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Dealing with Pesach Chumras
 Tonight at 8: Chassidus Applied Episode 13 

Too many of our youth are plagued by suicidal thoughts. What do you say to someone contemplating this awful and unspoken choice? How does one deal with helplessness? Can we escape our destinies? With Pesach upon us, the unique stringencies/chumras of this holiday place extra pressure on families ■ more

    
 
Yud Gimmel Nissan
 Kuntres Limud: Mishnayos, Nigle & Chassidus 
The Rebbe encourages us to learn the works of a Rebbe in Nigleh and Chassidus on his Yom Hilula, and to learn (at least one perek) Mishnayos beginning with the letters of his name. Yagdil Torah compiled a publication with Mishnayos and selected pieces of the Tzemach Tzedek's Torah ■ more
    
 
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 Beating the Post-Seder Blues 
The candles are lit; wine is being poured; the smell of fresh matzah wafts; freshly grated horseradish tickles the nose. It’s so easy to feel inspired at the Passover Seder. We experience the transcendent energy of G-d’s miracles as we tell the story of the Exodus from Egypt. Among family and friends, we get that taste of freedom and faith that we wait for all year ■ more
    
 
Refuos and Yeshuos
 Nachleh Unites in New Sefer Torah 
Chassidim ayn Mishpocho: The residents of Nachlas Har Chabad participated in a historic event on Yud Alef Nissan: the beginning of a new Sefer Torah written l'zchus all the residents, especially those in need of complete health and other blessings ■ more
    
 
Desiring G-dliness
 Shaarei Chinuch Directive of the Day 
Chinuch horaah of the day: A child, because his desires are stronger (as we see that when a child wants something, he asks with all of his strength, and cries etc.), so also the state of being "love sick" is closer to him ■ more
    
 
Yud Gimmel Nissan:
 Yom Hilulo: The Rebbe Tzemach Tzedek 
The third Lubavitcher Rebbe, the Rebbe Tzemach Tzedek , was the son-in-law of the Mitteler Rebbe and the grandson of the Alter Rebbe. His erudition was extraordinary even for a Rebbe, and he introduced a number of new and particularly sublime ideas■Video: Yud Gimmel Nissan, 5745- The Rebbe cries during the niggun "Yemin Hashem" ■ more
    
 
Yud Alef Nissan, 5774
 Rabbi Shimon Gopin Farbrengs in Moscow 
Photograph: Shturem/ Moscow
On Yud Alef Nissan a special farbrengen took place in honor of the Rebbe's Yom Huledes, with guest Mashpia Rabbi Shimon Gopin. The farbrengen was multifaceted, celebrating, as well,  the achievements of Mivtza Torah ■ more
    
 
A First for Las Flores
 Shluchim Welcome New Sefer Torah 
History in Las Flores
History in Las Flores | Photograph: Shturem/ Argentina
The Jewish community of Las Flores, Buenos Aires, Argentina took part in the first ever Hachnosas Sefer Torah on the eighth of Nissan. For the very first time a Sefer Torah was paraded down the streets of the neighborhood ■ more
    
 
Celebrating 112
 Yom HaBohir Yud Alef Nissan 
Gut Yom Tov, Chassidim, Gut Yom Tov, world! The Rebbe was born on Friday, Yud Alef Nissan, 5662, in the Ukrainian-Russian town of Nikolaev. The Rebbe's mother said that he was "kodosh mirechem"- holy from the womb ■ more
    
 
Leb'n Mit'n Rebbe
 Becho Hashem Chosisi -Yud Alef Nissan 5732 
Becho Hashem Chosisi, Yom HaBohir 11 Nissan, 5732
Becho Hashem Chosisi, Yom HaBohir 11 Nissan, 5732 | Photograph: Excerpt from JEM Clip
A niggun composed in honor of the Rebbe's 70th Yom Huledes and set to the first verse of Kapital 71 in Tehillim, Yom HaBohir Yud Alef Nissan, 5732 ■ more
    
 
Leb'n Mit Moshiach
 Yud Alef Nissan: Eim Habonim Smeicho 
The birthday of every Jew is a very auspicious day; how much more so, the birthday of a Nassi b'Yisrael, as his "fortune is overpowering" (Yerushalmi Rosh haShana 3:8 and Korban ha'Eida ibid), and this is in addition to that all aspects of a nassi are in a sublime and uplifted manner, on top of that the birthday adds even greater power in his fortune; and simultaneously, it comes down and affects the entire generation. Especially a Nassi who is connected to our generation ■ more
    
 
Be Cautious
 Shaarei Chinuch Directive of the Day 
Chinuch horaah of the day: During the seven days of Pesach- extreme caution is taken for matza not to become gebrachts, to the point that the matza on the table is covered so that water will not fall on it, and water is covered so that a crumb of matza should not fall into it ■ more
    
 
The Neirot Foundation
 Acharei: Adding Stringencies Yay or Nay? 
From the exhortation of distancing oneself from forbidden relationships, our Sages learn the value of adding additional stringencies in one’s service of G-d. This Sicha discusses the parameters of this ideal ■ to the in-depth Sicha in English
    
 
Yud Alef Nissan, 5774
 Tzemach Tzedek Salutes The Rebbe 
Yud Alef Nissan Down Under
Yud Alef Nissan Down Under

Over 100 children and teenagers attended the Yud Alef Nissan Rally and Learning program at Tzemach Tzedek Community Centre. What nachas The Rebbe would have got from all the children davening, learning, reciting of the new Kapital, the enjoyment of the 12 Pesukim being said, the Pa"N that was written to The Rebbe, Raffle, birthday cake, special Hachlotas ■ more

    
 
Yom Iyun Pesach 5774
 Merkos Shlichus: From 770 to 270 Cities 
Merkos Shlichus 5774
Merkos Shlichus 5774 | Photograph: Itzik Roytman
As in past years, the Merkos Shlichus office arranged a Yom Iyun for the Tmimim traveling to some 270 cities, many without any existing Jewish infrastructure. In what has become a highly anticipated event among the participants, the Yom Iyun provides an opportunity for the Tmimim to receive an comprehensive training ■ more
    
 
Yud Alef Nissan, 5774
 Kiryat Malachi Gets New Tanya 
Rabbi Yaroslavsky at Tanya Pronting
Rabbi Yaroslavsky at Tanya Pronting | Photograph: Shturem
This morning, Yom HaBohir Yud Alef Nissan, a Tanya was printed at the Kiryat Malachi Town Hall Mall. The Tanya was printed l'zchus all the residents of the city, and underwritten by an anonymous donor, wishing to strengthen the connection of the city's residents with the Rebbe ■ more 
    

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