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/ 32528 <![CDATA[Girls Describe 'Tishrei With Rebbe']]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32528 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32528 Fri, 24 Oct 2014 18:30:03 GMT

Girls who spent Tishrei in Crown Heights, making their way back home with renewed energy, described their experiences spending 'Tishrei with the Rebbe'.
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32509 <![CDATA[Rabbi Dovid Okunov 35th Yartzeit ]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32509 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32509 Fri, 24 Oct 2014 13:53:53 GMT

35 years have passed since a crowd of 2000 Lubavitchers escorted the body of slain Rabbi Dovid Okunov HY"D to the spot where he had been murdered on Cheshvan 4, 5740.
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32508 <![CDATA[Nominate an Outstanding Teacher]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32508 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32508 Thu, 23 Oct 2014 19:52:13 GMT

You can nominate a teacher who is making a difference to win the Menachem Education Foundation's $1,000 Eisenberg Award.
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32505 <![CDATA[Ismail Haniyeh's Sheer Chutzpah]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32505 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32505 Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:55:07 GMT

After his daughter got medical treatment in Israel, Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh praised the murder of baby Chaya Zissel Braun.
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32502 <![CDATA[New Building for Moscow Yeshiva]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32502 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32502 Thu, 23 Oct 2014 14:48:38 GMT

Moscow's largest Yeshiva celebrated the inauguration of their new state-of-the-art building donated by billionaire Gad Nisanov.
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32499 <![CDATA[Comeback for Call of the Shofar?]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32499 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32499 Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:40:08 GMT

A father and son from Baltimore are opening up a new men's awareness group "based on but not limited to" the outlawed Call of the Shofar.
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32497 <![CDATA[Cheer for Kids Affected by Illness]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32497 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32497 Thu, 23 Oct 2014 01:29:56 GMT

Children with family members affected by illness were treated to a special Sukkos event with face painting, magic and a show by entertainer Chaim Fogelman.
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32495 <![CDATA[Governor at Lubavitcher's Home]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32495 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32495 Wed, 22 Oct 2014 21:06:23 GMT

Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy stopped by the home of a Lubavitcher businessman in New Haven on Tuesday.
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32482 <![CDATA[High Schools to Join for Convention ]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32482 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32482 Wed, 22 Oct 2014 12:58:56 GMT

Fourteen high schools in the USA and Canada will gather in January for the annual Inter-School Convention.
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32477 <![CDATA[Hundreds at Boston Sukkos Event]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32477 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32477 Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:37:21 GMT

The Sukkot Extravaganza by Shaloh House in Boston won the hearts of hundreds of Jewish children, who especially enjoyed the large Esrog which was on hand for all.
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32478 <![CDATA[Jerusalem Elects 2 Chief Rabbis]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32478 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32478 Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:00:09 GMT

After 11 years, the holy city of Jerusalem elected 2 Chief Rabbis - for the Sephardi and Ashkenazi position - on Tuesday evening.
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32455 <![CDATA[Mrs. Irene Vagner, 63, OBM]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32455 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32455 Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:20:05 GMT

Mrs. Irene Vagner, a Chabad Shlucha who survived Communist oppression, passed away suddenly this past Shabbos.
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32466 <![CDATA[Global Class Completes Study]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32466 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32466 Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:22:06 GMT

The worldwide class by Rabbi Yehoshua Gordon will complete the 3 year Rambam study, while preparing for their next project - the Talmud.
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32365 <![CDATA[Chabad, Police Teams Face Off]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32365 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32365 Mon, 20 Oct 2014 20:17:15 GMT

Chabad supporters were on one side with police officers on the other, but it was all done with a smile and for a charitable cause.
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32459 <![CDATA[Course to Explore Halachic Issues]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32459 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32459 Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:47:53 GMT

A Halacha course for Shluchim led by Melbourne posek Rabbi Feitel Levin will explore issues like intermarriage, divorces, autopsies, abortions and more.
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32460 <![CDATA[Boys "Sukkah Hop" Around Town]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32460 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32460 Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:51:52 GMT

7th Grade boys visited Sukkahs around Crown Heights to make a bracha, learn Torah and did Mivtzoim along the way.
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32326 <![CDATA[Family Publishes Father's Work]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32326 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32326 Mon, 20 Oct 2014 14:03:59 GMT

A week before his passing in 2010, Rabbi Eliezer Wenger submitted a compilation about shidduchim and marriage. It was published now.
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32454 <![CDATA[Support for Israel In Front of UN]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32454 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32454 Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:10:38 GMT

Diplomats and Congressmen gathered at Chabad's Sukkah in front of the United Nation to express their support for Israel.
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32450 <![CDATA[Muslim Student Brings a Gift]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32450 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32450 Mon, 20 Oct 2014 02:33:05 GMT

After meeting Rabbi Shmuli Brown and hearing about Sukkos, a Muslim Liverpool Universities student came over with a gift.
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32442 <![CDATA[How to Avoid the Hangover]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32442 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32442 Sun, 19 Oct 2014 23:23:31 GMT

