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August 2020

The Chabad Farm House: 25 Acres of Judaism in New York’s Hudson Valley
North America
Hebrew school is in the barn, and there’s a rustic kosher market amid wildflowers
After Arson, Delaware U. Students and Alumni Campaign to Rebuild Chabad Center
Campus Life
New $3 million building seen as the best response
Online Shofar Course for Those Isolated at Home on Rosh Hashanah
Holiday Watch
Workshops include instruction, laws and mystical intentions
Chabad Launches Broad High Holiday Initiative Amid Pandemic
Holiday Watch
Innovative programs for synagogues, homes and outdoor spaces around the world
It’s the Month of Elul: Time to Check Mezuzahs and Tefillin
Holiday Watch
Practitioners of an ancient and holy art describe their work
After Months in a Coma, COVID-19 Miracle Patient, Rabbi Yudi Dukes, Gives Thanks
Profile
In an exclusive interview, the rabbi speaks candidly about his ordeal
Rabbi Sholom Hecht, 92, Beloved Brooklyn Judaica Merchant
Obituary
Youngest of six legendary Hecht brothers had an open door to the Rebbe’s study
Emirate Prince and Russia’s Chief Rabbi Bring a Yemenite Couple to Safety
Middle East
Elders are among final remnants of 3,000-year-old community
Largest List of Jewish COVID-19 Victims Released by Chabad.org
Roundup
‘Each Person, a World’ pays tribute to 1,200 Jewish COVID-19 victims from around the globe
Revolutionary Medical Advances Bring New Ethical Challenges
Video
Online course discusses issues especially relevant during pandemic
27,000-Square-Foot Chabad Heralds New Era for Jewish Champaign, Ill.
Education
‘Green building’ will offer safe student living quarters and kosher dining
Rabbi Levi Yitzchak Schneerson’s Grave Declared Heritage Site
U.S. Commission lauds Kazakhstan government for recognizing Rabbi Levi Yitzchak’s legacy
Rabbi Adin Even-Israel (Steinsaltz), 83, Renowned Scholar, Author and Devoted Chassid
Obituary
A prolific, seminal thinker famed for monumental commentary on the Talmud
His Brother’s Keeper: Norman Rosenbaum, 63, Transformational Advocate for Justice
Obituary
Challenged city’s response to Crown Heights riots, brother Yankel's murder
High Holiday Prayer Books in High Demand for Those at Home This Year
Holiday Watch
Record sales amid synagogue attendance limits and self-quarantining
In the Media
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