COLlive.com http://www.collive.com/ COLlive is a highly popular, rapidly-growing blog bringing news of the chabad lubavitch Jewish community to its followers around the world. Relevant, up-to-the-minute news, reporting on the issues that matter to our readers most en-us editor@collive.com editor@collive.com COLLive COLLIVE.COM http://members.collive.com/images/col_eng.png COLlive.com http://www.collive.com/ 32245 <![CDATA[Marriage Issues: Domestic Violence]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32245 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32245 Wed, 01 Oct 2014 20:26:06 GMT

Webcast #10 with Rabbi Daniel Schonbuch on dating, marriage and family issues: Domestic Violence: How do you know if you are being abused? What steps can you take to stop it? What are helpful resources?
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32241 <![CDATA[Picture of the Day]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32241 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32241 Wed, 01 Oct 2014 14:06:34 GMT

97-year-old Lillian Kessler does kapparos for the first time in her life at the Rabbinical College of America in Morristown, NJ.
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32228 <![CDATA[Touching Moment at Grand Canyon]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32228 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32228 Wed, 01 Oct 2014 13:28:23 GMT

Chabad tourists at the Grand Canyon were deeply moved upon learning why a woman asked to hear the shofar again and again.
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32236 <![CDATA[Discovering Brazil's Jewish Roots]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32236 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32236 Wed, 01 Oct 2014 05:34:58 GMT

50 Jewish students toured cities in Brazil, reliving Jewish history on a trip led by Shliach Rabbi Dovid Weitman.
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32233 <![CDATA[Kapparos in Crown Heights]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32233 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32233 Wed, 01 Oct 2014 00:24:53 GMT

Hundreds of Crown Heights residents turned out to perform the Kapparos custom on Tuesday provided by NCFJE.
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32229 <![CDATA[In Pictures: Jewish Life in Miami]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32229 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32229 Tue, 30 Sep 2014 23:56:47 GMT

Bal Harbour and other swanky spots in Miami never looked better than in this gallery taken last week by photographer Baruch Ezagui.
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32214 <![CDATA[Instilling Independence in Children]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32214 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32214 Tue, 30 Sep 2014 20:40:11 GMT

Yaldei podcast: Psychologist Rabbi Dr. Yosef Shagalow on how to instill a healthy sense of independence in our children and teenagers and how to build their trust and responsibility.
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32223 <![CDATA[Vov Tishrei With the Rebbe]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32223 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32223 Tue, 30 Sep 2014 19:24:50 GMT

JEM presents a beautiful collection of photos of the Rebbe taken on Vov Tishrei through the years.
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32221 <![CDATA[750 Attend Jewish Law Symposium]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32221 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32221 Tue, 30 Sep 2014 16:08:07 GMT

Ahead of the High Holidays, over 750 attorneys and judges attended the 8th Annual Jewish Law Symposium in New Jersey.
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32205 <![CDATA[Girls Help 'Our Own' Families]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32205 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32205 Tue, 30 Sep 2014 13:32:07 GMT

170 High School girls gathered in Bais Rivkah to kick off this year's "Helping Our Own" program, assisting local families who need extra help.
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32197 <![CDATA[Vov Tishrei Farbrengen Webcast]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32197 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32197 Mon, 29 Sep 2014 16:18:32 GMT

Watch a replay of the global farbrengen webcast held in honor of the 50th yartzeit of Rebbetzin Chana Schneerson.
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32211 <![CDATA[YBC Sings "Adir" in New Video]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32211 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32211 Mon, 29 Sep 2014 19:32:52 GMT

Yeshiva Boys Choir has released their latest music video titled "Adir" from the Mussaf prayer for holidays.
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32208 <![CDATA[Rabbi Yitzi Hurwitz Hospitalized]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32208 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32208 Mon, 29 Sep 2014 17:45:53 GMT

Rabbi Yitzi Hurwitz is "stable" after being rushed to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. Please say Tehillim.
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32207 <![CDATA["Peta Wants to Bait Frum Jews"]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32207 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32207 Mon, 29 Sep 2014 17:27:35 GMT

Rabbi Shea Hecht, organizer of kapparos in Crown Heights, says the NYPD won't allow animal rights activists to disrupt the custom.
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32192 <![CDATA[Tamir Sapir, 67, OBM]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32192 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32192 Mon, 29 Sep 2014 14:22:31 GMT

Tamir Sapir, ranked on Forbes Magazine's list of billionaires and a donor to Chabad, passed away on Rosh Hashana.
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32131 <![CDATA[8 Blessings I Received In Prison]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32131 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32131 Mon, 29 Sep 2014 05:07:16 GMT

A former inmate writes about being helped by a Chabad organization he would regularly donate to, but never knew its importance.
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32188 <![CDATA[Photographers' Photo of the Year]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32188 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32188 Mon, 29 Sep 2014 00:04:33 GMT

COLlive.com asked 9 leading Chabad photographers to choose their favorite photo of this past year. Here's what they sent.
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32193 <![CDATA[Rabbi Runs 7 Miles to Blow Shofar]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32193 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32193 Sun, 28 Sep 2014 23:47:44 GMT

Rabbi Chalom Boujnah of Chabad at San Diego State University, ran 7 miles on Rosh Hashana to sound the shofar to those who couldn't make it to shul.
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32190 <![CDATA[Nepal PM Meets Chabad Leaders]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32190 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32190 Sun, 28 Sep 2014 20:37:57 GMT

