'Reinforce security at grave of Rabbi Nachman'

Deputy Education Minister calls on PM to work with Ukrainian Premier to improve security in Uman after holy site vandalized.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/21/2016, 8:17 PM

Anti-Semitic vandals hurl pig's head into tomb of Rebbe Nachman

Tomb of Breslov founder desecrated as vandals throw pig's head with swastika into Uman compound.David Rosenberg, 12/21/2016, 8:51 AM

Ben Gurion airport prepares for mass flights to Uman.

Airport authorities are preparing for the yearly mass flights to the grave of Rabbi Nachman of Breslav in the Ukrainian town of Uman.Yoel Domb, 9/25/2016, 3:34 PM

Drama on Jewish bus in Uman

A tour bus in Uman, Ukraine was taken hostage by criminals who demanded money from the organizers of the trip.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/7/2016, 7:56 PM

Watch: Hundreds Attend Funeral of Israeli Found Dead in Uman

Hundreds of people were participating Sunday in the funeral of Amir Ohana, the Israeli who went missing in Uman and was found Saturday.Moshe Cohen, 9/20/2015, 5:30 PM

Body of Missing Israeli Found in Uman

Amir Ohana, who went missing over Rosh Hashanah, found in a lake; he apparently fell in due to an epileptic fit.Ari Yashar, 9/19/2015, 8:42 PM

Missing Israeli in Uman: Important Testimony Received

As ZAKA rescue teams redouble efforts with witness testimony, ministers Deri and Elkin work to get permits to expand tools for search.Reut Hadar, 9/18/2015, 1:20 PM

Missing Israeli in Uman: Danger Rising by the Minute

ZAKA official describes desperate search 'leaving no stone unturned,' details dangers in forest as fears for life of epileptic Israeli grow.Benny Toker, 9/17/2015, 6:26 PM

Searches Intensify for Missing Israeli in Uman

Foreign Ministry and ZAKA join searches for Amir Ohana, the missing Israeli in Ukraine as wife asks public to help pray for his return.Cynthia Blank, 9/17/2015, 11:23 AM

Israeli Man Missing in Uman

Ukrainian authorities focusing on search for a body as Israeli man goes missing among 45,000 Rosh Hashanah visitors.Haim Lev, 9/16/2015, 11:08 PM

Thousands Delayed On Their Way to Uman

Tens of thousands of Israelis, as well as Jews from around the world, were in Uman Sunday to celebrate Rosh HashanahMoshe Cohen, 9/13/2015, 5:59 PM

The Miracle on the Plane to Kiev

Black Box Over Kiev reveals the miracle men that saved a plane by davening and learning the Torah of Rebbe Nachman on his birthday.Shira Nussdorf, 3/29/2015, 2:58 PM

'Rebbe Nachman' Tales to Hit the Big Screen

Novelist's journey back to his Jewish heritage inspires movie based on hassidic legend's teachings, featuring Israeli star Yehuda Barkan.Baruch Gordon, 10/1/2014, 3:37 PM

Ben Gurion Airport Sees Highest-Ever Traffic Over Holidays

Holiday travel sky-high: 521 aircraft to depart, arrive at Israel's airport in 24 hours - a new record.Tova Dvorin, 9/28/2014, 1:00 PM

Huge Crowds Expected at Ben Gurion for High Holidays

Some 1.4 million travelers are expected to pass through Ben Gurion Airport into and out of Israel during the High Holiday period.Moshe Cohen, 9/22/2014, 2:21 PM

No to Uman

There has to be an end to the meshugas of going to Uman.Rabbi Prof. Dov Fischer, 9/19/2014, 6:12 AM

Ukraine Bills Hassidim: $100 to Visit Rabbi Nachman's Grave

Proposed law condemned for fleecing visitors to Breslov Rabbi's tomb.Ari Yashar, 1/20/2014, 10:37 AM

Foodless Uman Pilgrims Saved by Rabbi

About 100 pilgrims who were stuck in Moscow airport received kosher food thanks to Russia's chief rabbi.Gil Ronen, 9/9/2013, 10:03 AM

