amei Ho'oretz: Tefillin in Paris 
Paris, Happening Now: A big demonstration is taking place at the Israeli Embassy, protesting the conference of 70 nations against Eretz Yisroel and President-elect Donald Trump. Anash of Paris utilized the demonstration to set up Tefillin stands and put on Tefillin with the participants ■ more

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