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Chof Daled Teves 200
 Kfar Chabad: Talmidim Unite in Farbrengen 
The talmidim of Cheder Yiddish and Talmud Torah in Kfar Chabad united in a special farbrengen last night, in honor of the Alter Rebbe's 200th Yohrtzeit. Mashpia Rabbi Menachem Mendel Alperowitz farbrenged with the Rebbe's young soldiers.
Chof Daled Teves 200
 Georgetown: Israeli Expats Farbreng 

 Israeli expatriates gathered to commemorate Chof Daled Teves with Shliach Rabbi Avrohom Holtzberg in Georgetown. Rabbi Holtzberg, of Kehos in New York, regaled the crowd with fascinating stories of the Alter Rebbe. Rabbi Aharon Leib Raskin farbrenged, and Tmimim sang nigunnim, accompanied by a violin ●to the gallery 

Zos Chanuka Farbrengen
 Mashpia Rabbi Shlomo Zarchi in Beitar 

Anash in Beitar Ilit participated in a five hour long farbrengen with guest Mashpia Rabbi Shlomo Zarchi from Crown Heights. He spoke about Chanuka with the Rebbe in the early years, and the participants relived precious moments in Kvutza. Thanks to Rabbi Schneur Zalman Henig, R' Yitzchok Meshi Zahav and R' Yuda Kaplan.

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Mivtza Chanuka 5773
 Bariloche: Hundreds Rejoice on Chanukah 

Shluchim Rabbi Boaz and Fradie Klein of Bariloche were busy with Mivtza Chanuka, reaching hundreds of tourists and local Jews almost around the clock. They hosted Chanukah parties with homemade jelly doughnuts and other Chanukah goodies, conducted farbrengens, Menorah lightings and more.   To the photo gallery 


Mivtza Chanuka 5773
 Paris: Chanukah Lights in the City of Lights 

The second Chanukah licht was lit in Paris at the foot of the Eiffel Tower, by Bais Lubavitch of Paris and Head Shliach Rabbi Shmuel (Mulle) Azimov. Rabbi Guggenheim, Chief Rabbi of Paris inspired the crowd, and Yossi Gal, Israeli Ambassador to France lit the Menorah. Yoni Shlomo and Yosef Barami did a great job with the singing and music ■ to the gallery

Mivtza Chanuka 5773
 Kiddush Lubavitch on the White House Lawn 
Annual White House Menorah Lighting

The White House Menorah was lit last night in a stirring ceremony, coordinated by Rabbi Levi Shemtov, of American Friends of Lubavitch. Dignitaries and public figures from across the political spectrum united to spread the light of Chanukah across the nation. Rabbi Avraham Shemtov, director, led the festivities.  To the gallery 

Yud Tes Kislev Shnas Hamosayim
 Chag HaGeulah In Menorah, Dnepropetrovsk 

Chag HaGeulah Yud Tes Kislev in Dnepropetrovsk took place in the new Menorah building, with 170 participants. Head Shliach and Chief Rabbi Shmuel Kaminietzki adressed the celebrants. to the gallery  


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 Gala Banquet at Heichal Admur Hazokein 
Yud Tes Kislev in Haditch

After the Chanukas HaBayis and Kvias Mezuzos at the Heichal Admur HaZokein in Haditch, Shluchim, public fugures and supporters celebrated the momentous occasion at a gala banquet, expertly catered by Mendy Goldshmid of Mendy's in Dneper, and produced by Michoel Caplin of Caplin Productions. Photos: Yisroel Bardugo 


Double Simcha in Milan
 Son's Upsherenish, Shliach's Yom Huledes 

Shliach Rabbi Tzemach Mizrachi of Milan, Italy, celebrated a double simcha this week. His son Yaakov Yisroel had his upsherenish, on the day of his own yom huledes. A large crowd of friends and mekurovim, including Head Shliach Rabbi Gershon Mendel Garelik, joined the Mizrachi family in their celebration. To the photos


Kinus HaShluchim, 5773
 Ovois U'Bonim: Two Generations of Shluchim 

It's an annual tradition: Shluchim bring along a son or two to the Kinus, to give them a taste of "Shluchim ayn mishpocho" and give them the spiritual energy for the entire year.

Shturem photographer Meni Levi caught some photos of Shluchim Tattys and their Jr.Shluchimlach.

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Sukkos 5773
 Migdal Haemek: Pure Simcha 

The residents of Migdal Haemek in Northen Eretz Yisroel took to the streets and rejoiced to the catchy music of Yosef Chaim and Nemuel Harush at the annual Simchas Beis HaShoeva in Peretz Center. The simcha was organized by Shliach Rabbi Eliezer Persia, Ariel Rotman, Rabbi Zalman Hecht and R' Dovi Ginzburg.



Sukkos 5773
 Migdal Iz Nit Andersh 

Shliach Rabbi Shmuel Gruzman hosted the annual Simchas Beis HaShoeva in Migdal, uniting Yidden of all types and stripes.  The event is the highlight of the Sukkos holiday, and this year it was bigger and better than ever, with song and dance, special entertainment for the kiddies, refreshment stands and fireworks reminiscent of the torches in the Bais HaMikdosh.

Gallery of the Day
 The Ohel, Erev Yom Kippur 

 Hundreds of Tmimim arrived at the Ohel for Yom Kippur.  Vaad Talmidei HaTmimim provided the Tmimim with transportation, as well as buses that leave on Erev Shabbos and Yom Tov from Crown Heights to the Ohel ■ to the photos


 770, Erev Yom HaKodosh 
Shturem.org is proud to present a Living Torah clip.  Join the Rebbe as, entering 770 for Mincha on Erev Yom Kippur, he puts a coin into every pushka ■ more 
Tales of Rebbetzin Chana
 The Rebbe MahaRaSh's Black Shofar 
Photograph: Excerpt from JEM Clip
Rabbi Leibel Raskin shares several heartwarming anecdotes from his family's interactions with the Rebbe's mother, Rebbetzin Chana Schneerson, of blessed memory ■ more
Living with The Rebbe
 "Chasidic Teachings within the Curriculum" 
Photograph: Excerpt from JEM Clip
Here is an excerpt of the Rebbe's holy words to him: "Your newspaper recently began to include Chasidic teachings. If you are now providing the laymen with regular doses of chasidus, perhaps it's also time to provide the yeshivah students with regular study sessions in Chasidus ■ more

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