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    HASHEM???????!
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    HASHEM???????!

    BDE

    ADDD MOSAIIIIII???!!!!!!!!!!!
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    ADDD MOSAIIIIII???!!!!!!!!!!!

    I CANT TAKE THIS ANYMORE! WE NEED MOSHIACH NOW!

    Chabad
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    Chabad

    The Scharf’s were active in the Jewish community in New Delhi, India.
    doing the Rebbe’s Shlichut

    shluchim of the Rebbe
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    shluchim of the Rebbe

    The Scharf’s shluchim of the Rebbe in Delhi, india

    Tehillim
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    Tehillim

    Please make it a habbit when you ask for the Klal to say Tehilim their should be right next to it the Tehilim or a link so we say it right away and dont forget, Thanks. keep up the good work

    shlomo
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    shlomo

    H”YD
    it only one solution moshiah – if not it very cheap&easy solution . like 6-7 million green card

    Ohev Israel
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    Ohev Israel

    Painful. Very painful. Dayeynu with pain. Time for Geula.

    Shluchim
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    Shluchim

    They were holy shluchim of the Rebbe. Boruch Dayan Emes!!

    netanyahu! continue to be a hero!
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    netanyahu! continue to be a hero!

    i guess we will hear another great speach from netanyahu. we are proud of him right?

    OY!
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    OY!

    Hashem Hashem Kail rachum vechanoon! Please!

    Ad mosai!!! Hachlatos!!!! in the interest of STOPPING THESE TRAGEDIES ALREADY!!!!!
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    Ad mosai!!! Hachlatos!!!! in the interest of STOPPING THESE TRAGEDIES ALREADY!!!!!

    Oy vey!!!!!

    We must all do all in power to stop these tragedies!!!!!!!!!!!

    althought the Rebbe almodst always refrained from justifying G-d’s actions in tragedy
    non the less the Rebbeh attributed unexpected calamities in our midst SPECIFICALLY
    TO lack of Tsnius!!
    ….. .,.
    yes as uncharacteristic of the Rebbeh to attribute specific causes to calamity & tragedy, re Tznius the Rebbeh took no chances & MADE THESE CONNECTIONS VERY VERY CLEAR – in the interest of protecting our community from harms-way!!!

    Shluchim Of The Rebbe
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    Shluchim Of The Rebbe

    On the same Yartzit as the other Shluchim !

    reality
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    reality

    sad it is hard and dificult to say this. but it must be said. the Rebbe said numerous times that what happenes “here” reflects on what happnes in eretz hakoidesh. the fact that many pepole and schluchim can not walk safely and freely in 770 including leaders and pepole who were put by the rebbe in postions of moisdois, this fact means that we have a lot of work to do on our end. isnt it odd that after many years of rockets the first time anyone was killed as a direct result of a rocket were members of Anash?… Read more »

    so sad
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    so sad

    bde there are no words for the pain

    we can do something!
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    we can do something!

    The Rebbe said clearly that being careful
    with tznius k halacha brings shmira protection to
    yidden in Eretz Yisroel. So tehillim (neged tillim and )tznius.

    just bomb gaza
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    just bomb gaza

    Stop with the politics. Just bomb Gaza!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    Any Israeli politician who is contemplating giving up any more land should be sent to Gaza to live.

    15 & 11 ty!
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    15 & 11 ty!

    thanks for channeling us in a direction so that we can DO SOMETHING to stop these tragedies to our Machaneh!

    fyi:

    its not just the Rebbeh who links specifically Tznius to Protection

    many mefarshim on the Pasuk “VeHayu Machanecha Kadosh” explain it the same way

    that Hashem doesn’t punish but rather REMOVES his protection from a group that has in it’s midst the opposite of Modesty

    similar to Mezuza being pasul = its not a punishment, its a natural affect of not having Hashem’s protection R”L

    Yitzchok c jerusalem
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    Yitzchok c jerusalem

    Hashem yinkom damam

    Can't we SEE?!
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    Can't we SEE?!

