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Why the Round Menorah?

In 1982 the Rebbe stated that the round Menorah is NOT the real shape of the original Menorah * Furthermore, round branched Menorahs represent the dominance of Golus over Jews * So why the round Menorah?

Mashpiyim call on residents to attend event
Mashpiyim representing a broad array of educational institutions from have issued a loving call to the Residents of Crown Heights and the Tmimim. "In order to attract Jews from across the spectrum of Brooklyn Jewry, the organizers have included popular performers in the program. This gathering is in direct fulfillment of the Rebbes instruction quoted at the top of the letter, to make Hakhel gatherings this year as in prior Hakhel years"  Full Text
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Ohalei Torah Hosts Lecture, New Niggunim
Today, in honor of  month of nisan and the upcoming holidays Rabbi Seligson spoke to the students of Oholei Torah Mesivtah about the Rebbe's behaviour throughout the month of Nisan. Along with the special lecture, two of the yeshivas own bochurim who composed Niggunim for Yud Aleph Nisan, Moshy Goldstein and Levi Majesky taught their songs to the audience Photos
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Sparks Hakhel Song
Chabad.info presents a remix of the "Hakhel" song by the Sparks boys choir. The song was composed by Israel Edelson, and was first performed by the Tzivos Hashem choir in Yerusholaim, in the Hakhel year of 1988. In honor of the major Hakhel event at Brooklyn College on April 5th with Mordechai Ben David and others, this song is presented for you to enjoy. Arranged and composed by Israel Edelson Choir conducted by Danny Finkelman  Click Here to play
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Please help this orphaned family!
Mrs. Libby Feigele Malka Shifman of Tzfas Israel past away yesterday,Tuesday afternoon, Israel time, 6th of Nissan, the shiva in Israel. She has left behind a husband and nine young orphan children, please anyone who can, send a donation of money "Kimcha Depischa" to help these poor orphans R"L!



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Lev Leviev' Company Posts Record Losses
Africa-Israel Investments, an Israel-based real estate company, reported its fourth quarter and full year results for 2008, with full year revenue falling 45 percent to NIS 6 billion. The loss has been touted as the largest in the nation's history, largely due to sinking American real estate values, including the serious devaluation of the New York Times building. Controlling shareholder Lev Leviev told reporters, "There are years that are better, and there are years that are less good, but that's the business...."
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Mazal Tov! Baby Boy!
Mazal Tov to Levi and Chaya (nee Thaler) Nejar (Crown Heights) on the birth of their son!

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Levaya of Mrs. Shifman A"H
The pain and sadness was evident on the faces of all present at the Levaya of Mrs. Libby Shifman A"H, a young mother of nine children who passed away following a sudden stroke. Hundreds of community members joined the Levaya as it passed through Tzfas this evening. 

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And the tanks roll in..!
As reported by Chabad.info, this Thursday the annual Yud Aleph Nisan Tank Parade will be held. This year the parade will honor fifty seven years of the Rebbe MH"M's leadership. Earlier today the vehicles began to arrive in Crown Heights  Photo Gallery
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Amish Visit 770
The scene had the potential to be quite confusing, a group of men and woman who's dress reminds one of Chareidi Jews walking around Crown Heights, following a guided tour. The group was not comprised of Frum Jews, or Jews altogether, they were Dutch Amish from Amish County Philadelphia, and as part of their traditional dress they wear full beards, wide brimmed hats, and the women long skirts. As part of their tour they also visited a Sofer and the Matzah bakery  Photo Gallery
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"Yossi's Tank" Returns for the 11 Nissan
This Yud Alef Nissan, "Yossi's Tank" returns under the leadership of Rabbi Tzvi Marosov, with the assistance other 5th Grade teachers of Oholei Torah. For 18 years, since the passing of his talmid Yosef Yitzchok Halevi A"H, Rabbi Marosov has taken the 5th Grade to experience hands-on miftzoyim in the Brighton Beach section of Brooklyn after the Rebbe's Birthday Parade of Tanks. Last year alone, 3000 single matzos, hundreds of brochures in Russian and English, hundreds of people selling their chometz, plus a Tefillin Stand were done in Yossi's Zechus.
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Hilchos Birchas Hachama on the Road
Everyone is looking for ways to find and save time. Wouldn't it be gratifying to know that there is now even more time? Enter Uvlechtecha Baderech Program by Yagdil Torah (Beta). No tape decks to install, no Mp3 player to buy, no files to convert. Just take the CD and put it straight into your car, personal CD player, or computer and listen. Utilize your time purposefully and learn interesting and important subject matter while you drive. Do the Mitzvah of Uvelechtecha Baderech, get trip security provided by learning Torah, and avoid wasting time.
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770 Being Built Near Moscow
Russia has officially joined the movement of Jewish communities around the world in building Synagogues, planned and constructed in the same architectural style of the 770 center of the worldwide Chabad Lubavitch movement in Brooklyn, New York. Soon, such a building will be completed in the town of Ramenskoye, in the Moscow Region. Yesterday, this 770 project has reached a new stage, with the completion of the buildings outer shell. Rabbi Yitzchak Kogan, who heads the Synagogue on Bolshaya Bronnaya in Moscow, is spearheading this massive undertaking  Photo Gallery
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Daily Nasi Reminder
On Rosh Chodesh Nisan the Chanukas Habais of the Mishkan took place. For twelve days the Nessiim brought Korbanos for the Chanukas Hamizbeach. In memory of these korbanos, beginning Rosh Chodesh Nisan, and continuing through Nissan 13, we recite the pesukim describing the offerings made by the nesi'im of the 12 shevatim followed by the special Yechi Ratzon.