Rabbi Simon Jacobson in a special post-holiday edition - How to avoid the hangover: What possible message does the post-holiday season have for us?
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32441 <![CDATA[Montreal Gathers for Kinus Torah]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32441 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32441 Sun, 19 Oct 2014 17:35:28 GMT

A Kinus Torah was held on Chol Hamoed Sukkos with Rabbi Dovber Bell and Rabbi Moshe Stern at the Beis Medrash Lubavitch of Montreal.
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32424 <![CDATA[Mivtzoim at Paris Landmarks]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32424 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32424 Sun, 19 Oct 2014 14:45:32 GMT

Lubavitchers visited Paris landmarks on Chol Hamoed, on foot or via Sukkah Mobile, to offer pedestrians the opportunity to perform the Mitzvah of blessing the Lulov.
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32426 <![CDATA[1000 at Paris Simchas Beis ]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32426 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32426 Wed, 15 Oct 2014 19:33:18 GMT

1000 people participated Wednesday night in the largest Simchas Beis Hashoeva in Paris with dancing and entertainment.
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32422 <![CDATA[Hoshana Rabbah Night in 770]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32422 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32422 Wed, 15 Oct 2014 15:24:14 GMT

The main shul at 770 Eastern Parkway was filled Tuesday night, eve of Hoshana Rabbah, with many learning and reciting Tehillim. Apples and honey were given out.
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32421 <![CDATA[Last Dance Before Hakafos]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32421 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32421 Wed, 15 Oct 2014 15:00:41 GMT

Crown Heights residents and visitors danced one last time at Simchas Beis Hashoeiva on Tuesday before the dancing will move indoors for Simchas Torah.
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32413 <![CDATA[Donor Visits With 'Miracle Baby']]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32413 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32413 Wed, 15 Oct 2014 05:14:08 GMT

Businessman Yerachmeal Jacobson came to inspect R' Nachum Markowitz's food distribution site at 770 which he credits for his son's birth.
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32411 <![CDATA[Officials Denounce Deli Attack]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32411 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32411 Tue, 14 Oct 2014 23:29:50 GMT

Elected officials gathered Tuesday to denounce a recent attack by a group of teens who ransacked Gourmet Butcher deli in Crown Heights.
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32409 <![CDATA[Dancing Continues in the Rain]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32409 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32409 Wed, 15 Oct 2014 00:25:24 GMT

The joyous Simchas Beis Hashoeiva dancing in the streets of Crown Heights continued Monday despite showers throughout the night.
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32410 <![CDATA["Pizza in the Sukkah" in Sydney]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32410 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32410 Tue, 14 Oct 2014 23:18:49 GMT

Many hundreds of Sydney residents turned out to participate in Sukkot celebrations, including a Pizza in the Sukkah event.
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32404 <![CDATA[Hundreds Enjoy Family Fun Fair]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32404 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32404 Tue, 14 Oct 2014 14:43:34 GMT

Hundreds of Crown Heights families enjoyed a Sukkos Family Fun Fair on Eastern Parkway, with rides, shows, food and fun.
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32379 <![CDATA[Donors Thanked at Banquet]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32379 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32379 Mon, 13 Oct 2014 17:03:49 GMT

Sponsors of the programming and meals for girls spending Tishrei in Crown Heights were thanked at a grand banquet event.
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32385 <![CDATA[Berliners Usher In New Year]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32385 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32385 Mon, 13 Oct 2014 16:47:07 GMT

Rabbis, dignitaries and public figures gathered for a reception celebrating the Jewish new year at Chabad in Berlin, Germany.
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32381 <![CDATA["Cirque-Tacular" Shows at the JCM]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32381 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32381 Mon, 13 Oct 2014 13:57:59 GMT

Families from around the NY area are enjoying Chol Hamoed at the Jewish Children's Museum, with exhibits, crafts, miniature golf, and topped off by the thrilling "Cirque-Tacular" acrobatic experience.
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32376 <![CDATA[Architect's Real-Life Sukkah Home]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32376 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32376 Sun, 12 Oct 2014 23:21:47 GMT

Architect Diklah Yafeh in Israel created a homey feel to her Sukkah, covering the walls with paper and sketching the furniture with some actual props.
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32369 <![CDATA[Mystery Men (62)]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32369 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32369 Sun, 12 Oct 2014 20:44:01 GMT

COLlive Mystery Men series: Google Street View Car took a stroll down Tikvah Way in Morristown, NJ, during Sukkos. Can you identify the 2 chassidim?
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32367 <![CDATA[Thousands at Birchas Kohanim]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32367 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32367 Sun, 12 Oct 2014 15:54:17 GMT

Thousands of Jews from around Israel and visiting from the Diaspora attended the Birchas Kohanim ceremony at the Kotel in Jerusalem, in a beautiful scene of Jewish unity.
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32364 <![CDATA[Shliach Receives Mayor's Award]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32364 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32364 Sun, 12 Oct 2014 15:39:12 GMT

Shliach Rabbi Menachem Mendel Blum received the Mayor’s City Builder Award for his contributions to Ottawa’s Jewish community.
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