    3 Lubavitchers, including a Shlucha in India, are killed on Rosh Chodesh Kislev, on the 4th Yahrtzeit of Gabi and Rivky Holtzberg and the other Kedoshim! If we don’t believe in Hashem, then we can just close our eyes and consider it ‘fate’. We do believe in Hashem (we do, right?), isn’t this clearly directed from above?! Hashem demands that we take notice! It’s not just “another” tragedy. Frankly, I’m shocked that in the face of such clear Gzeiras Hashem, in many places they are not even mentioning her Shlichus work in India! I’m a Shliach and I see the… Read more »

    Shluchim of the Rebbe  -  Ahavas Yisroel
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    Shluchim of the Rebbe - Ahavas Yisroel

    They were active Shluchim of the Rebbe doing work on behalf of all of us in India.
    Can we say “yodeinu Lo Shafchu es HaDam Hazeh?
    Please, Please all of us, Ahavas Yisroel.
    The building in Nachalas Har Chabad is my family’s building !!!!!
    Thank you all.

    Agree with #19
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    Agree with #19

    I think everyone has to make a cheshbon – what can s/he do, where is s/he might be going wrong.

    Saying “Tznius” points a finger at someone else. They’re at fault, they need to fix themselves. I’m ok.

    Yes, there is a major tznius problem. Yes, most people – even those who are ok in this area – can find room for improvement. But there are so many areas that need fixing. None of us are patur.

    Everyone must do a personal cheshbon! Whether tznius, ahavas yisroel, achdus, etc.

    May we hear only besuros tovos.
    Moshiach now!

    ה' יקום דמם
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    ה' יקום דמם

    may Hashem revenge all of them!! we cant take this anymore!!!
    Moshiach noooooowwwww!!

    Jew around the world
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    Jew around the world

    THIS IS A MESSAGE OF UNITY AND ACTION!!! Teach, reach, don’t preach! Be the Jew who you need to be and your actions will end this fight for good! Amen!

    what a shocking twist!
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    what a shocking twist!

    hashem yishmor!BDE may hashem punish the enemies of the jews and give strength to Israel to get thru these islamic terror attacks.

    Post sources
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    Post sources

    Bsd
    Many above comments discuss the Rebbe’s views! Post the link, source, Hebrew and English, for people to learn for themselves, and then MAYBE it wil “hit home”

    OY! Please
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    OY! Please

    I want to add that I agree with some of the comments. It’s important to mention that she was a shlucho in India. No time for politics!

    Unity
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    Unity

    1. ACHDUS – AHAVAS CHINOM! Enough of Machaloikes! ONE UNITED KINUS HA’SHLUCHIM, ONE UNITED CHABAD BEIS DIN, ONE UNITED SHOMROM/SHMIRA, ONE UNITED COMMUNITY; ONE UNITED NATION IS OUR ONLY SALVATION! 2. TZNIOUS is directly connected to health (each know what they need to do) 3. MOSHIACH! WE NEED TO TELL THE WORLD THE REBBES WORDS AND MESSAGE. WE ARE THE LAST GENERATION OF GALUS AND THE FIRST GEERATION OF GEULAH! Consider this: 3 MAJOR Tragedies in our community in the past 4 years happen on Rosh Chodesh Kisleiv! A day of Joy and miracles (on the heels of the Shluchim… Read more »

    Tznius &Unity!! Something we all can agree on!!
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    Tznius &Unity!! Something we all can agree on!!

    re unity, most of the dis-unity is a lot more noise than reality 99% of chabad are too bizzy to participate in these childish games by ha (noisy) handful of mecharchevei riv
    ….. .,.
    the reality is that Ahavas Chinum is always a segula

    but lets not forget that Dressing modestly = Ahavas Chinum since it prevents Tragedies like THESE R”L

