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In Ramat Beit Shemesh, a new Chabad yeshiva - for English speakers

In Ramat Beit Shemesh, a new Chabad yeshiva - for English speakers

Ramat Beit Shemesh holds meeting on founding of new Chabad yeshiva in Israel, serving English speakers from around the world.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/03/2021 11:34
Moldova rabbi's matzah miracle

Moldova rabbi's matzah miracle

Rabbi in Moldova helps save a life and scores matzah for his community,Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 06/03/2021 22:48
Yair Lapid: 'I am not persecuting anyone - especially not Chabad'

Yair Lapid: 'I am not persecuting anyone - especially not Chabad'

MK Lapid responds to report that he threatened Chabad, says he won't persecute anyone - especially not 'good friends' from Chabad.Hezki Baruch, 19/02/2021 14:10
Naftali Bennett: 'I'm eternally grateful to Chabad, Chabad is always there for us'

Naftali Bennett: 'I'm eternally grateful to Chabad, Chabad is always there for us'

MK Naftali Bennett slams MK Yair Lapid's 'embarrassing' threat to Chabad leader: 'Would he dare say such a thing to Meretz voters?'Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/02/2021 12:12
Yair Lapid's threat to Chabad-Lubavitch

Yair Lapid's threat to Chabad-Lubavitch

Ahead of elections, Yesh Atid leader Yair Lapid calls up Chabad-Lubavitch leader to issue serious threat to movement.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/02/2021 09:53
Rabbi Yaroslavsky: 'Those who encourage others not to get vaccinated cause bloodshed'

Rabbi Yaroslavsky: 'Those who encourage others not to get vaccinated cause bloodshed'

Rabbi Yaroslavsky, one of the leading Chabad rabbis in Israel, says those not vaccinated against coronavirus may not attend synagogue.Ben Shaul, 16/02/2021 15:01
Rabbi Michoel Green, an anti-vaxxer rabbi, is fired by Chabad over social media posts

Rabbi Michoel Green, an anti-vaxxer rabbi, is fired by Chabad over social media posts

Continued emphasis on anti-vax rhetoric is in 'direct conflict with the sacred task' for which emissary was appointed, director says.Shira Hanau, JTA, 04/02/2021 11:42
Top Chabad rabbi urges followers to avoid attending traditional gatherings

Top Chabad rabbi urges followers to avoid attending traditional gatherings

Rabbi Yaroslavsky urges: Hold 'farbrengens' at home with your family - not with others.Michal Levi, 21/01/2021 13:25
Weekly Tanya video\lecture: The Gate to Faith

Weekly Tanya video\lecture: The Gate to Faith

This week began with the 'Rosh Hashannah of Hassidism,' the 19th of Kislev, when the author of Tanya was freed from prison in 1798.Rabbi Shimon Eisenbach, 07/12/2020 07:15
Weekly Tanya video\lecture: The Gate to Faith

Weekly Tanya video\lecture: The Gate to Faith

The Tanya compacts four millennia of Jewish wisdom to answer the great personal and existential questions of life.Rabbi Shimon Eisenbach, 30/09/2020 11:23
Weekly Tanya video\lecture: The Gate to Faith

Weekly Tanya video\lecture: The Gate to Faith

Learn how the Tanya compacts four millennia of Jewish wisdom to answer the great personal and existential questions of life.Rabbi Shimon Eisenbach, 26/08/2020 02:00
Weekly Tanya video\lecture: The Gate to Faith

Weekly Tanya video\lecture: The Gate to Faith

The Tanya compacts four millennia of Jewish wisdom to answer the great personal and existential questions of life.Rabbi Shimon Eisenbach, 11/08/2020 23:27
Weekly Tanya video\lecture: The Gate to Faith

Weekly Tanya video\lecture: The Gate to Faith

The Tanya compacts four millennia of Jewish wisdom to answer the great personal and existential questions of life.Rabbi Shimon Eisenbach, 04/08/2020 07:45
Watch live: Online women's event to honor Lubavitcher Rebbe