Full text for today's nasi (Tuesday)
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Unprecedented Halacha Campaign
For two converging reasons, the publishers are announcing an unprecedented campaign to disseminate the best-selling halachic book: "Zemonim". First, as announced on Israel National News and all major Jewish media, a new web-based program (www.mikvahcalendar.com) has recently been launched. This site, the initiative of a U.S.-based professional staff, led by Mrs. Rivkah Bloom (MCS, M.I.T.) is expected to ease observance of family law for millions of people. Rabbi Fishel Jacobs (Kfar Chabad), the author of Zemonim, escorted the halachic development of that site for years, and gave his haskomah for it.
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Baruch Dayan Haemes
Libby Shifman (right) with her orphaned children
Mrs Libby Feigele Malka (Kaye) Shifman HAK"M of Tzfas Israel past away Tuesday afternoon 7th of Nissan. More details. Mrs. Shifman has left behind a husband and nine (9) young orphan children, please anyone who can,please send a donation of money "Kimcha Depischa" to help these poor orphans R"L!
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Birchas Hachama Pamphlet in Russian
In accordance with a directive from the Rebbe from 5741/1981, Chabad Lubavitch in Kazakhstan has launched a campaign to encourage people to recite this special prayer. As part of the campaign, a pamphlet has been published in Russian explaining the meaning of Birchas Hachama and its relevant laws. The pamphlets will be distributed among the Jewish communities in Kazakhstan, along with matzos, as part of the many Pesach activities occurring around the country.

Show this important new brochure to any other Russian-speaking Jews that you know.

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Gaza Abuse Claims Were Hearsay
Israel's military Advocate General has closed a probe into reports that soldiers taking part in Israel's recent offensive in the Gaza Strip intentionally killed civilians, after he found the claims 'were based on hearsay and not supported by specific personal knowledge.' 'It was found that once the claims were checked, they were not supported by the facts as determined by the investigation,' an Israel Defence Force (IDF) statement released this afternoon said.
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Which Will Win?
Moments before the race to compose the Nigun for the Rebbe's Perek Tehillim comes to a close, new compositions are still being submitted to the "Vaadas Hanigunim". Chabad.info presents the entire line up of Nigunim. The deadline for submitting Nigunim is today, Hei Nisan. Which one of the compositions do you think is best? feel free to leave a comment.  Links to play Niggunim
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Rabbi Metzger and Mike Bloomberg to Attend
The latest update for the Hakhel event: The Chief Rabbi of Israel - Rabbi Yona Metzger, and Mayor of NY - Michael Bloomberg, and other esteemed guests will be attending this momentous event. The event's organizers have informed Chabad.info that tickets are being sold quickly, and will soon be sold out! Tickets are available at local Judaica stores, or at: WWW.JEWISHTICKETS.COM
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Daily 'Nasi' Reminder
On Rosh Chodesh Nisan the Chanukas Habais of the Mishkan took place. For twelve days the Nessiim brought Korbanos for the Chanukas Hamizbeach. In memory of these korbanos, beginning Rosh Chodesh Nisan, and continuing through Nissan 13, we recite the pesukim describing the offerings made by the nesi'im of the 12 shevatim followed by the special Yechi Ratzon.

Full text for today's nasi (Monday)
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Kinus for Israelis in 770
Last night a very moving event took place in 770, hundreds of Israelis from all over the New York City filled 770 in honor of the Rebbe Melech Hamoshiach's upcoming birthday. The Kinus, which is organized annually mostly for Mekuravim of the Temimim learning in 770, from their Mivtzoim routes, was a huge success. The Kinus was arranged by the Temimim learning in 770 and R' Rachamim Nimni, director of Or Torah Ve'Chesed  Photo Gallery
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Once-In-a-28-Year Lecture & New Essay
Tonight, Monday, March 30, 2009, at 8:00 pm, Rabbi YY Jacobson will deliver a special global webcast: Here Comes the Sun a fascinating journey into a once-in-a-28-year-experience, the blessing for the sun, exploring the scientific, halachik, spiritual and psychological dimensions. Dont miss this once-in-a-28-year lecture. The class will have an accompanying curriculum which you can download.

To watch, please visit www.TheYeshiva.net To listen via telephone, please call: 1-616-347-8000. Access code: 1007852#
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Mazal Tov! New Engagement!
Mazal Tov to Maxim Cohen (South Manchester, UK) and Chana Rose (Manchester, UK) on their engagement!

