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February 2021

It’s a Covid-Free Purim in the Land Down Under
Holiday Watch
Australia celebrates the light at the end of the pandemic tunnel
Rabbi Avrohom Bukiet, 70, Beloved Mentor and Humble Scholar
Obituary
Author of almost 50 books remembered for his inspirational good nature
One Year After: How the Pandemic Has Changed Jewish Life for Good
Holiday Watch
Covid presented an unexpected opportunity to celebrate Jewish holidays as never before
A Small Menorah in a Boston Suburb Casts Its Light Into Purim
Holiday Watch
How a rabbi’s unexpected visit reignited Jewish practice in a family’s life
In Frigid, Blacked-Out Texas, Chabad Houses Are a Lifeline
North America
Opening homes with warmth and concern
A Joyous and Safe Purim Coming to Chabad Centers Worldwide
Holiday Watch
More frequent Megillah readings and other innovative ways to observe the holiday
Rabbi Elie Cohen, 79, Torah Scholar and Mathematician
Obituary
A devoted teacher both in synagogues and in university classrooms
1,800 New Torah-Study Partnerships to Perpetuate the Legacy of Rabbi Yudi Dukes
Tribute
Event marking 30 days from his passing to broadcast on Thursday, Feb. 18, at 8 p.m. ET
Rabbi Gershon Mendel Garelik, 88, Charismatic Emissary Who Revived Italian Jewry
Obituary
The quintessential Chabad Chassid
Chabad on the Range Serving Rural Texas’ Jews
North America
Rabbi Saadya and Chaya Sara Kaufmann put down roots in Lone Star State’s outback
Learning the Prayers Today for a Post-Covid Shabbat Tomorrow
Video
Worshippers look forward to returning to synagogue
Rabbi Yisroel Rapoport, 55, Beloved Rabbi in New Jersey
Obituary
Congregational leader remembered for his loving enthusiasm and guidance
Our Online Emissary Conference Was Uniquely ‘In-Person’
First Person
It was hard to leave a space that linked thousands of Chabad women heart-to-heart
ShabbaTTogether to Focus on Mental-Health Challenges During Covid
News Brief
Programs this weekend to be hosted in-person and online at Chabad centers
Kosher Food and Tefillin at Superbowl LV
North America
Chabad of Tampa brought mitzvah opportunities to sports’ biggest stage
Thousands of Chabad Women Envision a Better Year Ahead
Headquarters
In an online conference, emissaries discuss moving forward in a post-coronavirus world
Worldwide Good Deeds This Week to Mark 49th Birthday of Rabbi With ALS
North America
Readers encouraged to share their #mitzvahforyitzi on social media
Online Study of Torah Classics Resonates During Pandemic
North America
Florida rabbi finds eager audience for ‘Gates of Trust’ and other ancient texts
What It’s Like to Be a Chabad Woman in Istanbul, Turkey
Middle East
Chaya Chitrik will be keynote speaker Sunday at International Conference
Chabad Women Emissaries to Unite Online for Annual Conference
Headquarters
Looking forward to gathering together and planning for a better year to come
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