Watch live: Online women's event to honor Lubavitcher Rebbe

The Jerusalem Chabad House of Talbiya - Mamilla holds event honoring late Lubavitcher Rebbe and his championship of women's Torah learning.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/06/2020 20:30
Weekly Tanya video/lecture: The Gate to Faith

Weekly Tanya video/lecture: The Gate to Faith

Even within that which appears to be utterly inanimate matter, such as stones or earth or water, there is a soul and spiritual life-force.Rabbi Shimon Eisenbach, 13/05/2020 13:32
Rabbi Yaakov Schwei dies of coronavirus

Rabbi Yaakov Schwei dies of coronavirus

Chabad emissary in Hanover dies of coronavirus at 43, hours after 86-year-old member of Crown Heights rabbinical court passes away.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/04/2020 00:05
Three arrested outside Chabad headquarters for violating social distancing rules

Three arrested outside Chabad headquarters for violating social distancing rules

Chabad-Lubavitch spokesman says three men arrested on Thursday were part of unsanctioned group and didn't have permission to be there.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/04/2020 02:47
Jewish Agency head: 'This Passover, the Jewish heart beats as one'

Jewish Agency head: 'This Passover, the Jewish heart beats as one'

Jewish Agency distributes 300,000 matzahs and 90,000 bottles of wine to Hundreds of thousands of Jews in communities locked down.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/04/2020 11:07
Rabbi Leibel Groner, secretary of the Lubavitcher Rebbe dies of coronavirus

Rabbi Leibel Groner, secretary of the Lubavitcher Rebbe dies of coronavirus

Rabbi Yehuda Leib 'Leibel' Groner, secretary of the late Lubavitcher Rebbe, dies of coronavirus.Chana Roberts, 08/04/2020 08:38
Beijing rabbi: 'Outdoor group prayers are killing people!'

Beijing rabbi: 'Outdoor group prayers are killing people!'

Chabad's Rabbi Shimon Freundlich urges precautions to avoid contracting coronavirus, says groups praying outdoors are 'killing people.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/03/2020 10:32
Watch: Children recite '12 pesukim' - from their porches

Watch: Children recite '12 pesukim' - from their porches

In Petah Tikva's Hadar Ganim neighborhood, children often gather with Chabad emissaries to recite the '12 pesukim.' And during lockdown?Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/03/2020 07:47
By rabbinic order: 770 completely closed for first time in history

By rabbinic order: 770 completely closed for first time in history

Lubavitch rabbis close Chabad world HQ at 770 Eastern Parkway after coronavirus cases discovered in Crown Heights.Mordechai Sones, 18/03/2020 12:45
Coronavirus 'Kaddish program' helps homebound mourners

Coronavirus 'Kaddish program' helps homebound mourners

Chabad site launches project to help mourners have Kaddish said in a minyan - even if they themselves are in quarantine.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/03/2020 16:23
First Jewish school in Vermont to open later this year

First Jewish school in Vermont to open later this year

A 4th-generation Vermont Orthodox Jew is starting the state’s first Jewish day school.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 03/03/2020 12:44
More Chabad hasidim voted for UTJ in current elections than previously

More Chabad hasidim voted for UTJ in current elections than previously

Number of Chabad-Lubavitch hasidim voting for haredi UTJ grows after rabbis push not to support parties with no chance of entering Knesset.Ben Shaul, 03/03/2020 11:20
Iceland welcomes its first permanent Torah scroll

Iceland welcomes its first permanent Torah scroll

Jewish community of Reykjavik welcome their country's first permanent Torah scroll.Marcy Oster, JTA, 18/02/2020 07:41
Weekly Tanya video lecture: Your guide to a healthy spiritual life

