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Yom HaBohir Yud Alef Nissan 5777
 Lecho Ezbach: New Song for Kapital 116 
Shturem.org presents another song composed in honor of The Rebbe's yom huledes, with words from the new Kapitol, 116. The song was composed by Tomim Shlomo Gleyzer from Yeshivas Lubavitch Toronto with vocals by Tmimim Shlomo and Avremel Gleyzer ■ more
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 Bitachon When Benching 
Bitachon When Benching:  It is well known that the first bracha of Bircas Hamazon was instituted by Moshe Rabbeinu. He composed this bracha so that the Yidden should thank Hashem upon receiving the manna in the desert. Even though the bracha was designed for the heavenly bread - lechem min hashamayim - which the Yidden ate while in the desert, we nonetheless continue to make this bracha to this very day after eating ■ more
Rabbi Yitzchok Minkowicz
 Ki Sisa: The Key to Eternal Relationships 
"What is the key to Eternal Relationships?" Shliach Rabbi Yitzchok Minkowicz has the answer, in the Parshas Ki Sisa edition of his weekly Parsha video. Rabbi Minkowicz's shiurim are based on the Rebbe's Sichos Kodesh ■ more
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 Chinuch Hora'ah of the Day: 

Chinuch Hora'ah of the Day: We see that it is the nature of a person to do everything in his power for his child to be a true lamdan – and not only as much as his father, but even more than his father. Likewise with a daughter: the mother wants her daughter to excel in matters of Yiddishkeit ■ more

Leb'n Mit'n Rebbe
 Here's my Story: "This is for the Arabs" 

Rabbi Menachem Mendel Gluckowsky is the Assistant Director of the Chabad Rabbinate in Israel and the director of the Chabad Rabbinate in Rechovot: In 5738, I was part of a group of Chabad students sent to bolster Torah learning in Israel. We came to Jerusalem and joined the studies at the Tzemach Tzedek synagogue in the Old City of Yerushalayim. While there, I remember the day when the Chabad emissaries came in saying that they received a message from the Rebbe to make sure that we, the young students, were “being prepared for leadership positions ■ more

Mivtza Purim 5777
 Boundless Simcha in Kharkov 
Purim in Kharkov was celebrated around the clock, starting with an early morning performance at the Kharkov Circus with over 2,000 people in attendance.Everyone joined despite the early hour on Sunday to hear the megillah, get Mishloach Manos, put on Tefilin and enjoy the simcha of Purim ■ more
Tiere Brider
 60 Tmimim Rewarded with Trip to The Rebbe 
More than 60 Tmimim, talmidim of Yeshiva Tomchei Tmimim in Rechovot, took off from Ben Gurion International Airport on a special trip to Bais Chayeinu, concluding Part I on Mivtza Torah. This was not another trip to The Rebbe, but a trip that was earned with much effort, hasmodo and shkida in Nigleh, Sichos and Maamorim ■ more 
Chai Adar 5754
 Flashback: Terrorist Shoots Tmimim in Van 
Photograph: Archive Photo
Flashback: Chai Adar, 5754: Reactions were swift and tough to the shooting on Tuesday of four Lubavitcher Chasidim in a drive-by attack on their van that sparked fear here.The vehicle had been part of a convoy accompanying the Lubavitcher Rebbe back to the Crown Heights section of Brooklyn from successful eye surgery in Manhattan. The Rebbe, 91, returned home via a different route than many of his followers ■ more
Rabbi Yitzchok Minkowicz
 Tanya Perek 45: Love Through Compassion 
In this week's Tanya in English class, taught by Shliach Rabbi Yitzchok Minkowicz, we study Perek 45, where the Alter Rebbe speaks of love through compassion ■ more 
Mivtza Purim 5777
 Chabad’s Orange ‘Shtetl’ Purim a Hit 
Purim was celebrated “Shtetl” style at Chabad’s Gala community, hosted by Shluchim Pesach and Chana Burston. “Purim in the Shtetl” was held Sunday, Purim day, at the American Legion Banquet Hall in Monroe. The festive and well attended event featured all the Purim “traditions ■ more
Rabbi Nachman Wilhelm
 Video Shiurim: Addressing Timely Issues 
Rabbi Nachman Wilhelm, dean of the Online Smicha Program, addresses two timely issues: awareness of who we keep company with, and anti-Semitism. Don't miss
Yom HaBohir Yud Alef Nissan 5777
 Michigan, Ohio & Alaska Compose New Niggun 
Photograph: Archive Photo
Three Tmimim from three different states present a beautiful niggun in honor of Yom HaBohir Yud Alef Nissan, to the words of Kapital 116, which Chassidim around the world will begin to recite iy"H, on The Rebbe's 115th yom huledes. Tomim Mendy Greenberg (Detroit) composed the melody, Tomim Levi Greenberg (Alaska) is the vocalist, and Tomim Meir Sossonkin (Ohio) provides the musical accompaniment ■ more
Lubavitch Proud
 Meet the Shliach Who Inspired a Play 
Photograph: Illustration
It won’t surprise anyone to learn that the kind rabbi in the new Broadway musical “Come From Away” is based on an actual Chabad spiritual leader. Some of the most beautiful scenes in the musical — which opened in previews on Broadway last week — feature a rabbi ministering to strangers he meets when he, along with about 7,000 others on 38 planes, is diverted to Gander, Newfoundland, after the Twin Towers were hit on Sept. 11, 2001 ■ more
Local Tzedakah
 Chinuch Hora'ah of the Day: 
Photograph: Screen Shot/ JEM

Chinuch Hora'ah of the Day: It is worthwhile to give tzedakah – at least a portion [of the tzedakah one gives] – to a chinuch institution ■ more

Shturem.org Wishes You
 A Very Freilichen Purim 
Purim Tismach
Purim Tismach | Photograph: Excerpt from JEM Clip
The editorial staff of Shturem.org wishes all our readers the world over a very freilichen Purim, and may we go from Geulas Purim to the Geula Ha'amitis v'hashleima, with Malkeinu b'rosheinu, NOW ■ more
Mivtza Purim 5777
 The Kosel: Orah V'Simcha V'Sasson V'Yekar 
Photograph: Dovid Kotlar
Shliach Rabbi Yossi Halperin and his staff had their hands full- literally, during the two days of Purim at the Kosel Maarovi in Yerushalayim. Thousands of locals and tourists passed through the Chabad booth, put on Tefillin, and fulfilled the mitzvos of the day. Dovid Kotlar was at the scene, doing mivtzoim and snapping photos of joyous Yidden doing mitzvos ■ more

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