Ukraine: Top-Level Meeting Ahead of Jewish Pilgrimage

Hassidic rabbis meet Ukrainian leadership as annual pilgrimage to Uman is set to begin.Gil Ronen, 9/2/2013, 8:41 PM

‘Celebrity Rabbi’ Nixes Uman Trips: It’s Forbidden

Rabbi Avi Zarki slams annual pilgrimage to Ukraine. ‘The spiritual boost is not real.’Maayana Miskin, 8/18/2013, 9:46 AM

Israeli Badly Beaten at Rav Nachman's Grave

A member of the Breslov hassidic group said he was violently attacked Monday morning as he visited the grave of Rabbi Nachman of BreslovDavid Lev, 6/17/2013, 3:20 PM

SMS Calls Ukraine’s Jews to Pray on Yom Kippur

Ukraine’s Chief Rabbi is announcing prayer times by SMS to encourage Jews to attend synagogue on Yom Kippur. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/24/2012, 1:38 PM

Photos: Israeli Couple Weds in Uman, Ukraine

Israeli couple weds in Uman, Ukraine, the first time that a wedding takes place at the tomb of Rebbe Nachman of Breslov.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/17/2012, 12:13 AM

Hundreds at Work Preparing Uman Tent City for Pilgrims

Deputy mayor of Ukrainian town praises "amazing volunteer spirit" as pilgrimage to Rebbe Nachman's tomb nears.Gil Ronen, 9/12/2012, 10:21 PM

Ukraine Power Cut Leaves Rabbi Nachman’s Grave in the Dark

Jews praying at the grave site of Rabbi Nachman of Breslov were left in the dark on the Sabbath after authorities cut off electricity.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/10/2012, 3:59 PM

Blast Destroys Ambulance Near Grave of Rabbi Nachman

A blast destroyed an ambulance near the Uman grave of Rabbi Nachman. Police are investigating arson, but it may been accidental.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 3/25/2012, 12:35 PM

Photos: Breslav Rabbis in Uman

The annual pilgrimage to Rebbe Nachman’s gravesite in Uman attracted many of the prominent rabbis of the Breslaver Hasidic world.Elad Benari, 10/3/2011, 10:10 AM

Body of Israeli Drowned in Uman Flown to Israel

The body of Eli Eliyah, who died in Uman, was flown from Kiev to Israel. Hundreds accompanied the coffin to the airport in Kiev.Elad Benari, 10/3/2011, 4:14 AM

Tragedy in Uman: Israeli Killed in Holiday Accident

A young Israeli man was swept away by a river and drowned during "tashlich" prayer, while spending Rosh Hashanah at Uman.Maayana Miskin, 10/1/2011, 11:07 PM

Photos: Erev Rosh Hashanah in Uman

View photos from the central penitential prayers in the biggest synagogue in Uman, Ukraine.Elad Benari, 9/28/2011, 5:04 PM

Rosh Hashanah, The Jewish New Year, Begins Wednesday Night

The two day New Year Holiday begins tonight and Shabbat Shuva makes it a three day continuum. Arutz Sheva wishes you a good and sweet year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/28/2011, 12:49 PM

Uman Visitors Won't Get Warm Welcome This Year

Chassidic visitors to Uman may be greeted by mass protests of Ukranian nationalists demanding they leave town.David Lev, 9/15/2011, 2:05 PM

Rabbi Nixes Annual Uman Trip

There is no justification in Jewish law for spending Rosh Hashanah in the Ukraine, Israeli rabbi says. Maayana Miskin, 9/2/2011, 1:39 PM

'Motive for Murder at Uman was Anti-Semitism'

A friend of the victim says Jews often pay protection money to locals but that this time the attackers did not want money, just blood. Gil Ronen, 9/26/2010, 5:14 PM

Breslover Chassid Murdered Near Rabbi Nachman's Tomb in Uman

A 19-year-old Breslov Chossid is murdered by Ukrainian thugs near the grave of his Rebbe in Uman, just two months before he was to be married.Chana Ya'ar, 9/26/2010, 9:54 AM

Flights to Uman Filling Up

Preparations underway for annual pilgrimage to Uman.Elad Benari, 8/26/2010, 5:05 AM