Weekly Tanya video lecture: Your guide to a healthy spiritual life

Previous lectures can be accessed by clicking the link below.HaRav Shneur Zalman Miliadi, 17/02/2020 22:50
Magen David Adom sends 2,000 protective masks to Chabad of China

Magen David Adom sends 2,000 protective masks to Chabad of China

MDA sends protective masks and kits to Chabad Houses in China.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/02/2020 14:22
Chabad rabbi distributes masks for the elderly in Shanghai

Chabad rabbi distributes masks for the elderly in Shanghai

Rabbi Shalom Greenberg, Chabad emissary in Shanghai, is distributing masks to elderly Chinese. 'Masks are crucial to providing mobility.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/02/2020 11:41
Research: Stigmas regarding religious Jews don't apply to Chabad

Research: Stigmas regarding religious Jews don't apply to Chabad

New research shows Israelis have deep emotional connection to Chabad, don't stigmatize Lubavitchers the way they do other religious Jews.Ben Shaul, 28/01/2020 16:09
Lessons in Tanya, your road to spiritual health

Lessons in Tanya, your road to spiritual health

Although this is the conclusion of Chapter 29, it can be stuied on its own. Previous classes are accessible by clicking the link below.. HaRav Shneur Zalman Miliadi, 09/12/2019 09:12
Watch: Simchat Beit Hashoeva in Crown Heights

Watch: Simchat Beit Hashoeva in Crown Heights

Thousands of Chabad hasidim sing and dance with Torah scrolls during Sukkot celebration in Crown Heights, New York.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/10/2019 13:58
Tanya: Chap. 38 class 3

Tanya: Chap. 38 class 3

Studying Tanya will set you on the road to spiritual health. Previous lectures can be found by clicking the link below.HaRav Shneur Zalman Miliadi, 15/10/2019 15:32
Fire breaks out in 770

Fire breaks out in 770

Fire began in closet for emergency lights' battery, reports say.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2019 22:32
Photos: Kapparot in Crown Heights

Photos: Kapparot in Crown Heights

Photographer Haim Twito captures the annual kapparot ritual in Crown Heights, New York.Haim Twito, Chabad Info, 08/10/2019 10:52
What did Chabad of Poway rabbi ask Trump to do?

What did Chabad of Poway rabbi ask Trump to do?

Rabbi Yisroel Goldstein speaks at 25th yahrtzeit of Lubavitcher Rebbe in New York.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/07/2019 08:18
Trump, Pittsburgh and Poway

Trump, Pittsburgh and Poway

Rightist and leftist antisemites are encouraged to come out of the woodwork by the normalization of antisemitism in the mainstream media and progressive politics. Rafael Castro, 28/04/2019 07:12
Studying Tanya

Studying Tanya

Chapter 43, class 1. Previous classes can be heard by clicking the link below.HaRav Shneur Zalman Miliadi, 19/02/2019 21:05
Tanya, your road to spiritual health

Tanya, your road to spiritual health

Chapter 42, class 3. Previous lectures can be read and heard by clicking the link below.HaRav Shneur Zalman Miliadi, 14/11/2018 10:19
Tanya, your road to spiritual health

Tanya, your road to spiritual health

This week's lecture: Chapter 42, class 2. Previous lectures can be found by clicking the link below.HaRav Shneur Zalman Miliadi, 07/11/2018 13:59
Thousands of Chabad emissaries pray after Pittsburgh massacre

Thousands of Chabad emissaries pray after Pittsburgh massacre

Chabad-Lubavitch emissaries from around the world meet for group photo at 770 in Brooklyn, week after deadly Pittsburgh synagogue attack.Yoni Kempinski, 04/11/2018 17:41
Watch: Chabad students gather at site of synagogue shooting

Watch: Chabad students gather at site of synagogue shooting

Chabad youths gather outside of Tree of Life synagogue to show support for Pittsburgh Jewish community, remember 11 victims.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/10/2018 10:35
Fed Lawsuit: NJ borough discriminated against Orthodox synagogue