    Tznius brings Hashem’s protection & blessings to all memebers of a community! what greater act of Chesed & Ahavas yisroel to dress in a manner that helps an entire community have Hashem’s brachos & protection etc etc

    its ok to be politically incorrect in order to save lives!!
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    its ok to be politically incorrect in order to save lives!!

    re #11
    your surely correct for bringing up the perspective from our “Rebbe” since Moshe Rabeinu is Hashem’s mouth piece
    however, you must be careful not to sound like your judging those who struggle with the YH of immodesty (despite that Torah teaches that immodesty causes the removal of h’s protection etc etc to a community’)

    try to Judge the act without judging the person doing the wrong act

    this is the way chasidus teaches us,

    hate the sin not the sinner!

    agreed the biggest Ahavas yisroel is via Tznius since it positively brings soo many blessings for the entire community
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    agreed the biggest Ahavas yisroel is via Tznius since it positively brings soo many blessings for the entire community

    there are very few things an individual can do that have such a powerful affect on the entire good of a neighborhood as does Tznius

    oy!
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    oy!

    what a tragedy!

    intelligent country
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    intelligent country

    TO #9
    we are great! most rockets were intercepted! and you know how much more intelligent one dome is than 100 rockets. besides only 1 out of 1000 of their rockets hit! the last time they got a direct hit was on a school bus, and only one child died. oh, and I forgot to mention all the launchers that we destroyed! and Hamas leaders! doesn’t our prime minister learn from tragedy and take proper and timely action!
    am yisroel chacham!

    lack of tznius
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    lack of tznius

    is clearly our fault. we have the power to protect our bros in EY, and we are failing. and innocent babies are being killed for it.
    so tragic. how much will it take to learn???

    number#11 is corrrect
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    number#11 is corrrect

    BDE

    Our Celebration turned into Tragedy!
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    Our Celebration turned into Tragedy!

    Rosh Chodesh, the same day that the our Rebbe’s HEART was healed.

    is the same day of the MUBAI TRAGEDY of murders, including Pregnant Rivki holtzberg a shlucha in India.

    is the same day that Lubavitchers in israel are murdered, including Pregnant Mira Scharf, a shlucha from India

    Our Celebration turned into Tragedy!

    we need to fix our HEART.

    we need AHAVAS YISRAEL NOW!
    Moshiach NOW!

    Hashem is Sending us Messages
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    Hashem is Sending us Messages

    First the storm (24 Chabad Houses damaged or destroyed), now this. So many calamities!

    UNITY
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    UNITY

    19 AND 27 POINTS WELL SAID

    we cant just sit and be sad
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    we cant just sit and be sad

    we have to do something, improve ourselves, daven for the safety of israel

    SITTING HERE CRYING
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    SITTING HERE CRYING

    how terrible, i just cannot fathom it. I cannot imagine any explanation for the pain we have to suffer but most importantly that this poor mans family has to suffer
    YOU OWE US ONE BIG EXPLANATION HASHEM!

    a clear message for achtus & ahavas yisroel..
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    a clear message for achtus & ahavas yisroel..

    Lubavitchers, including a Shlucha in India, are killed on Rosh Chodesh Kislev, on the 4th Yahrtzeit of Gabi and Rivky Holtzberg and the other Kedoshim! Well said… to add to it two women, both pregnant doing the Rebbe’s work have died with such a connection… Hard to believe anyone can ignore that ….rather than pointing fingers and arguing who is to blame… look inside you and work on achtus and ahavas yisroel …. The next time someone tells me they wouldn’t daven “there” in 770 because they wont’ daven with people who say yechi… i may lose it.. Get a… Read more »

    please donate
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    please donate

    please give the sharf family in israel your help!
    I would give it directly to the family…not to no organizations who will keep it for other projects….

    7 Mitsvos
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    7 Mitsvos

    no place to run. its time to spread 7 Mitsvos

    shluchim anas”h bochrim lets make the differences.

    HY’D of the heroes who died for all of us. time for revenge has come.

    oy vey
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    oy vey

    i dont know what to say. this is horrible.

    oy vay!!
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    oy vay!!

    we need moshiach!!!

