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  |  June 26, 2019

    Video: “Avrohom Avinu” of Australia

    Watch Now: A long awaited documentary about Chabad of Australia has been released, documenting the adventurous and altruistic life of Reb Moshe Zalman Feiglin obm, a devoted Chossid who paved the way to the start of many of the Jewish educational initiatives in Australia. Full Story, Video

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    One of 1000s of thankful Yeshiva graduates
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    One of 1000s of thankful Yeshiva graduates

    I live in America as a shaliach and I am humbled to be the beneficiary of such a selfless man who created the education that I greatly benefitted from!! Thank Gd for this much needed documentary that puts into perspective the sacrifice of such a family who planted the seed of Chabad that didn’t just create The Yeshiva Center – but literally brought Yiddishkeit to all of Australia!!!

    Fantastic!
    Guest
    Fantastic!

    I feel privileged to be acquainted with some of Reb Moshe Feiglin’s descendants who follow in his footsteps as leaders and teachers for our time. To the producers of this well done film, I look forward to Part 2!
    Mrs. Adelstein

    Great!
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    Great!

    I am now watching this video with my children. It is the perfect way to spend Chol Hamoed, to inspire my family. a Big Yasher Koach for making this

    Beautiful!
    Guest
    Beautiful!

    Question: What motivated him to go to Australia? It mentioned his intense yearning to stay in EY but then he shortly after moved to Australia. Also why Australia?
    I watched the whole thing it was amazing!

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    Things got tough in Palestine.. attacks from Arabs and the pending WWI

    Mottel Feiglin
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    Mottel Feiglin

    The reason that he would have had to leave E Y in such a rush was due to the fact that he had just heard that the Turks were on the way to arrest him for underground activities, in all likelihood connected with N.I.L.I.”
    Why Australia ?
    Amongst the reasons was the fact that the Australian Government had just then begun to sponsor assisted migration.

    What a inspiration.
    Guest
    What a inspiration.

    Mottel and company. It is truly an amazing film. I am very proud to be an Ainekel of Zeida Moshe. What “big shoes to fill”. This is the way all history should be taught. Kol Hakavod.
    Leah Gurary

    Thank you.
    Guest
    Thank you.

    Great job Reb Mottel.
    Thank you.

    Beautiful job!
    Guest
    Beautiful job!

    So heartwarming and beautifully done.

    Transmitting the Glorious Legacy of Zaida Moshe
    Guest
    Transmitting the Glorious Legacy of Zaida Moshe

    Thank you Mottel & Esther Feiglin such an amazing achievement and Zechus bringing to life the rich and inspiring history of our family and of the establishment of Chabad in Australia. You shall be blessed to continue the holy work of Zaida Moshe.
    Yasher’Koach from a great great grandchild of our illustrious Zaida Moshe.

    Brilliant film
    Guest
    Brilliant film

    So grateful for this to be in existence to pass on to generations.
    -A proud descendant of Zaida Moshe

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