Fed Lawsuit: NJ borough discriminated against Orthodox synagogue

Federal government sues New Jersey borough, claiming it discriminated against Chabad congregation, barring it from expanding.JTA, 10/07/2018 08:56
You can't beat Chabad

You can't beat Chabad

As if 91 years haven't passed, Chabad willing to give their lives so another Jew will undergo circumcision, put on tefillin, eat kosher.Rabbi Yosef Aharonov, 25/06/2018 22:50
This Shabbat is the Lubavitcher Rebbe's 24th yahrzeit

This Shabbat is the Lubavitcher Rebbe's 24th yahrzeit

The Chabad.org website suggests things to do in memory of the Rebbe on the anniversary of his passing. Chabad Lubavitch, 15/06/2018 09:16
3,000 guests attend Passover seder in central Moscow

3,000 guests attend Passover seder in central Moscow

Seders held in all 36 Chabad Houses scattered throughout Moscow, in all yeshivas and public institutions, even in Moscow's Butyrka prison.Mordechai Sones, 04/04/2018 11:06
Bennett: I'm religious thanks to Chabad

Bennett: I'm religious thanks to Chabad

Education Minister Naftali Bennett says Chabad responsible for bringing him and his family closer to Judaism.Tzvi Lev, 29/03/2018 22:45
American Chabad rabbi expelled from Russia, labelled 'extremist'

American Chabad rabbi expelled from Russia, labelled 'extremist'

US-born Chabad rabbi married to Russian citizen labelled 'extremist', abruptly ordered out of Russia.JTA, 01/02/2018 17:45
Binyanei Ha'uma readies for tens of thousands of Hasidim

Binyanei Ha'uma readies for tens of thousands of Hasidim

An estimated 400 tons of books arrive this morning in 40 large trucks for Binyanei Ha'uma in Jerusalem ahead of next week's Book Fair.Mordechai Sones, 30/11/2017 14:47
Uganda is 100th outpost for Chabad-Lubavitch

Uganda is 100th outpost for Chabad-Lubavitch

Chabad outreach movement now spans 100 nations around the globe, cracking triple digits with its first Chabad house in Uganda.JTA, 20/11/2017 19:53
4,500 Chabad emissaries from around the world gather in New York

4,500 Chabad emissaries from around the world gather in New York

4,500 of Chabad's 5,500 emissaries worldwide gather in New York for a group photo, representing 93 different countries around the globe.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/11/2017 19:29
Tens of thousands gather in 770's study hall

Tens of thousands gather in 770's study hall

Tens of thousands of Chabad-Lubavitch students gather in the main study hall at 770 Eastern Parkway.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/10/2017 15:35
Weekly Tanya lecture: Chap. 36, class 2

Weekly Tanya lecture: Chap. 36, class 2

Tanya will put you on the road to a healthy spiritual life.HaRav Shneur Zalman Miliadi, 29/08/2017 07:44
Rabbis outraged at haredi MK's support for concessions

Rabbis outraged at haredi MK's support for concessions

Rabbis slam MK Gafni's claim that Torah supports evacuating Jews from their homes to surrender land to Arabs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/08/2017 12:00
Weekly Tanya lecture: Chap. 28

Weekly Tanya lecture: Chap. 28

Tanya study is the way to achieve a healthy spiritual life.HaRav Shneur Zalman Miliadi, 23/08/2016 10:58
Chabad opening its first center in East Africa

Chabad opening its first center in East Africa

The Chabad-Lubavitch of Kenya will open in Nairobi as of the High Holidays this year.JTA, 15/07/2016 03:43
The Lubavitcher Rebbe's Yahrzeit: Empowering the individual

The Lubavitcher Rebbe's Yahrzeit: Empowering the individual

Rabbi Pesach Schmerling, 08/07/2016 18:47