The first anniversary of the terror attack on the Chabad House in Mumbai, India, will be commemorated in a series of events around the world.
Chabad Houses, the Lubavitch community, and Jews all over the world will remember the brutal murder of five Jews, including Shluchim Rabbi Gavriel and Rivka Holtzberg OBM.
At the International Kinus Hashluchim in New York, to take place November 11-16, participants will be able to write a letter in the Torah in memory of the Holtzbergs.
It will be completed Thursday night, November 12, and will be led to 770 with dancing, Hakafos and a special Farbrengen.
Both their fathers, R’ Nachman Holtzberg and R’ Shimon Rosenberg will be present and will address the crowd.
In addition, the following events will take place in Israel and India.
Wednesday, Kislev 1:
Morning visit to the graves of the Holtzberg couple in Har Hazeisim in Jerusalem.
A large prayer gathering at 770 in Kfar Chabad, Israel, with rabbis and public figures.
Thursday, Kislev 2:
Celebrating the 3rd birthday and Upshernish of Moishy Holtzberg at the tomb of Rashbi in Miron.
Sunday, Kislev 5:
Concluding the letters in a new Torah in memory of Rabbi Gabi and Rivky Holtzberg HY”D.
Thursday, Kislev 9:
A memorial ceremony at the temporary location of Chabad in Mumbai, India.