The stores and streets of Crown Heights were full on Friday, as residents and guests prepared for Shabbos Chol Hamoed Sukkos.
The East Flatbush community held their first-ever Simchas Beis Hashoeva celebration on the first day of Chol Hamoed, with live music, dancing and a magic show for children.
Hundreds braved the storms and danced through a heavy downpour at the Simchas Beis Hashoeva in Crown Heights, with Shlomo Simcha, Avremi G, Yehuda Piamenta, Yossi Cohen, and others.
Hundreds of bochurim took to the streets of New York City on the first day of Chol Hamoed Sukkos to help their fellow Jews fulfill the mitzva of Lulav and Esrog.
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Hundreds of children and parents filled 770 on the first day of Chol Hamoed for a Tzivos Hashem rally featuring an exciting fire juggling show and reciting the 12 pesukim.
For decades, the Rebbe‘s position against the establishment of eruvin in large cities was well known. A recent attempt to rewrite history was called out by the Crown Heights Rabbonim.
Nearly 10,000 canisters of surface wipes were distributed to Crown Heights schools, shuls, and other neighborhood Mosdos by Rabbi Lazer Avtzon, director of the Global Jewish Assistance and Relief Network.
Join Live at 7:30 PM ET: The annual Simchas Beis Hashoeiva from Crown Heights will broadcast live, starting tonight with a childrens’ program with Fitche Benshimon and Shlomo Simcha, followed by hours of dancing with Avremi G, Yehuda Piamenta, Mendy Piamenta, and Yossi Cohen.
Rabbi Shimon and Chaya Mushka Goldberg have joined the team of shluchim in Pacific Palisades, California, where they will focus on leading Friendship Circle and engaging teens and their families.
Moments before Sukkos began, a drone flew over Crown Heights, capturing the sukkah of all shapes and sizes dotting every block across the community. How many sukkahs can you count?
Under torrential rain, hundreds of Jews sat down to celebrate the first two days of Sukkos in the enormous sukkah in Moscow’s Marina Roshcha Shul. Leading the davening and celebrations was Chief Rabbi Rabbi Berel Lazar.
The L’chaim of Shmuli Gordon of Melbourne, Australia, and Faigy Engel of Adelaide/Crown Heights, took place Sunday, 13 Tishrei, at F.R.E.E.
Bedecked in Yom Tov clothing, a crowd gathered for the levaya of Mrs. Pola Slavin as it passed 770 on Thursday, the first day of Chol Hamoed Sukkos.
A large crowd filled 770’s main shul, upstairs shul, sukkah and Tishrei Tent for shachris, hallel, hoshanos and mussaf on the first day of Chol Hamoed Sukkos 5782.
The East Flatbush community will be holding a Simchas Beis Hashoeiva of their own on Thursday, 18 Tishrei, the first day of Chol Hamoed, with live music, dancing and a magic show for children.
Gallery 2: Thousands danced on Kingston Avenue in Crown Heights on Wednesday night from 9:30 PM until 6:00 AM, fulfilling the request of the Rebbe to celebrate Simchas Beis Hashoeva outdoors, in the streets, “until the street itself dances!”
Knowing firsthand the uplifting power of music in the hardest of circumstances, singer Yaakov Shwekey was determined to help the Australian Jewish community to are still facing restrictive lockdowns during Sukkos.
After a disappointing encounter during Merkos Shlichus, Rabbi Yaakov Eckhaus wrote to the Rebbe that it seemed too difficult to bring Moshiach. The Rebbe responded with an analogy to gunpowder.
Thousands of Yidden took part in the annual Simchas Beis Hashoeiva held on Kingston Ave. in Crown Heights on the first night of Chof Hamoed. Music was provided by Chony Milecki, Chony Zucker, Yossi Cohen, and others.
Mrs. Pola Slavin, the matriarch of a large Chabad family, passed away on Thursday, 17 Tishrei, Chol Hamoed Sukkos 5782.
The annual Chol Hamoed children’s rally will take place today, at 2:00 PM, downstairs 770, featuring live music, reciting the 12 Pesukim, live performance, and raffles.
The Lubavitch Youth Organization invites girls in Grades 4 and up to go mivtzoim this Chol Hamoed on Thursday, 17 Tishrei, Sep. 23. leaving at 1:00 PM from Bais Rivkah Crown St.
CTeen HQ has announced a grant for state-of-the-art CTeen lounges. offering Six CTeen chapters the opportunity to build or renovate their lounges, creating a space where they can engage their Jewish teenagers.
Mrs. Rita Herman, a beloved mother, grandmother and educator, and a pillar of the Pittsburgh community, passed away on the Tuesday, 15 Tishrei, the first day of Sukkos.
Join Live at 9:30 PM ET: The annual Simchas Beis Hashoeiva from Crown Heights will broadcast live, allowing those around the world to join in the unforgettable celebration. Joining tonight: Chony Milecki, Chony Zucker, Yossi Cohen and others.
With only hours left to Sukkos in Crown Heights, hundreds of daled minim sets were sold at rock bottom prices, and bochurim and families rushed to put up schach or a table in their sukkah or purchase something before the stores closed.