    PLEASE! PLEASE! PLEASE!
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    PLEASE! PLEASE! PLEASE!

    When you daaven TODAY and EVERYDAY..
    The Rebbe told us many times when you say the words “ES TZEMACH DOVID AVDICHA MEHAIRA SATZMIACH” and V’SECHEZENA AINEINU B’SHUVCHA L’TZION B’RACHAMIM say it with your whole heart and soul….! MOSHIACH IMMEDIATELY!!

    no gr8ter Ahavas Yisroel than Tznius
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    no gr8ter Ahavas Yisroel than Tznius

    since Tznius brings soo many brachos & brings Hashem’s protection to all the ppl in a Machane besides most of the (well publicized” machlokes is very very overblown & involves ver very small fraction of our overal poprlation the reason it seems much bigger is bec it gets exaggerated publicity but in reality 99% of mature functional ppl in chabad are too bizy leading productive lives to get involved in these petty machlokisin the real obvious issue plaguing us is “self-esteem” issues which translates onto the street with nebach cases having little else to feel good about themselves & their… Read more »

    true theres a difference between making excuses for H' & finding ways WE (my self included) can do our part to prevent further Bad news RL
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    true theres a difference between making excuses for H' & finding ways WE (my self included) can do our part to prevent further Bad news RL

    its not our job to make up excuses for Hashem however where the Rebbe specifically said there are things we in NY (& Chutz-Laaretz) can do to prevent blood shed & tragedies like these from re-occurring, we need to take his words seriously! its for our own well being that the Rebbe alerted us as to WHAT WE CAN DO to stop such things & instead bring all sorts of blessings to our family & communities: 1. Daily Chitas Rambam (even 5min is better than nothing) 2. Regular du”ch ch”hn to Aseh Lecha Rav (personal mentor) 3. Make time daily… Read more »

    Tznius Protects Jews In Eretz Yisrael!
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    Tznius Protects Jews In Eretz Yisrael!

    The Rebbe always said after each terror attack about checking mezuzos. People got upset there also! How dare some Rabbi in Brooklyn blame this one or that one… Today, we have a serious situation that didn’t exist in Lubavitch with tznius. People used to run to dress properly! There was a certain excitement that is missing today due to attention to internet, cell phones, ipods and laptops. Over and over and over again, the Rebbe discussed making a mivtza out of tznius protecting Jews in Israel! It sounds like an odd way to win a war, but this is what… Read more »

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    You are right. That would be a beautiful project to do in her memory. I am going to try to think of how do get it happening. I am not sure about a competition… but schools and high schools would be a good place to start.

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    YOU KNOW WHAT!? ACHDUS IS GOING TO BRING MOSHIACH. AND WE NEED MOSHIACH… IF EVERYONE… I MEAN EVERYONE… WOULD TAKE A GIANT STEP BACK AND ASK THEMSELVES: “DO I WANT MOSHIACH?” IF U DONT WANT MOSHIACH THEN….. */!!!-**!????? IF YOU WANT MOSHIACH THEN YOU ARE GOING TO HAVE TO SWALLOW YOUR EGO AND PRIDE AND HAVE ACHDUS WITH THE OTHER GUY EVEN IF YOU DONT FEEL THAT ITS NECECARY, RIGHT, POLITICALL OR WHATEVER THE HECK U THINK… BECAUSE GUESS WHAT??? AT THE END OF THE DAY, WHEN MOSHIACH COMES, YPU ARE GOING TO LOOK BACK AND THANK YOURSELF AND EVERYONE… Read more »

    We can help!!
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    We can help!!

    We have to stop sitting around moping and do something! We have to improve our tznius and aha as yisroel, because that is all we can do! What else will Hashem have to do to make us see that we need to do better?!? If it is our job to bring moshiach, we better step up and do a better job. How much more innocent blood will be spilt before we see?!? Bnei yisroel, our brethren are suffering!!!!

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