B"H Monday, 2 Kislev 5775 | November 24 2014
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Mayor's Statement
 Heightened Security at Jewish Institutions 
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Illustration Photo | Photograph: Shturem Archives

Mayor Bill de Blasio released the following statement regarding today’s terror attack in Jerusalem and the increased NYPD presence at key locations in New York City:“I am horrified and heartbroken by today’s terror attack in Jerusalem, which took the innocent lives of four people. My thoughts and prayers are with the victims’ families. New York City stands in solidarity with Israel at this difficult time ■ more

    
 
Yerushalayim, Today
 Thousands at Kedoshim's Levaye 
Photograph: Aharon Goldstein/ News 24

Thousands of Yidden from Har Nof and other parts of the country attended the levaye of the three Kedoshim who lost their lives al Kiddush Hashem this morning, wrapped in Tallis and Tefillin and davening Shachris ■ more

    
 
AD MOSAI????
 Six Years Without The Holtzbergs 
Photograph: Meir Alfasi/ Shturem
On Sunday, Yom HaBohir Rosh Chodesh Kislev, thousands of Shluchim will gather to celebrate the distinct zchus of being Shluchei Adoneinu. One Shliach won't be in attendance: R' Gabi Holtzberg. That same morning, family and friends will be gathering on Har Hazeisim ■ more
    
 
Dear Shliach:
 The Bags Are Ready, What About You? 
Dear Shliach, the countdown to the Kinus has begun. Your bag is ready and waiting ■ more
    
 
Savage Attack in Shul
 Massacre in Yerushalayim, 5 Killed HY"D 
War in Yerushalayim: Two brutal Arab murderers savagely attacked Yidden davening in a Shul in Har Nof, Yerushalayim less than an hour ago. They were armed with guns, knives and hatchets, and began butchering the mispallelim who were in Tallis and Tefillin ■ more
    
 
Annual Hachnosas Kallah Event
 Hundreds Attend Ten Yad Fundraiser 
Photograph: Rivka Lifshitz
Hundreds of women and girls turned out Sunday night in support of Ten Yad, an organization which helps Kallahs. The event was held in the Razag Ballroom in Crown Heights, with a lavish food buffet, an auction viewing capped off by enthralling entertainment ■ more
    
 
CTVP Offers Support
 Aussie Delegation Visits Terror Victims 
Photograph: CTVP
Shliach Rabbi Yaakov Barber from Melbourne, Australia came to Israel recently with members of his community on a visit of solidarity with the people of Israel. Together with a delegation from Chabad's Terror Victims Project (CTVP), they visited the families of the terror victims who were violently murdered in Israel in the last weeks by incomprehensible, senseless stabbings and by cars used as weapons ■ more
    
 
Photo of the Day
 Chief Rabbi Shlomo Amar at The Ohel 
Photograph: Shturem/NY
Rabbi Shlomo Moshe Amar, recently elected to the Chief Rabbinate of Yerushalayim, visited the Ohel. Rabbi Amar is the former Rishon L'Tzion. He visited the Ohel with members of his staff and his local hosts ■ more
    
 
Kids Influencing Kids
 Shaarei Chinuch Directive of the Day 
CHINUCH HORAAH OF THE DAY: The nature of children is to befriend children their age (or a bit older or younger than they are). Since a child enjoys finding areas where he has the ability to rule over and dominate his friend, this nature needs to be utilized for kedusha ■ more
    
 
Tearful Levaye
 Tmimim Escort the Rosh Yeshiva OB"M 
Photograph: Meir Alfasi
Last night thousands of Tmimim, past and present, escorted their beloved Rosh Yeshiva, Rabbi Yaakov Dov HaKohein Katz, ob"m, on his final journey. Roshei Yeshivos from all Lubavitcher Yeshivos paid respects ■ more 
    
 
Kinus HaShluchim 5775
 Readying for the Group Photo 
A new, standardized photo size has been set and additional bleachers have been ordered to accommodate the larger-than-ever crowd expected to gather for this year’s official Shluchim photo, the Kinus office reports. Large-group photographer Chaim Perl stands at the helm of the project, along with the Vaad HaKinus and the Bornstien family ■ more
    
 
Tefillin She'b' Rosh
 The Alter Rebbe at the Agudah Convention? 
Photograph: Shturem/VIN
Only the kashe was missing at the annual Agudah convention, when Rabbi Chaim Dovid Zweibel stepped up to the podium. VIN's Sandy Eller reports: In a passionate speech at tonight’s Agudah convention in New Jersey, Executive Vice President Rabbi Chaim Dovid Zwiebel addressed the recent scandals that have affected the Jewish community and the detrimental effect they have on the Jewish community’s standing in the eyes of the outside world ■ ...In an emotional moment, Rabbi Zwiebel related a story of the Baal HaTanya who was imprisoned and was davening in his Tallis and Tefillin. A warden came up behind the Baal HaTanaya and began screaming at him to turn around ■ more
    
 
Chof Marcheshvan 5775
 Rabbi YY Jacobson Farbrengs in Monsey 
Photograph: Monsey Chabad
Rabbi Yosef Y. Jacobson joined the Tmimim of Yeshiva Lubavitch of Monsey for a Chof Cheshvan farbrengen this past Thursday night.In addition to many stories and horaos from the Rebbe Rashab, Rabbi Jacobson inspired the bochurim with insights into the differences between a chitzon and a pnimi ■ more
    
 
Tonight at 8
 MyLife: Chassidus Applied Episode 43 

MyLife: Chassidus Applied Episode 43 Airs Tonight at 8 PM: Despite living in an insulated community, distorted secular standards of beauty have crept in and affected us. Young girls and women feel immense pressure to look and dress a certain way. Discretion over food consumption and living a healthy lifestyle are important, but what about people who become obsessed with their weight? In this week’s broadcast Rabbi Jacobson will address from a Chassidishe perspective: insecurity, body image and eating disorders ■ more

    
 
AD MOSAI?? Boruch Dayan Hoemes
 Great Loss: Rabbi Yaakov Dov Katz, OB"M 
With sadness we report the passing of Rabbi Yaakov Dov HaKohein Katz, OB"M, Rosh Yeshiva of Tomchei Tmimim Hamerkozis in Kfar Chabad, at the age of 83.  ■ The levaye will take place today, Sunday, leaving from his home at 10 Yona HaNovi Street in Bnei Brak at 10:00 PMThe mitah of the Rosh Yeshiva ob"m, will be brought to Tomchei Tmimim in Kfar Chabad at 5:00 PMmore
    
 
Вы понимаете по-русски?
 Chossid, Can You Read this Title? 

Вы понимаете по-русски? If you can read this, you can be one of the lucky participants in a unique seminar for Russian speakers under the auspices of the newly launched Tzeirei Chabad for FSU expats. The Shabbaton is geared to young couples and singles ■ more

    

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