B"H Friday, 7 Cheshvan 5775 | October 31 2014
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Boruch Dayan Hoemes
 Loss: Rabbi Yosef Abayov, OB"M 
 With sadness we report the passing of Rabbi Yosef Abayov, OB"M, of Nachlas Har Chabad. R' Yosef was an exemplary Chossid, pillar of the Samarkand and Bucharian kehilla, and mekushar to the Rebbe. The levaye took place tonight ■ more
    
 
You Can Do It
 Shaarei Chinuch Directive of the Day 
CHINUCH HORAAH OF THE DAY: Regarding one's obligation to be involved in spreading Torah and Yiddishkeit, the fact that one sees a Yid in a state of pikuach nefesh is hashgacha protis (according to the Baal Shem Tov's known teaching). This is a clear proof that the matter is connected to him, that influencing this Jew is a part of his role and shlichus ■ more
    
 
Sukkos 5775
 Dancing, Flags, Treats for Muscovite Orphans 
Photograph: Shturem
On Chol Hamoed Sukkos, the children housed and cared for by the Beis Chaya orphanage in Moscow were treated to a special Simchas Beis Hashoeva event.The evening began with a special gathering with Shliach Rabbi Aharon Eliezer Tzeitlin of Tzfas ■ more
    
 
Sukkos 5775
 Historical Simchas Beis Hashoeva in Monsey 
Photograph: Excerpt fron Video
A grand outdoor Simchas Beis Hashoeiva took place in Monsey, Sunday Chol Hamoed Sukkos. Nearly 2000 men women and children participated in dancing, singing and celebrating Zman Simchaseinu. The program was organized by Beis Menachem Mendel Lubavitch of Pomona under the leadership of Rabbi Dovid Weber in conjunction with NCFJE Chabad of Rockland ■ more
    
 
Boruch Dayan Hoemes
 Loss: R' Sholom Shachne Kurant, OB"M 
R' Sholom Shachne Kurant (R)
R' Sholom Shachne Kurant (R) | Photograph: Shturem Archives
With sadness we report the passing of Rabbi Sholom Shachne Kurant, OB"M, an elder Chossid of Yerushalayim. The levaye will take place at 3:00 PM today, Tuesday afternoon in Yerushalayim ■ more
    
 
Actualizing My Heritage
 What We Have Is Gold 
We all have goals and aspire to things, but what we all should do, is to surround ourselves with an environment that fosters and encourages our ideals and beliefs. We need to surround ourselves with goodness and kindness, with Torah and Mitzvos, this is a time to work on ourselves.We need to work on it for ourselves and find the Holiness that is right at our front step. We must work for what we have, and what we have is gold ■ more
    
 
Photo of the Day
 Every Chossid a Shliach, Every Car a Tank 
The Toronto Mini Mivtza Tank
The Toronto Mini Mivtza Tank | Photograph: Shturem

Photo of the Day: Every private vehicle can be transformed into a Mini-Mitzvah Tank, and its driver a Shliach, as this member of Anash in Toronto did so creatively ■ more

    
 
A Chassidishe Koch
 Shaarei Chinuch Directive of the Day 
CHINUCH HORAAH OF THE DAY: As we can see, with a chassidishe chinuch, even before the child knows to distinguish good from bad, he is educated immediately to have a passion for Chassidus ■ more
    
 
Netanya, Eretz Hakodesh
 Over 1,000 Celebrate Hakofos Shnios 
Over 1,000 Yidden rejoiced with the Sifrei Torah at the Hakofos Shnios sponsored by the Lubavitcher Francophone community, headed by Shliach Rabbi Yaakov Mazoz ■ more 
    
 
Hakofos Shnios at Beit Levinstein
 Rehab Patients Rejoice with Torah 
For the fifth consecutive year, Rabbi Shmuel Chermetz, chaplain of the Beit Levinstein Rehabilitation Hospital, has hosted Hakofos Shnios for the patients and their family members ■ more
    
 
Mivtza Sukkos 5775
 Tmimim Man Sukkamobiles, Conquer Paris 
Tens of Tmimim and Anash manning Sukkamobiles conquered Paris during Chol HaMoed. Mivtza Lulav 5775 garnered much success ■ more
    
 
Episode 39 Tonight at 8
 Chassidus Applied Post - Yom Tov Edition 
MyLife: Chassidus Applied Episode 39 Airs Tonight at 8 PM. Chassidus teaches us how every moment and season in time provides us with invaluable insight into our souls and essential lessons for our personal lives. What possible message does the post-holiday season have for us ■ more
    
 
Sukkos 5775
 How Do You Say "Hoshaanos" in Russian? 
Hoshana Rabba in Moscow, with Head Shliach and Chief Rabbi Berel Lazar leading the kehilla ■ to the photo gallery 
    
 
Simchas Torah in Nepal:
 Mixed Emotions of Joy & Sorrow 
Photograph: INN
Emotions are running high in Nepal, Shliach Rabbi Chezki Lifshitz,  in Kathmandu, stated in an Arutz Sheva interview Sunday, as a search-and-rescue effort for survivors of last week's avalanche continues ■ "Over Shabbat and the holiday we made kiddush in the hospital for the injured, and had mixed feelings of joy and sorrow," he recounted. "[There is] joy for those who survived and sadness for those who did not ■ more
    
 
Mivtza Sukkos 5775
 Folsom: Shliach's Sukkamobile Featured 
Photograph: Sacramento Bee/ Randall Benton
Rabbi Yossi Grossbaum in his 'Sukkah Mobile' in Folsom on Wednesday, October 15, 2014. Grossbaum built a Sukkah hut and put it in the back of a truck so he can take it all over town. So far, Grossman's gone to private homes and businesses ■ more
    
 
Mivtza Sukkos 5775
 Spotlight on Skokie Sukkamobile 
Photograph: Mike Isaacs/Sun-Times Media
SKOKIE — Not every observant Jew has the time or the space to build a Sukkah for the Jewish holiday of Sukkot. That’s OK, though, because if building a shelter for outdoor eating is too difficult to achieve, Lubavitch Chabad of Skokie’s Sukkahmobile can come to them ■ more
    

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