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Kinus Rabbincal Centre of Europe
 Day Two: Tour and Event with Rome Kehilla 
Photograph: Itzik Belinitzky, Rome

The second day of the Rabbinical Centre of Europe conference found the Rabbonim and Shluchim visiting the Great Synagogue in Rome and ancient Jewish Museum housed in the basement, with its vast collection of Judaica and artifacts. ■ After the tour, the delegates participated in a special event with the Jewish population of Rome ■ more 

Rabbincal Centre of Europe
 Italy: 150 Rabbonim & Shluchim Convene 
Photograph: Itzik Belinitzky

150 Rabbonim and Shluchim are convening in Italy at the annual Rabbinical Centre of Europe (RCE) Conference. The delegates will participate in lectures, shiurim, workshops and festive meals. Rabbi Aryeh Goldberg, vice-chairman of the RCE, opened the kinus, followed by Shliach Rabbi Yitzchok Chazan from Rome ■ more

Purim 5777
 Cheder Lubavitch in Paris Masquerades 
Photograph: M. Lubecki
The students at Cheder Lubavitch in Paris dressed up in their Purim costumes for a day of fun, in ruchnius and gashmiyus ■ photo gallery
Paris, France
 2,000 at Annual Beis Lubavitch Dinner 
Photograph: Yaakov Guez
Over 2,000 guests took part in Beis Lubavitch of Paris' annual gala dinner and fundraising auction. The dinner and auction benefit the many Chabad Houses and mosdos under the auspices of Beis Lubavitch ■ Each participant received a special teshurah - a Megillah, translated into French and annotated with The Rebbe's biurim ■ more
Boruch Dayan Hoemes
 Loss: Rabbi Chaim Mayer Minkowitz, OB"M 
Photograph: CHI
With great sadness we regret to inform of the passing of R’ Chaim Mayer Minkowitz OBM, a longtime member of the Chabad Lubavitch community of Montreal. The levaya will pass by the Lubavitch Yeshiva Montreal, the Ohel in Queens. Final resting place will be at Har Hazeisim Yerusholayim Ir Hakodesh. Levaye times will be announced ■ more
CKids Toronto
 PM Trudeau Encourages Unity Event 
On Sunday, the16th of Shvat, CKids International hosted a Day of Unity, bringing together children from ten communities across the greater Toronto area ■ Students of each Hebrew School joined in celebration of Jewish identity, pride, education, and the power of children to make a difference ■ more
Rabbi & Mrs. Chanan Chernitsky
 New Shluchim Enlist in The Rebbe's Army 
Photograph: Chabad.org
New Shluchim have joined The Rebbe's Army of Shluchim. Rabbi and Mrs. Chanan Chernitsky are opening a Bais Chabad in Newfoundland, a remote Canadian island. They will be serving the Jewish population of 500 ■ more
Photo of the Day
 Shliach Surprises PM with Rebbe Photo 
Photograph: Screen Shot
This morning during a visit to the Central Synagogue in Sydney, Australia, Rabbi Levi Wolff presented Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu a picture of him with the Lubavitcher Rebbe. Bibi then proudly showed it to Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, and recalled what the Rebbe had said to him ■ more
Video of the Day
 Poltava Rov's Niggun at Altneuschul 
The Tmimim from Antwerp sang the haunting "Poltava Rov's Nigun" at the Altneuschul in Prague, where they visited during their recent European trip ■ more 
Photo Gallery
 Antwerp Tmimim Conclude European Tour 
 The students of Yeshivas Tomchei Temimim of Antwerp, Belgium, young Shluchim from all around Europe and the former USSR, spent an inspiring and uplifting Shabbos in Budapest, Hungary, together with the yeshiva staff and hosted by the local Shluchim ■ more
 CTeen Chapters Countdown to NYC Shabbaton 
As the CTeen INTL Shabbaton draws closer, chapters from around the world have begun preparing for the momentous and record breaking weekend. The 9th annual CTeen Shabbaton, which will take place IY”H 27-30 Shevat, is expected to draw over 2,000 teens, shluchim, and chaperones ■ more
Chabad on Campus
 Lamdeni: 109 Students Go to Yeshiva 
Chabad on Campus International has reported that during the fall and winter semesters alone, 109 students from 42 universities have attended Jewish learning programs with the assistance of their Lamdeni Initiative. The students spend at least three weeks in learning programs based in Israel and the United States ■ more
First Stop: Prague
 Antwerp Tmimim on Historic European Trip 
Tmimim studying in Tomchei Tmimim Antwerp set out on a unique trip across Europe. Their first stop was Prague, where they davened at the kever of the MaHaRal, ancestor of the Alter Rebbe. At the gravesite they sang the nigun of the Three Tenuos and chazzered a Sicha about the MaHaRaL ■ more 
Mivtza Sheva Mitzvos
 Jamaica: Shliach Joins Fight Against Crime 
Photograph: The Gleaner

Rabbi Yaakov Raskin, co-director of Chabad of Jamaica, said the community, which numbers approximately 350 islandwide, is appalled by the senseless bloodshed and is convinced that education, coupled with a greater connection to G-d, will help to solve the problem. "With G-d willing, we are reaching out to schools across Jamaica with the intent to start giving lectures and presentations about the seven Noahide, or Universal, Laws ■ more

Impacting UK and World Jewry
 Lew's Torah: Honoring 50 Years of Shlichus 
Shliach Rabbi Shmuel Lew
Shliach Rabbi Shmuel Lew | Photograph: Archive Photo
A Sefer Torah has been commissioned by the Lew family honoring their parents, Rabbi Shmuel and Rebbetzin Hindy Lew of London.Rabbi Shmuel and Rebbetzin Hindy Lew have been icons in the world of Torah transmission, and in their more than 50 years as Shluchim in the UK, they are an example of the Living Torah, impacting Jews of all ages, worldwide ■ more
From 40 to 1,516
 Countdown Begins for Huge CTeen Shabbaton 
It’s that time of year again; The CTeen International Shabbaton, the largest youth Shabbaton in the country, is less than three weeks away. What began nine years ago with forty-teens has expanded to 1,516 set to arrive this year, iy’h. When calculated with chaperones, and staff, the number jumps to a whopping 2,034 participants, making this the largest Shabbaton to be hosted in Crown Heights to date ■ more

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