Photos: Baruch Ezagui
Kicking off the International Conference of Shluchim, thousands of Shluchim and Anash gathered at Oholei Torah in Crown Heights to welcome 6 new Torah scrolls on Wednesday.
The Torahs were generously sponsored by philanthropist Mr. Leonardo Farkas of Chile, which were completed and designated for use at six Chabad Houses around the globe.
Singer Avraham Fried entertained and a children enjoyed a special program featuring singer Chaim Fogelman and other entertainment.
After the completion of the writing, the Sifrei Torah were led along Eastern Parkway toward 770, where the traditional Hakofos were held.