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Gimmel Tamuz 5775
 Sydney: 400 Farbreng at Yeshiva Centre 
Photograph: Noel Kessel
Gimmel Tammuz 5775 in Sydney, Australia: A Grand Farbrengen, Communal gathering, was held at the Yeshiva Centre – Chabad NSW HQ in honour of Gimmel Tammuz ■ The hall was set for hundreds however, but many additional chairs were needed through the night as close to 400 people arrived to take part in the Farbrengen ■ The Keynote address of the evening was by international guest speaker Rabbi Yisrael Deren of Stamford, Connecticut ■ more
Security Increased
 India Warns of "Imminent" Terror Attacks 
Photograph: Shturem Archives
Following deadly attacks on Israeli nationals in France and Denmark earlier this year including on the weekly 'Charlie Hebdo', Indian intelligence agencies have issued an alert, warning of "imminent" attack(s) on Israeli nationals and installations by al-Qaida.An official said the alert was of a serious nature and all states, particularly Delhi, Maharashtra, Goa and Himachal Pradesh where the maximum number of Israeli nationals live or visit ■ more
Ahavas Yisroel Bracelets
 "Spreading R' Mordechai's Warmth" 

We are now distributing wristbands with a message: "Spread the Warmth — One Person at a Time." We are speaking about the warmth of R. Mordecai Goldin OB"M. R. Mordechai Goldin always put others before himself and found ways to make everyone he encountered feel special. He was totally genuine, and people felt it. His special kind of warmth drew people to him; and it was this warmth that gave so many a sense of great loss with his passing ■ more

Chassidshe Nachas
 Oholei Torah Mechina Celebrates Graduation 
Oholei Torah Mechina Graduation:  In standing with tradition, the Talmidim of Oholei Torah’s Mechina division had a graduation ceremony befitting their many years in the elementary division and hard work. The emcee Rabbi Sholom Goldstein, Dean of the Mechina division, opened the event with congratulatory words for the Talmidim. The Rebbe’s Kapitol was then said by the crowd led by HaTomim Menachem Mendel Kaplan ■ more
Gimmel Tamuz 5775
 Daled Tamuz at The Ohel 
Photograph: Bentzi Sasson
Sunday Daled Tamuz at The Ohel. Photo Essay by Bentzi Sasson ■ more
Photo Gallery
 Mikva Mei Chaya Mushka Dedicated 
Photograph: CrownHeights.info
Crown Heights: Hundreds gathered Sunday afternoon for a grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony at the brand new Mikva Mei Chaya Mushka ■ more
Respond to Questions
 Chinuch Hora'ah of the Day 
Chinuch Hora'ah of the Day: [Regarding a son who is living the same life as his father, a life of Torah and mitzvos]: One must make efforts to respond to his questions, in order that he will be able to serve Hashem with simcha and liveliness ■ more
Gimmel Tamuz 5775
 Delegation of Romanian Jewish Leaders at Ohel 
Photograph: Bentzi Sasson
Late last Thursday night the head of the Jewish Federation of Romania, Dr. Ariel Weiner and the CEO of the Joint in the Balkan region, Mr. Yisrael Sabag, visited the Ohel.
The visit was arranged as part of the preparations for a special symposium in honor of Gimmel Tammuz scheduled to take place Tuesday in Bucharest, Romania ■ more
Live Broadcast Tonight
 MyLife: Chassidus Applied Episode 72 
MyLife: Chassidus Applied Episode 72, with Rabbi Simon Jacobson: The rare recording of the Rebbe’s voice from 5709 – revealed in last week’s episode – elicited a tremendous response, including the discovery of new fascinating details about the recording which Rabbi Jacobson will share in this week’s episode. He will also respond to a series of new questions, including the condescending attitude some people have to “newcomers.” Chassidus teaches unconditional Ahavas Yisroel, that every Jew’s soul is a chelek Elokah me’maal mamesh. So why do we see elements of “class supremacy ■ more
AD MOSAI?? Boruch Dayan Hoemes
 Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schechter, OB"M 
Photograph: CHI
With great sadness and pain we inform you of the untimely passing of Rabbi Menachem Mendel HaLevi Schechter OBM a longtime Crown Heights resident who passed away on Shabbos Gimmel Tammuz in the morning. He was 64 years old. The levaya will take place Sunday, 10am at Shomrei Hadas and passing by 770 at around 10:45am ■ more
Gimmel Tamuz 5775
 Video: Being a Part of the Story 
Photograph: Excerpt fron JEM Video
Being a Part of the Story ■ A special presentation in honor of Gimmel Tammuz by Jewish Educational Media ■ more

Gimmel Tamuz 5775
 Photo Gallery: Motzoei Shabbos at The Ohel 
Photograph: Bentzi Sasson
Motzoei Shabbos at The Ohel. Photo gallery by Bentzi Sasson ■ to the gallery
Up for Auction
 Unique and Precious Items from Bais HaRav 
Erev Gimmel Tamuz: Silver tableware used by the Rebbe and Rebbetzin in their home is currently being displayed in  Yerushalayim.  The objects, given as a gift by the Rebbetzin to a good friend, eventually ended up for sale by the Kedem Auction House. The objects are on sale alongside other unique items related to Chabad: the  first edition of the Tanya, the first print of the painting of the Tzemach Tzedek, and more ■ more
Gimmel Tamuz 5775
 Photos: Erev Shabbos at the Ohel 
Photograph: Bentzi Sasson
Erev Shabbos at The Ohel. Photo essay by Bentzi Sasson ■ more
Gimmel Tamuz 5775
 Pa"N Hakloli at The Ohel 
Photograph: Bentzi Sasson
Photo Gallery: The Reading of the Pa"n Hakloli at the Ohel, Erev Shabbos 2 Tamuz ■ more
Preparing the World for Moshiach
 Yaldei Hashluchim Prepare for Gimmel Tammuz 

Spanning 8 locations around the world, MyShliach - a division of Merkos 302, has united Yaldei Hashluchim online for their very own regional Farbrengen in preparation for Gimmel Tammuz. Like a wave across the world, excitement builds slowly, first in the Oriental Countries Region - in Japan, then China, Thailand to the Alpine Countries region - Switzerland, Italy and France, to many more regions across America like Arkansas, Memphis, Aspen, Phoenix and finally California ■ more 


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