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    A new dish at Mendy's Delicatessen in Crown Heights drew the attention of its young clientele. The addition to the menu was turkey in honor of Thanksgiving Day, celebrated November 26. More

    R’ Eliyohu Y. Silberstein, OBM

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    not impressed
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    not impressed

    we r chassidim and should not follow chukas hagoy. looks delcious how much is it?

    Unbelieveble
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    Unbelieveble

    Eating turkey on Thanksgiving is considered “Abizreihu DeAvodah Zara” – a smell of idel worship. This is definitly Chukos Hagoyim non Jewish costums.

    It is a Shande

    Rebbe Talks About Thanksgiving & Chanukah
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    Rebbe Talks About Thanksgiving & Chanukah
    And this
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    And this
    Very Cute
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    Very Cute

    Rivki:)

    A Kosher Holiday Thanksgiving
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    A Kosher Holiday Thanksgiving

    This is what Rabbi Avraham Hecht, President of the Rabbinical Alliance of America – Igud HaRabanim, commented after his son said Thanksgiving is a “pagan holiday” and didn’t want to eat Turkey: “You are an American, a fourth generation American. Be happy that you have a country that believes in G-d. If anything, Thanksgiving is a Jewish idea.” His son Rabbi Eli Hecht, today Director of Chabad of South Bay in California and Vice-President of Rabbinical Alliance of America, added: “For the next few years my father bought a large turkey for Thanksgiving and we had two turkey meals: one… Read more »

    pathetic
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    pathetic

    to #2, that was beautiful, and BH we live in a place where we can serve Hashem, but we have our ways of thanking and connecting to Hashem. Having turkey today is a pathetic thing to do, who r we trying to copy/ fit in with?

     to #2
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    to #2

    i think you missed the point of the sicha .

    geula for smr
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    geula for smr

    may Hashem bring a geula and yeshua t Sholom mordechai halevi ben rivka, today from 2:07-2:55 is an eis ratzon, please daven for him

    My turkey is cooking
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    My turkey is cooking

    So what? #2, you must feel bad I didn’t invite you. Obviously, there’s a reason for that 😉

    If you don’t want turkey, don’t eat it! If you don’t want to acknowledge the freedom we (still for the time being) have in this country, don’t.

    Friend at OT
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    Friend at OT

    Go Kievman gang!

    cousins
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    cousins

    cute picture!

    Your cinci cousins

    maybe
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    maybe

    maybe driving a car is chukas hagoim,,,dork!! giving thanks for a country where all is free in practicing their religion is worth giving thanks to hashem. that what it is our founder father gave thanks to hashem not a peice of wood

    to # 2
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    to # 2

    Thanksgiving; [email protected]\\ duh

    ??
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    ??

    Shocking

    #10
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    #10

    u should be embarassed that u need to follow their ways. hashem told us how He wants us to thank Him- in so many ways. its a pity ur wasting ur time on turkey-

     2#9
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    2#9

    my mum told me also about this ais rotzon can u give any reasons is it the day ?9 kislev?
    thanks

    Rebbeim spoke everything
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    Rebbeim spoke everything

    As the frierdiker rebbe once said “one thing if we eat turkey on a holiday but to make a holiday out of a turkey”

    Chukas Hagoy
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    Chukas Hagoy

    Yes it is a Chukas Hagoy, have the turkey tomorrow, but not today. By the way the USA that you are celebrating has incarcerated a fellow Chossid, in what we deem an unfair trail.

    to #9
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    to #9

    Why is it an ais ratzon?

    to #19
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    to #19

    give me a break! Would you rather live in the antisemitic Ukraine? or maybe in the Muslim-populated France? If you are looking to negative you can find plenty in America – ignoring the Holocaust, KKK, racism – but that good clearly overshadows it all. The Rebbe called the U.S. the nation of good and that is what they are. Most Americans support Israel (giving away land was always an Israeli initiative), Jews have gained much success here and the authorities are fair. Bringing once incident – albeit an important one – of a person who has not conducted his business… Read more »

    cuties
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    cuties

    Rivky the kids look yum kah (yummier than the turkey)

    Love your firend in Miami!

    kosher?
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    kosher?

    it’s obviously not split so its kashrus is not up to the highest standards
    i wouldn’t eat it purely for that reason

    get a life
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    get a life

    THE NEXT PERSON TO POST ANOTHER COMMENT ON THIS TOPIC NEEDS TO GET A LIFE
    SHABBOS IS COMING – WE HAVE MUCH MUCH MUCH MORE IMPORTANT THINGS TO BE DOING!!!!!

    24 I agree with you
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    24 I agree with you

    I DONT THINK YOU GUYS WANT MOSHIACH THATS MY THE PROBLEM WHY EVERYTHING IS HAPPENING SO BAD TO THE WORLD LIKE RUBASHKIN HOLTZBERGS………………………. NOW WHO CARES IF SOMEONE EATS TURKEY OR NOT OR IF SOMEONE HAS BELIEF IN HASHEM AND THANKS HASHEM EVERYDAY EVERYBODY HAS THERE OWN OPINAON AND DO NOT MAKE A FIGHT – WHY ARE YOU EVEN SAYING TEHILLIM DO YOU THINK YOUR Teffilos will come true when you fight for such a ODD reason now quit fighting

    ais ratzon
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    ais ratzon

    For those of you who wanted to know, I got this in an email today: ***Lichvod/Dear Klal Yisrael**** >> I thank Hashem for everything-the one who sent this in-the rav of Aish Hachayim >> >> This coming Thursday (November 26th) the 9th of Kislev is a very special time where >> the gates of tefilot are wide open and Hashem is hearing, accepting and answering >> our prayers! Like the Ramban wrote: “the 9th year on the 9th month at the 9th hour >> of the day is a time of happiness and grants from Hashem”. and you should know,… Read more »

    say better things or dont speak at all.
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    say better things or dont speak at all.

    eating turkey is not a shande. i eat turkey tonight. in fact i just came home from a delicious thanksgiving dinner. so dont criticize me for loving my country and being proud to be an american. we are purely giving thanks for living in a wonderful country, free to practice religion of yiddishkeit and do whatever we want. freedom of speech and a wonderful country. hooray! give thanks!! 🙂 a gut shabbos. again, yall, think b4 u speak..

    goyishe turkey
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    goyishe turkey

    No more turkey – way of the goyim.
    No more pizza – way of the Italians
    no more Pastrami – way of the Rumanians
    No more sushi – the way of the Jaspanese
    No more BBQs, hotdogs, hamburgers – the way of the 4th of July-niks
    no more Falafel – the way of the Arabs
    No more Chinese food – the way of the Fryeh Yidden

    yummy yummy
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    yummy yummy

    i think thats awesome

    Nice
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    Nice

    Very cute!
    Although is this a one day thing or is it a permenent item?

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