Category Archives: Chagim – Holidays

Rosh Hashanah Foods




Before Rosh Hashanah starts be sure to dip your iPhone into honey for a sweet year and after Rosh Hashanah 2nd Day go out and get a Kosher Cell phone. From chabad.org Rosh Hashanah Eve Meal Rosh Hashanah Seder According to Ashkenazi Custom Kiddush Before starting the Rosh Hashanah meal, we sanctify the holiday by […]

Purim How to




After you have: Ta’anit Esther (the Fast of Esther) see below Given Tzedakah צדקה‎ (Charity to the poor), Listened [and not made an noise] to the Megillah reading Twice-Night and Morning, Kitzur Shulchan Aruch Laws of the Megillah Ch. 141:1-23 Given the equivalent monetary amount of a silver 1/2 Shekel (approximately eight grams of silver), […]

How to assemble an Israeli Succah




 

Hanukkah-The 8th night with Chickens




Why Make Aliyah Sherut Leumi – National Service The Chanukah Map – Sites of the Maccabees 166-161 BCE For more information about Hanukkah go to: http://www.jr.co.il/t/chanukah-map/index.html THE MAGICAL DREIDEL Posted by Rabbi Farhi – December 17, 2015 – Breishit, Parsha http://thinkingaboutme.org/the-magical-dreidel/ THE MAGICAL DREIDEL An incredibly interesting question was asked by R’ Zacharia Wallerstien. The […]

A Rosh Hashanah Message 5775 תשע״ה




Mother of Murdered Israeli Teen: A Rosh Hashanah Message A Rosh Hashana Song from Latma For Rosh Hashanah Dream it. Do it. Technion New Year Message      We gather as a nation for the ימים נוראים to proclaim HaShem King and to ask for מחילה.  An individual asking for forgiveness from The King of […]

Yom HaAtzma’ut ‍‍יום העצמאות




 Yom Ha’atzmaut (Hebrew: יום העצמאות‎ Yōm hā-ʿAṣmāʾūṯ   lit. “Independence Day”) is the national day of Israel, commemorating the Israeli Declaration of Independence in 1948. It is celebrated either on the 5th of Iyar, according to the Hebrew calendar, or on one of the preceding or following days, depending on which day of the week […]

Yom Hazikaron: יום זיכרון We Remember and Honor our fallen




Soldiers saluting the Israeli Flag: “We Remember and Honor our fighting men and women and ..WE SALUTE YOU!” An Army of Cats and Hamsters: “Even now… secret forces are gathering against the storm of those who would try to destroy the defenders of the free world. Those forces strike fear into the hearts of the […]

YOM HASHOAH יום שואה




National Socialist Movement rally in Madison WI 2006 Crossing the Line 2: The New Face of Anti-Semitism on Campus   From Rav Lazer Brody: A Nazi by Any Other Name… 27April2014 http://lazerbrody.typepad.com/lazer_beams/2014/04/a-nazi-by-any-other-name.html In “Romeo and Juliet” by Shakespeare, Juliet says: “What’s in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would […]

Preparing for Pesach




Bentley ad for shmura matza from orit Samuels on Vimeo. Traditional shmurah matzah for your Passover table Traditional handmade shmurah matzah is recommended for seder use. Order your matzah today! Spelt and whole wheat matzah are available, too.  Many local Chabad-Lubavitch centers have a limited supply of shmurah matzah available. We invite you to contact […]

The Day After Purim




Pesach is 30 Days after Purim. It is time to clean the house for Pesach. Dirt in not Chametz My Favorite Pesach Cleaning Checklist by Rabbi Scheinberg Posted by JewishMOM.com on Mar 7, 2010 Is Passover cleaning getting you stressed out, tired out, and flipping out with your kids and husband? Rabbi Scheinberg Shlit”a says: […]