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Help Arrives in Nepal As Death Toll Surges

Israeli aid among outpour of support for earthquake victims; Chabad House of Kathmandu in need

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We Are the Jews of Isla Mujeres

A tiny island off Cancún in the Mexican Yucatán is the modern Jewish world in microcosm

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Israeli Food Big in Japan (Alright!)

Hummus joints and kosher food stands become popular with locals

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Hanukkah in Jamaica

Holiday celebrations bring together the island’s diverse Jewish community

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Old Tensions Resurface After Chabad Attack

A Jew of color in Crown Heights braces for racist backlash

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Stabbing at Chabad Headquarters in New York

Victim in critical condition, suspect shot and killed by police

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The Convict Synagogue at the End of the World

Australia’s oldest temple was built by Jewish penal colony prisoners in 1845

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How Many Rabbis Does It Take To Write a High Holiday Sermon?

For one rabbinic family, the answer is nearly 100

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‘Roving Rabbis’ Cater to Jews in Western U.S.

Chabad rabbinic students travel to rural areas with small Jewish populations

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Mumbai Chabad Reopens Six Years After Attack

Rabbi and his wife killed during 2008 rampage that left more than 150 dead

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The Superhero Wore Tefillin

Chabad crashes Comic-Con

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The First Kosher Comic Book Blazed a Trail for Orthodox Outreach

It wasn’t as big as Batman, but ‘Mendy and the Golem’ gave Jewish kids a taste of pop culture—with a rabbinical seal of approval

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Visiting the Lubavitcher Rebbe’s Grave in Queens

Thousands flock to New York for the 20th yahrzeit of the Hasidic leader

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The Lubavitcher Rebbe Died 20 Years Ago Today. Who Was He?

Two new biographies attempt to describe the Chabad leader, but can we ever fathom his ultimate aloneness?

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A Father’s Prayer for His Newborn Daughter—and for Himself

When our baby had heart surgery, my wife asked me to put on tefillin. I did, for the first time in years, but not the last.

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Shmurah Matzo: The Bentley of Matzo?

That’s what a new Chabad Passover commercial says

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Katmandu Chabad Without Supplies For Seder

Annual 1,000-person Passover meal stymied by foreign ministry strike

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Russia’s Chief Rabbi Criticizes Ukrainian Jews

Attacks Jewish leadership for condemning Putin’s actions in Crimea

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Boca Raton Chabad Center Vandalized

Concrete parking slab thrown through the building’s glass door

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Russia’s Chief Rabbi Cheers Crimea Annexation

Berel Lazar, who has close ties with Putin, seen in audience at Kremlin event

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Fleeing Crimea for Crown Heights

Chabad emissary forced to leave her community amidst Russian occupation

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Can You Be an Atheist and a Jew at the Same Time? David Silverman Says No.

The activist behind those anti-Christmas billboards says Judaism is incompatible with the views of nonbelievers—like himself

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A New Generation of Hasidic Artists on Display

New pop-up exhibit in Brooklyn showcases the work of young Jewish artists

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On Savile Row, A Rabbi Hones His Craft

An apprentice tailor, Yosel Tiefenbrun mixes the sartorial with the spiritual

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Putin Refuses To Let the Lubavitcher Rebbe’s Library Leave Moscow

An international cast of characters is embroiled in a bizarre legal dispute over the late rabbi’s personal collection of books

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Breaking the Fast With a Cambodian Rabbi

David Adollah, who grew up in Phnom Penh, says God came to him in a dream

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The Ultimate Cory Booker Jewish Supercut

Video evidence that Newark’s mayor knows more Torah than you

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Chabad Rabbi Shot in Dagestan

Ovadia Isakov, chief rabbi of Derbent, in ‘good condition’ following surgery

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Remembering Sami Rohr

A tribute for the peerless philanthropist on the anniversary of his yahrtzeit

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Sick of Dancing Hasidim Playing Violins? Meet the New Baal Teshuvah Artists of Brooklyn.

Orthodox Jews new to insular traditions try to integrate the two worlds of strict religion and artistic self-expression

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