Thousands of anash and bochurim packed the main shul at 770 Eastern Parkway for mincha of Erev Yom Kippur, followed by a video of the Rebbe’s pre-Yom Kippur bracha.
With the hours progressing towards Yom Kippur, residents and guests rushed to fulfill the customs of Erev Yom Kippur, including the symbolic malkos, the second round of mikvah, and increasing in tzedaka.
Hundreds of bochurim and anash packed the Rebbe’s room in 770 for mincha on Erev Yom Kippur; others davened in the Tishrei Tent on the service lane.
Locals and guests packed 770 on Wednesday morning, Erev Yom Kippur to daven shacharis, request the customary lekach and give tzedaka to one of the countless pushkas and individuals collecting.
Thousands of locals and guests performed the minhag of kaparos late Monday night, Erev Yom Kippur, even as a non-stop downpour drenched the streets.
Locals and guests performed the custom of Kaparos at numerous locations in Crown Heights late Monday night and early Tuesday morning, Erev Yom Kippur 5783.
Bochurim helping Vaad Talmidei Hatmimim during their annual fundraiser to help the Rebbe’s guests over Tishrei.
Residents of East Flatbush gathered on Sunday to perform kaparos ahead of Yom Kippur, organized by NCFJE and held in a local lot to make it easier for them to join.
Around the globe, Chabad yeshivos are studying Maseches Gittin this year. A special shiur by Rabbi Sholom Ber Shuchat to visiting bochurim in Crown Heights showcased the practical applications of what they are studying.
Crown Heights families braved the heavy rain to perform the minhag of Kaparos on Sunday, ahead of Yom Kippur. The kaparos was organized by NCFJE and subsidized by donors.
The recent chicken shortage has affected the number of live chickens available for kaparos, Eshel-Hachnosas Orchim has announced, saying everyone should try to come early to ensure they receive one.
London Shliach Rabbi Shmuel Lew, who merited a close connection with Rebbetzin Chana, shared personal memories at a farbrengen with visiting bochurim held on Motzei Shabbos.
A large crowd of bochurim who are spending Tishrei in Crown Heights joined an inspiring and uplifting farbrengen with Nyack Mashpia Rabbi Yosef Klyne in the ballroom of Oholei Torah.
English-speaking Tishrei guests gathered Motzei Shabbos in the tent adjacent to 770 for a farbrengen in honor of Rebbetzin Chana‘s yahrzeit with mashpia Rabbi Yosef Katzman.
The streets and shops of Crown Heights were bustling with activity on Friday and locals and thousands of guests prepared for Shabbos Parshas Vayelech – Shabbos Shuva. Plus: Shalom Zachar list.
Long Island shliach Rabbi Yitzchok Goldshmid led a farbrengen for visiting Bochurim in honor of Aseres Yemei Teshuva arranged by the Vaad Hatemimim.
American Tishrei guests joined a geulah u’moshiach shiur by Harav Shmuel Chaim Bluming on Thursday in the basement of 770 Eastern Parkway.
Over 1,000 bochurim gathered on Wednesday night for a grand Bruchim Habaim, welcoming the many guests who had traveled to spend the month of Tishrei by the Rebbe, addressed by Rabbis Yehuda Krinsky, Avrohom Shemtov, Yisroel Deren, Mendel Groner, Tzvi Telsner and philanthropist Itche Meir Hager.
After breaking their fast on a delicious supper, a large crowd of English-speaking bochurim joined a grand Seder Sichos in the Tishrei Tent outside 770.
Delicious and nutritious meals are being served every day to hundreds of guests who traveled to New York to spend the month of Tishrei with the Rebbe. Dining areas are set up in the Eshel building and in a tent in the Oholei Torah parking lot.