Nepal Prime Minister Sushil Koirala met with Chabad leaders in New York after the arrest of the Kathmandu Shliach on Rosh Hashana.
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32186 <![CDATA[Memories of Tekios by the Rebbe]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32186 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32186 Sun, 28 Sep 2014 18:54:43 GMT

A Shlucha remembers what it was like to cram into 770 with thousands of others to witness the Rebbe blowing Shofar on Rosh Hashana: "The sound seemed to shatter all mechitzos, to uplift yet break the heart in one moment, with the cry 'Tatte!'"
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32185 <![CDATA[Bay Area's "Mega Challah Bake"]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32185 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32185 Sun, 28 Sep 2014 15:42:03 GMT

180 women attended a Mega Challah baking event in Piedmont, California organized by Shlucha Shulamis Labkowski.
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32181 <![CDATA[Guide to Visiting The Ohel]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32181 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32181 Sun, 28 Sep 2014 13:44:58 GMT

A new step-by-step guide explains the customs followed when visiting the Ohel gravesite of the Lubavitcher Rebbe in Cambria Heights, Queens.
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32175 <![CDATA[Holiday in Prison for Nepal Shliach]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32175 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32175 Sun, 28 Sep 2014 01:01:14 GMT

Nepal Shliach Rabbi Chezki Lifshitz, arrested just before Rosh Hashana, was released only on the second day of Yom Tov.
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32144 <![CDATA[Crown Heights, Before New Year]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32144 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32144 Wed, 24 Sep 2014 19:51:19 GMT

COLlive's visiting photographer Meir Dahan tours the streets of Crown Heights as residents and guests prepare for Rosh Hashana.
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32167 <![CDATA[Erev Rosh Hashana at the Ohel]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32167 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32167 Wed, 24 Sep 2014 19:26:43 GMT

Hundreds visited the Rebbe's Ohel in Cambria Heights, Queens on Erev Rosh Hashana, with many remaining to spend the Yom Tov.
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32168 <![CDATA[Erev Rosh Hashana in 770]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32168 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32168 Wed, 24 Sep 2014 18:39:43 GMT

Hundreds of residents and guests crowded into 770's main Shul to pray on the day before Rosh Hashana.
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32158 <![CDATA[Carrying On Family, Community]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32158 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32158 Wed, 24 Sep 2014 15:28:20 GMT

Mishpacha profiles Rabbi Hirshy Minkowicz who carries on after the loss of his wife, mother of his children and partner in Shlichus.
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32122 <![CDATA[Why No Blessing for Teshuva]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32122 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32122 Wed, 24 Sep 2014 15:13:53 GMT

Question for the rabbi: if it is so important, why don't we make a brocha on doing teshuva like we do on other mitzvos?
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32163 <![CDATA[Rosh Hashana with the Rebbe]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32163 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32163 Wed, 24 Sep 2014 14:37:16 GMT

The Avner Institute presents a collection of photos from Erev Rosh Hashana and Kos Shel Bracha.
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32139 <![CDATA[Full Schedule for Tishrei Guests]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32139 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32139 Tue, 23 Sep 2014 13:30:41 GMT

Visiting bochurim spending the month of Tishrei in New York have a full program held at 770 Eastern Parkway and at the Rebbe's Ohel.
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32150 <![CDATA[Top of Chabad News in 5774]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32150 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32150 Wed, 24 Sep 2014 02:10:29 GMT

What a year: The shocking, the sad and the mad news that dominated the leading Chabad news outlet in the year of 5774.
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32137 <![CDATA[Stunning $4.5 Million Center Opens]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32137 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32137 Tue, 23 Sep 2014 19:09:56 GMT

In time for Rosh Hashana, a $4.5 million Chabad center was inaugurated in Ottawa, Canada, with 700 hundred people in attendance.
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32143 <![CDATA[Rabbi Manis on Tishrei Inspiration]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32143 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32143 Tue, 23 Sep 2014 15:29:51 GMT

Today at 1:00 pm: Rabbi Manis Friedman will combine clarity, power, motivation and practical application in a conference call that will leave you uplifted for Tishrei.
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32138 <![CDATA[Mesivta Lubavitch Opens in Monsey]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32138 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32138 Tue, 23 Sep 2014 14:18:57 GMT

A new Mesivta Lubavitch has opened in Monsey, NY, directed by Menahel Ruchni Rabbi Menachem M. Landa and Menahel Gashmi Rabbi Moishe Liberow.
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32119 <![CDATA[Lively Intro for Selichos]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32119 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32119 Tue, 23 Sep 2014 13:30:06 GMT

Students from Aepie, Oneanta and The College of NJ joined Yeshiva Tiferes Bachurim for a Yeshiva immersion experience.
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32118 <![CDATA[Aspiring Cantors Meet in Studio]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32118 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32118 Tue, 23 Sep 2014 04:06:47 GMT

A group of young men gathered in the studio of Fitche Benshimon for a crash-course dedicated to ba'alei tefilla that will be Davening in Chabad houses across the states.
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32127 <![CDATA[New Shluchim to Massachusetts]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32127 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32127 Mon, 22 Sep 2014 21:58:02 GMT

Rabbi Lavy and Mushkie Kosofsky (nee Block) have joined the Lubavitcher Yeshiva Academy staff in Greater Springfield, MA.
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