Continue reading All About Rabbi Aryeh Levin*
“My grandfather lived in one small room on the street that now bears his name. In my teens I was privileged to stay with him there during several summers when I came to Israel. It was then that I decided to try to emulate him in every way I could.
Continue reading Hashgacha Pratis Story Part Two
Story until now: Rabbi Eizenbach is invited to farbreng in Meron on Shabbat Mevorchim Menachem Av. Here he meets Yaakov (not his real name), a Litvish bochur, who had recently returned from New York where he went to the Ohel of the Rebbe to request a bracha for a shidduch. Now Yaakov asks the participants at the farbrengen to lift their cups and say a L’Chayim that the bracha should be fulfilled and he should get engaged soon. Please read on…
Continue reading The Rebbe’s Love And Care For Every Single Jew
Rabbi Simcha Gorodetzky was a bochur in one of the Yeshivot in Russia under the direction of the Previous Rebbe, Rabbi Y.Y. Schneerson, zt’l.
Continue reading First Short Story!
I went to the Ohel one day with my husband for an upshernish.
Continue reading Hashgacha Pratis Story Part One
It happened once five years ago…
“Lag Baomer 5744 (1984). I was a young man recently married and going to Kolel (advanced study program for young married men). This year, the committee which organized the Lag Baomer Parade, asked a number of Kolel yungeleit (young people) to help out.
“Hmm, what’s this,” my mother commented as she looked into the mirror one morning. “Is that a bump on my neck!?”
Every year, on erev (the day before) Pesach, the Rebbe would personally distribute matzah to the Chassidim.
Many times, without any prior notice or even a request from a community, Rabbi Moshe Kotlarsky, would receive instructions from the office of the Rebbe.
It was mid-afternoon, erev Pesach, Friday, April 4, 1958, a few hours to go till the holiday officially began.