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Tishrei in Bais Chayeinu
 The Rebbe's Shchuna "Shlogs" Kaporos 
Photograph: CHI
Thousands of residents of The Rebbe's Shchuna, as well as orchim from abroad, braved cold and wet weather in order to perform the ancient minhog Kaporos ■ more
Rabbi Nachman Wilhelm
 Video: The Source of Minhog Kapporos 
Photograph: Shturem Archive/ N.A.
This minhag has recently come under fierce attack - what is the source, and what does halacha say about the observence of Kapporos Erev Yom Kippur ■ more
Boruch Dayan Hoemes
 Loss: Mrs. Miriam Wudowsky, OB"M 
With great sadness we inform you of the passing of Mrs. Miriam Wudowsky OBM, wife of Rabbi Shmuel Wudowsky OBM, the noted Mashpiah of Machon Chana. She was 77 years old. The levaya will take place today, Monday, 12:00pm at Shomrei Hadas and passing by 770 at around 1:00pm ■ more
Leb'n Mit'n Rebbe
 Rare Footage: Erev Yom Kippur 5728 
Erev Yom Kippur, 5728
Erev Yom Kippur, 5728

Lirois Es Malkeinu: Erev  Yom Kippur, Shturem presents rare footage of the Rebbe in 770 for Mincha on Erev Yom Kippur, 5728 ● The video captures the serious and hallowed moments, as the Rebbe, regal and majestic, gives tzedoko, davens Mincha with "Al Cheit", and bentches Anash and all of Klal Yisroel, before the holiest of days descends upon the world ● to the video

Leb'n Mit'n Rebbe
 The Vaad Hosts Farbrengen Video 
Photograph: Shimmy Kutner
Vaad Talmidei HaTmimim Haolami hosted a special screening of the Vov Tishrei 5742 farbrengen with The Rebbe, in conjunctionwith JEM. Hebrew speaking Tmimim, alongside English speaking Tmimim fluent in Yiddish sat mesmerized for the duration of the farbrengen, using the texts prepared and the titles on the screen ■ more
Be An Example
 Chinuch Hora'ah of the Day: 
Photograph: JEM Screen Shot

Chinuch Hora'ah of the Day: He surely knows that the best way to influence another is by showing an example himself in the way that he conducts his life. When one wants another to grow by one handbreadth, he must himself grow by two hand-breadths ■ more

Rabbi Nachman Wilhelm
 Women & Preparation for Yom Kippur 
What must one do on the 9th Day of the Month of Tishrei in preparation for Yom Kippur? Is this a mitzvah that applies for women as well? Rabbi Nachman Wilhelm, dean of the Online Smicha program, discusses this timely issue ■ more
50 Years: Mother of Royalty
 Yoman Vov Tishrei: Rabbi Wolfs Moving Diary 
Erev Yom Kippur, 5735
Erev Yom Kippur, 5735 | Photograph: The Avner Institute
Yoman Vov Tishrei: At ten a.m., the Rebbe entered 770 for Shacharis. After the prayers began, the Rebbe kept looking to the side, as if waiting for someone or something. Rabbi Groner approached and spoke with him for a minute, then went to Rabbi Hodakov and then back to the Rebbe. As of now, no one knows what exactly is happening, but it seems as if something is wrong ■ more
Tehillim Needed
 Rabbi Mendel Deitsch Flown to Eretz Yisroel 
Photo Insert: Chabad.org
Photo Insert: Chabad.org | Photograph: Photos by Non-Jew

Rabbi Mendel Deitsch was found badly beaten Friday morning in the western Ukrainian city of Zhitomir. With the onset of Shabbos there, Jewish community leaders asked that Tehillim be recited for his recovery. Rabbi  Deitsch, a longtime Shliach in France and more recently in Eretz Yisroel, was brutally attacked at Zhitomir’s central train station early Friday morning ■ more 

Ohr Chaya Presents
 Kreplach Demystified 
It is a minhag to eat kreplach on Erev Yom Kippur and Hashaana Rabba, as well as Purim. Although they look complicated to prepare, preparation is quite easy ■ more
"Faith Under Fire"
 Chaplain Jacob Goldstein on Far East Tour 
US Army Chaplain Jacob Goldstein is on a Tishrei tour in the Far East, lecturing soldiers during the Yomim Noroim. Chaplain Goldstein began his lecture route in Korea where he addressed the Jewish soldiers, continuing on to Tokyo, Japan ■ more
Hashem Yikom Domom
 2 Yidden Dead in Shooting Terror Attack 
Photograph: Police Spokesman
The two Kedoshim,  victims of a deadly shooting attack near a light-rail train station in Ammunition Hill in Yerushalayim today, Sunday, have been identified as Levana Malichi and Yassam Officer Yosef Kirma, HY"D ■ more
"Hashem is Running the Show"
 Shluchim & Matthew: Reaching Out, Comforting 
Photograph: Chabad.org

A veteran (of sorts) of hurricanes—having been in Florida since 5750, through six or seven storms over the years—Shliach Rabbi Pinchas Ezagui has been trying to calm the nerves of newer community members. “Young couples are very nervous. They keep texting: ‘Rabbi, what should I do?’ I am here to calm them down,” says Ezagui. “They have been texting in the middle of the night, and I get it—the wind is scary, the noises are scary, and they want a little support and comfort. I am giving them the best advice I can based on my experience ■ more

Urgent Tehillim Needed
 Update on Rabbi Deitsch's Condition 
Neurosurgeon Dr. Zion Zibly of Bais Refuah Tel Hashomer was interviewed this morning by R' Noam Zigman, on the Kol B'Ramah radio station. Dr. Zibly reported on the condition of Rabbi Mendel Deitsch, who was critically assaulted in Zhitomir, Ukraine on Friday, Erev Shabbos Shuva ■ more
Just in Time
 The Inside Story Volume I Hits Stores 
The Inside Story: A Chassidic Perspective on Biblical Events, Laws, and Personalities Volume I: Genesis hits the shelves of bookstores just in time for the beginning of the Torah cycle. There is a lot of anticipation over the release of this book by the many fans of Yanki Tauber’s acclaimed Week in Review ■ more
Three Languages
 Kovetz Limud for Vov Tishrei 
On Vov Tishrei we mark the Yom Hillulah of Rebbetzin Chana. The Rebbe encouraged us to learn from her ways for she was a true paradigm of an "Eizer K'negdo." This  updated publication includes stories from the Rebbetzin's life, as well as a full  selection of chapters of Mishnayos ■ more

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