After 70 Years of Kaddish, Children of Holocaust Survivors Discover Truth

After 70 Years of Kaddish, Children of Holocaust Survivors Discover Truth

For 65 years, Gershon Chanowitz said kaddish for his sister who he believed had been murdered by the Nazis in 1942. And for over half a century, Asna Mera thought that all of her siblings had perished in the Holocaust.

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Bim, The Boy From Nepal

He’s the good looking, buoyant 12 year old Nepalese boy who greets visitors to Katmandu’s Chabad House with a huge smile: “Hi I’m Bim, the boy from Beit Chabad," he offers happily. He's also quick to provide unsolicited bits of useful information, like candle-lighting time on Friday, or that Shabbos is not out until three stars are spotted in the sky.

Baila Olidort | News | Tuesday, March 25

Russian Jews of Brighton Beach, At Home With FREE

They were teenagers when they arrived from Russia in the late 90s, early 2000s. Today they are young parents, the...

Baila Olidort | News | Tuesday, March 25

Statement from Lubavitch World Headquarters

We recognize our responsibility to ensure that activities in the area move forward, in keeping with Rabbi Moscowitz's lifetime commitment of leadership and outreach.

News | Wednesday, March 12

Chabad Mourns Sudden Passing of Mrs. Rashi Minkowicz

The sudden passing Tuesday night of Mrs. Rashi Minkowicz, a young mother of eight, and Chabad representative, has sent a wave of shock and sorrow throughout the Jewish community.

Staff Writer | News | Wednesday, March 12

Jew Meets Jew

Simon Gronowski, 82, never put tefillin on. Orphaned, with no parents or siblings before he turned 13, he had no bar mitzvah. Now he was reluctant. “I’m not a good Jew.” "You're the best, said the rabbi.

Baila Olidort | News | Monday, March 10

Regional Director of Chabad of Illinois, Daniel Moscowitz, 59

Rabbi Daniel Moscowitz, Regional Director of the Lubavitch Chabad of Illinois and a member of the Executive Committee of...

lubavitch.com Staff Writer | News | Tuesday, March 4

Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick proclaims Yud Aleph Nissan "Education and Sharing Day" for the state of Massachusetts.

Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick proclaims Yud Aleph Nissan "Education and Sharing Day" for the state of Massachusetts. Go to galleryGo to gallery »

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