B"H Monday, 19 Tammuz 5775 | July 06 2015
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Leb'n Mit'n Rebbe
 The Rebbe Recites the Haftorah 
Photograph: Excerpt from JEM
The Rebbe recites the Haftarah during Mincha, Sunday, 18 Tammuz, Tismach - tzom 17 Tammuz nidcheh ■ more 
    
 
Rabbi & Mrs. Schneur Hecht
 New Shluchim Enlist in The Rebbe's Army 
Photograph: AJN
Rabbi Shneur and Mushkie Hecht are due to arrive in Brisbane from the United States in the coming weeks to spearhead the launch and implementation of Chabad Brisbane Teens and Young Jewish Adults of Brisbane (YJAB) ■ Queensland Jewish Board of Deputies president Jason Steinberg welcomed the initiative, acknowledging that many in that age group don’t connect well with the community ■ more
    
 
Impressed by Tmimim
 Chief Rabbi Amar Visits Prague 
 Chief Sefardic Rabbi Moshe Amar of Yerushalayim visited Prague, where he davened at the kevorim of the MaHaRal and the Noda B'Yehuda, at the ancient shuls, and toured the Bais Chabad headed by Shliach Rabbi Manis Barash ■ more
    
 
Don't Miss
 MyLife: Chassidus Applied Episode 74 
MyLife: Chassidus Applied Episode 74, with Rabbi Simon Jacobson: During these three weeks, what practical steps can we take to increase Ahavas Yisroel in our community, to counter the divisiveness that brought on the Temple’s destruction? What is Chassidus’ take on this sad period, and what are the Rebbe’s directives during these days? How can we make the learning of Hilchos Beis HaBechirah, and its intricate details, relevant and exciting ■ more
    
 
Tes Vov Tammuz
 The Rebbe's Historic Visit to Gan Yisroel 
Photograph: Shmais
The 15th of Tammuz is a special day for Camp Gan Yisroel and Camp Emunah as it marks the date in 5717and 5720 when the Rebbe visited both camps ■ more 
    
 
Chassidim Ayn Mishpocho
 Chefetz - Ben Harush Chasene Gallery 
Chefetz - Ben Harush Chasene Gallery
Chefetz - Ben Harush Chasene Gallery | Photograph: Nitai Abel/ Shturem
Mazel Tov! On Thursday night the Chefetz (Kfar Chabad) and Ben Harush (Elad) families celebrated the marriage of their children HaTomim Elyasaf and Michal ■ more
    
 
Chassidim Ayn Mishpocho
 Teitlebaum - Olidort Chasene Gallery 
Teitlebaum - Olidort Chasene Gallery
Teitlebaum - Olidort Chasene Gallery | Photograph: Nitai Abel/ Shturem
Mazel Tov! On Thursday night the Teitlebaum (Yerushalayim) and Olidort (Kfar Chabad) families celebrated the marriage of their children HaTomim Yoel and Liba ■ more
    
 
Rabbi Raphael Tennenhaus
 A Small Bite of Shabbos Delight 
There is so much going on this week from the perspective of Torah.
We read, learn and live the Torah reading of Balak, we conclude Pirkei Avos (chapter 6), Sunday is the fast of the 17th of Tammuz (postponed from Shabbos), and the three weeks of sorrow begin ■ The message of the fast being pushed off to Sunday should serve as an inspiration that ultimately all negativity will be pushed off forever ■ more
    
 
Rabbi Nachman Wilhelm
 "The Crown of Sages are their Grandchildren" 
This week we study the sixth perek of Pirkei Avos. In Mishna 8 we learn about the virtue of grandparents. "The crown of sages are their grandchildren, and the beauty of children their fathers.  Rabbi Nachman Wilhelm of Smicha Online speaks about the relationship between parents and grandparents ■ more
    
 
Neirot In - Depth Sicha
 Parshas Balak: Sea and Land 
In this week’s parsha Bilaam prophesizes concerning the times of Moshiach. The present Sicha analyzes the statement that Moshiach will “reign from sea to sea and from the river to the ends of the land,” and illustrates how it alludes to one’s personal service towards G-d ■ more
    
 
Leb'n Mit Moshiach
 17 Tammuz: Now, A Different Approach 
NOW, A DIFFERENT APPROACH: Practically speaking: Despite the clamor and “storm” that has been made in the last few months, and despite the wonders that we have seen which indicate that it is “the year when King Moshiach will be revealed,” there remains, nevertheless, difficulty to permeate this idea internally, that people should realize and be aware that we are actually on the threshold of the Geulah , and they should begin to live with the concept of Moshiach and Geulah ■ more
    
 
The Chassidishe Parsha
 Parshas Balak: “Lo Hibit Ovon Beyaakov" 
“Lo Hibit Avon Beyaakov" This week’s Maamar examines the statement in Bilaam’s prophecy that “Hashem does not look to see sin amongst the [children of] Yaakov.” Bilaam attempted to curse the Jewish people but ended up blessing them. The blessings of Bilaam, despite coming from a wicked person, contain deep meaning and direction for the Jewish people. What does it mean that Hashem did not see sin amongst the Jewish people? Were they truly completely righteous and without sin ■ more
    
 
Chassidim Ayn Mishpocho
 Popack - Maman Chasene Gallery 
Mazel Tov! This week the Popack (Tzfas) and Maman (Rishon L'Tzion) families ceebrated the marriage of their children HaTomim Motti and Chanie. The chasene took place at the Bais Menachem Hall in Kfar Chabad ■ to the photo gallery
    
 
Chassidim Ayn Mishpocho
 Greenberg - Kaminietzsky Chasene Gallery 
Greenberg - Kaminietzky Chasene Gallery
Mazel Tov! This week the Greenberg (Mazkeret Batya) and Kaminietzky (Kfar Chabad) families celebrated the marriage of their children HaTomim Zalman and Devorah. The chasene took place at the Bais Rivka Hall in Kfar Chabad Bais ■ to the gallery
    
 
Nshei Chabad
 Mivtzoyim Comes to WhatsApp 
With the inspiration of Yud Beis-Gimmel Tammuz , and the coming of Moshiach being ever so  imminent ; the Nshei Chabad Mivtzoyim committee of Crown Heights is stepping up on activities by offering WhatsApp notifications to all those interested in joining their organized trip ■ more
    
 
Rabbi Mordechai Lipskier
 Parshas Balak: Power to the Wome 
The Jewish people seem strong and invincible in this week's parshah. They're winning battle after battle, and Bilaam's repeated attempts to curse them fail, ultimately transforming into blessings instead ■ Holiness is more powerful than its counterpart. So if women were able to impact the men so strongly in a negative way, surely they can have an even greater positive influence ■ more
    
 

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