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YG Prepares For Yud Alef Nisan
Over the past 2 months there have been many preparations taking place in Yeshiva Gedolah of Melbourne Australia in the lead up to Yud Alef Nisan. The daily Rambam Shiur at 7:40pm has been a major success with many of the talmidim sacrificing their short break to join in the learning. In addition to the daily refreshments at each shiur the bochrim were also treated to a grand siyum  Photos
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Bircas Hachama Program
In accordance with the instructions of the Rebbe that the ceremony of Bircas Hachama should be with the largest crowd possible: The Gabboim of 770 hereby invite all residents of Crown Heights Men, Women and Children, To participate in the Main Observance of Bircas Hachama and Hakhel Gathering to Welcome Moshiach That will take place " on Erev Pesach, Wednesday 14 Nissan, April 8 on the Mall of Eastern Parkway opposite 770 at 8:00 am  Full Program
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Hakhel Event Promo Video
Chabad.info proudly presents a video clip with Chassidic superstar Mordechai Ben David, produced as a promo for the upcoming Hakhel gathering, in honor of Yud Alef Nissan, slated to take place in Brooklyn College, with MBD, Danny and the Sparks, The Freilach Orchestra, Maestro Israel Edelson, Cantor Yehoshua Samuels, and others  Video
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Central Yud Aleph Nisan Farbrengen
With great joy and thanks to the Alm-ghty, you are cordially invited to attend the chassidishe farbrengens in honor of YUD ALEF NISSAN, 106th birthday of the Rebbe, Melech HaMoshiach that will take place In Beis Moshiach -- 770 Eastern Parkway On Motsoei Shabbos the evening of Yud Alef Nissan Saturday night April 4, 2009 at 9:30pm. Guest Speaker in English: Rabbi Zushe Wilhelm, Principal of Mesivta Oholei Torah.
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'Pope's Visit Won't Stop us From Praying
Pope Benedict's visit to Israel in about a month and-a-half is already causing concern among those who fear that the strict security measures around the pontiff would prevent access to holy sites in Jerusalem. Western Wall Rabbi Shmuel Rabinovitch has already approached the police on the matter and demanded that free access to the Wall and the Mount of Olives is maintained throughout the high-profile visit.
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Niggunim for Yud Aleph Nisan
The special vaad established for choosing a niggun for the Rebbe's new Perek Tehillim have already received several compositions. Contestants are competing to compose the winning Niggun which will be sung by Chassidim world wide. The latest compositions come from two coposers.

Hatomim Mendel Goldstein

Hatomim Shalom Poper
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The Countdown Is Almost Over
The countdown to the completion of the Eshel Hachnosas Orchim building, is almost over with the recent completion of the facade. The building, situated on Kingston Avenue and Eastern Parkway, will host hundreds of guest rooms for the Rebbe's guests. Hopefully, the construction will be finished on time to open it's doors to the thousands of guests who come to spend Tishrei in 770.
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Mazel Tov to Mendel & Devorah Leah (nee Weingarten) Stein Southfield, MI, on the birth of their firstborn daughter!

Mazal Tov to Yossi & Rivka (nee Levin) Roth, Los Angeles, CA, on the birth of a Baby boy!    (1 wishes)

Mazal Tov to Shmuly Shneur, Montreal, Canada to Leba Chanowitz, Monticello, NY on their engagement!

Mazal Tov to Brendan Rothschild (Melbourne, Australia) and Freda Werdiger (Melbourne, Australia) on their engagement!

Mazel Tov to Shui & Mimi Lewis, Crown Heights, on the birth of a daughter!

Mazel Tov to Zvi & Chaya'le Hershcovich, Montreal, Canada, on the birth of a daughter!

Mazel Tov to Michoel & Sheina Rosenthal, Marseille, France, on the birth of their firstborn daughter!   (1 wishes)

Mazel Tov to Ari & Yehudis Cattan, Boca Raton, FL, on the birth of a son!

Mazal Tov to Ariel Mangami (Rechovot, Israel) and Shternie Cohen (Monsey, NY) on their engagement!

Mazal Tov to Ariel and Ilana Steinherz, Crown Heights, on the birth of a baby girl!

Mazel Tov to Meyer Simcha & Chani Abramowitz, New Haven, CT, on the birth of a son!

Mazel Tov to Moshe & Nechama Dina Leeds, Gilbert AZ, on the birth of a son!

Mazal Tov to Itzik and Chanie (Avtzon) Wolf from CH, on the birth of their firstborn baby boy!

Mazal Tov to Rafi Mogilevsky, Toronto, Cananda to Yonit Raphaely, South Africa!   (1 wishes)

Mazal Tov to Shimon and Sara (nee Nelson) Shain, S. Diego, CA, on the birth of a baby boy!

Mazel Tov to Yossi & Rivkie Horowitz, Crown Heights, on the birth of a son

Mazel Tov to Benny & Taphara Goldstock, Crown Heights, on the birth of a son!

Mazal Tov to Avremi Orimland, Tzfas, Israel and Rochie Chayo, Crown Heights upon their engagement!