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No Banquet for Bochurim

Pier 94 in Manhattan went through an extreme make-over ahead of the gala banquet this evening of the international Kinus Hashluchim. A Merkos official tells COLlive: "No - no bochurim at all by the banquet. There will be major security and anyone who did not pay for the pass will not get it." Full Story, Photos

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great reporting!
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great reporting!

Wow COL you really are everywhere! Thanks for keeping everyone informed!

cool
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cool

looks like a lot of work goes into it!

Bochur
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Bochur

Why arent we invited! Chutzpah!

To Bochur # 3
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To Bochur # 3

You should be sitting and learning

to Mr.4
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to Mr.4

Next time you beg us to go on shlichus we’ll have to thing twice.

That is the problem with shlichus today: like in capitalism, they use you only when they need you and then – to the dogs. (i.e. let’s see how the system will treat the Shluchim in Russia in their hard time – keep them or drop them)

Bochur
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Bochur

when the Shluchim need Bochurim ……….etc.

Bochur
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Bochur

so i guess that Yudi Tzatlin wont be able to go becouse he is a Bochur.

MMBCC
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MMBCC

To #5. Know your place. This is desiged for shluchim (and those they wish to bring to impress by seeing or being seen), not potential shluchim. If you feel used, then you obviously did not go into this with the right intention. The goal of anyone in or going into shlichus, is the shlichus, by the mishalayach. Hafotzas Hamayonos Chutzo. If you don’t get attention, thanks, peer-validation etc, it’s like: Someone who studies medicine because he loves the field and especially helping others from sickness. If he’s in the middle of medical school, or doing internship, or is even a… Read more »

Forgetting the Point
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Forgetting the Point

Whats being forgoteen is that bochurim who do work for Merkos (i.e. MyShliACH, Merkos Shlichus, Pesach Shlichus etc.) were basically promised passes. Not to mention Bochurim whose parents are Shluchim and would like to attend with their father and Balebatim.

Forgetting the Ponit (Part 2)
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Forgetting the Ponit (Part 2)

However I just would like to point out that even though I am dismayed at not being able to attend (last year I attended being that I am on Shlichus, and this year I also do myShliACH) I would not being going on SHlichus based on my privilges at the Kinus.
I go on Shlichus for the Rebbe, and the Rebbe only!

to the merkoz official
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to the merkoz official

theyre was at the banquet so many bochurim like i never sew in the past years and believe me most didnt even ahve a wristband so plz theres no reason to get them scared whoever wants to come will find his way in

B. Nissim              B
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B. Nissim B

Rabbi Moshe Bryski, said: “There is so much fragmentation in the world today,” he said. “From the economic situation to international tensions, there is fear and disillusionment looming in people’s hearts. Now, more than ever, people are looking to connect, to unify around principles of absolute goodness and truth.”

These are certainly The Rebbe’s wishes. What about the great and painful fragmentation in Chabad?

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