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Saturday, 20 Iyyar, 5779
  |  May 25, 2019

    Weekly Photos of the Rebbe

    The Avner Institute presents a collection of photos of the Rebbe at a Farbrengen in the 1960's. Photos

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    Thank You!
    Guest
    Thank You!

    Thanks for sharing with us special moments of the Rebbe!

    Yasher koach
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    Yasher koach

    Great pictures

    The Krenitzer Ruv
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    The Krenitzer Ruv

    in the 2nd and 3rd picture.

    The photos are not from the 1960's
    Guest
    The photos are not from the 1960's

    From the beginning of the nesius 5710 (1950), all the Rebbe’s Farbrengens were held in the small zal upstairs. Starting from the mid yuds (1950’s), almost all Farbrengens took place in the “shalash”, the courtyard which was adjacent to the original building of 770. The “shalash” was covered with a canvas to protect from rain and snow. The sides remained exposed to freezing cold air in the winter, and hot humid air in the summer. There was no heating or air conditioning! Nevertheless, almost all the Shabbos and Yom Tov Farbrengens, and the weekday Farbrengens on Yud Beis Tamuz and… Read more »

    Reb Yisroel Jacobsen
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    Reb Yisroel Jacobsen

    To the rebbes left, and rabbi Sholome arhon kravasnovakiy

    to # 4
    Guest
    to # 4

    GREAT and detailed writeup pf Shnot HaOr

    TY

    MBA

    To no 4
    Guest
    To no 4

    The shalash was not converted to a building until late 1961. So this could have been 1960, or even early 1961.

    The Krenitzer Ruv
    Guest
    The Krenitzer Ruv

    in the 2nd and 3rd picture.

    Michoel A Seligson
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    Michoel A Seligson

    this is from the fifties and not sixties.

    Krenitzer Ruv
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    Krenitzer Ruv

    That’s the father of Reb Yaakov Moshe and Reb Bentzion Friedman, of Friedman family fame.

    I was at this farbrgen
    Guest
    I was at this farbrgen

    On Yud tes kislav and other big dates the rebbe would not be in 770 this went on till they made 770 bigger

    different farbrengens
    Guest
    different farbrengens

    People are failing to realize that pic 3 is not the same farbrengen and hall as pic 1 & 2. Also, Pic 3 appears to be a bit later, the Rebbe looks a bit older in pic 3 than in pics 1 & 2
    V.G.

    To # 12: 1 & 2 are separate Farbrengens
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    To # 12: 1 & 2 are separate Farbrengens

    Why do you think “people are failing to realize…”?
    What you fail to realize is that photos 1 & 2 are two separate Farbrengens in the same hall!

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