Here's My Story: My father was a descendant of the Gerrer chasidic dynasty of Poland, in a direct line from the Gerrer Rebbe, Rabbi Yisroel Rottenberg.
Ashreinu has prepared and curated two beautiful collections of audio clips of the Rebbe. Listen to the Rebbe's talks to students traveling to do Jewish outreach during the summer, as well as talks to and about summer camps.
Here's My Story: When I was a little girl – only about four years of age – my parents divorced. They had married in Europe after the war not knowing each other very well, and only later, after they started a family, did they realize that they had quite different views on life.
Here's My Story: When the Previous Rebbe, Rabbi Yosef Yitzchak Schneersohn, visited the Holy Land in 1929, he concluded his trip in Jerusalem, where he received visitors who wanted a blessing from him.
Ahead of the new JEM Presents: The Rebbe on anti-Semitism, and in keeping with the spirit of the three weeks - to anticipate and learn about Moshiach, presented is a video produced by JEM last year for Tisha B'av.
Here's My Story: I first met the Rebbe in the early years of his leadership of Chabad Lubavitch. It was 1956, and I had been sent from Israel to serve as emissary of the Bnei Akiva religious youth movement in the United States.
Here's My Story: Growing up, I was a rambunctious child. I was impatient and had a penchant for sparring with authority, regularly testing my teachers in the Chabad yeshivah I attended.
This week's Living Torah program features a heartwarming interaction between the Rebbe and a baby with Down Syndrome. Watch here.
Here's My Story: I was born in Melbourne to Holocaust survivors from Poland who arrived in Australia in 1949.
Ashreinu has acquired new audio of a decade's worth of recordings of the Rebbe, and launched a restoration project. The first batch of six restored farbrengens hse been released.