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Dirshu to hold historic siyumim in Israel and around the world

Dirshu to hold historic siyumim in Israel and around the world

Torah organization to hold historic event celebrating completion of Talmud.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/12/2019 13:26
Praying for an end to antisemitism

Praying for an end to antisemitism

Dirshu to hold a worldwide Day of Jewish Unity to pray for an end to antisemitism. "Prayer the call to action."Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/09/2019 05:55
Over 2000 attend North American Dirshu 'Siyum'

Over 2000 attend North American Dirshu 'Siyum'

This is only the 1st celebration of the completion of a portion of Torah study. A worldwide siyum is planned for 2020 in New York.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/01/2019 10:38
To learn just to learn

To learn just to learn

When you learn, you open your mind to new ideas, you improve your analytical skills and you become a more well-rounded person. Zachary Silver, 24/01/2019 00:17
Over 10,000 expected at Western Wall for 'Day of Jewish Unity'

Over 10,000 expected at Western Wall for 'Day of Jewish Unity'

US Ambassador David Friedman expected to join thousands in mass prayer event at Western Wall ahead of Rosh Hashanna.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/09/2018 12:38
Canadian rabbi talks Jewish identity with Technion students

Canadian rabbi talks Jewish identity with Technion students

Founder of 'Dirshu' global Jewish education group meets with Israeli college students, discusses Jewish identity.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/06/2018 08:58
Celebrating Judaism all over the world

Celebrating Judaism all over the world

Dirshu's Rabbi Hofstedter visits Jewish communities all over the world, says he's 'impressed' with devotion of Jewish students worldwide.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/04/2018 12:33
Europe's 60th Dirshu branch opens in Berlin

Europe's 60th Dirshu branch opens in Berlin

Head of Global Jewish Educational Initiative brings Daf Yomi B'Halakha project to Europe's citiesArutz Sheva Staff, 25/03/2018 18:29
Canadian rabbi leads haredi-Arab dialogue in northern Israel

Canadian rabbi leads haredi-Arab dialogue in northern Israel

Founder of Dirshu global Jewish education initiative meets with members of Afifi group in Galilee.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/02/2018 19:52
Forging haredi-secular unity in the Galilee

Forging haredi-secular unity in the Galilee

Despite political tensions over issues of religion and state, haredi NGO highlights bond between religious, secular in Galilee town.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/02/2018 18:34
Spiritual awakening convention closes in Connecticut

Spiritual awakening convention closes in Connecticut

Thousands joined Saturday night as 'Dirshu' Conference draws to endMordechai Sones, 22/01/2017 14:26
Watch: Not the Average Tel Aviv Stadium Mega Event

Watch: Not the Average Tel Aviv Stadium Mega Event

Siyyum after first European Dirshu Shabbos Convention for study cycle completion sees Tel Aviv stadium fills with haredim.Ari Yashar, 24/03/2015 22:13
NJ Torah Event to Support Haredim in Israel

NJ Torah Event to Support Haredim in Israel

Rabbi Borenstein of Bnei Brak will address event focusing on supporting Haredim in Israel faced with "harsh decrees."Ari Yashar, 06/11/2013 12:08
Dirshu NY Grand Celebration of Torah Learning

Dirshu NY Grand Celebration of Torah Learning

The Dirshu organization is holding another blockbuster Torah event – this time, a 'Melave Malka' to end a Sabbath Olam HaTorah Convention.Chana Ya'ar and Chaim Gold, 08/11/2012 11:31
15,000 Take Largest Talmud Test in History

15,000 Take Largest Talmud Test in History

Last Friday more than 15,000 Torah scholars joined together around the world for the largest Talmud test in history.Hana Levi Julian, 13/09/2012 07:16
Dirshu Scholars in Israel for Talmud Gathering

Dirshu Scholars in Israel for Talmud Gathering

Hundreds of Torah scholars and their families are streaming into Israel to attend the Dirshu convention completing a cycle of Talmud study.Chana Ya'ar, 22/07/2012 11:01
Preparations for Dirshu’s English Siyum HaShas

Preparations for Dirshu’s English Siyum HaShas

Delegations from cities throughout Israel and the world have reserved seats at Dirshu’s English Siyum HaShas on Tuesday, 12 Av.Gil Ronen, 05/07/2012 21:10
Preparations for Siyum HaShas in Tel Aviv

Preparations for Siyum HaShas in Tel Aviv

Preparations are underway to host more than 10,000 people in Tel Aviv for the Siyum HaShas; the completion of the study of the Talmud.Hana Levi Julian, 01/07/2012 13:19
Groups Prepare for Siyum Hashas Events

Groups Prepare for Siyum Hashas Events

Over 15,000 people are expected to participate in the central events of the upcoming Siyum Hashas, coming up next monthDavid Lev, 25/06/2012 21:05