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Gush Katif Museum
P.O.B. 6132 Safed, Israel 13410
B.H 13 Sivan 5773 22 May 2013
Field Report: Bet Shemesh Enlivened
Meet Tiran Pollack‚ our man in Bet Shemesh. Tiran is most suitable for the job‚ being no stranger to terror‚ as a member of the terror victims family and an active and involved community member
Give Truth to Yaakov
A special sale of hundreds of Rabbi Yaakov Yosef Shlita's classes is taking place‚ with the hope that by disseminating his Torah lessons and teachings‚ he will enjoy complete good health.
You Can Help Save Jewish Girls
The mitzvah of Pidyon Shvuyim (redeeming captives) is one that Jews sacrificed their lives for throughout the generations. The Chemla non-profit‚ run by Rabanit Barnes‚ is a unique organization in Eretz Yisroel providing a warm home for hundreds of girls rescued from the hands of Arabs. The organization takes care of the girls until
Evacuation Compensation and Yeshiva Students Recruitment
Gush Katif was sold for 290 million NIS promised by Ariel Sharon to United Torah Judaism. Whoever thought that he could save the Yeshivos in exchange for Gush Katif was proven wrong.
On the Agenda This time‚ I salute the Israeli police
This time‚ I salute the Israeli police "Not because of incitement did the Israeli police decided to reject the signs of the best of our youth‚ but simply someone up there at national headquarters got tired of this lie that the Temple Mount is in our hands‚ while the police witnesses daily‚ the shameful disgrace done to the Temple Mount
Current Events "Peace Now in the most dangerous movement for people of Israel"
34 years ago‚ in 5737‚ the year that "Peace Now" was established‚ the Lubavitcher Rebbe demanded that the Rabbi Simcha Elberg‚ chairman of Agudas HaRabbonim‚ run a publicity campaign against the new "Peace Now" movement with a forceful line and all-out war‚ and warned them that there will be
Have You Visited the 'Yemenite Village' in Yerushalayim ?
Exactly 130 years ago‚ with the prominent Yeminite aliyah‚ the Yemenite Village on the Mount of Olives was founded. Seven years ago the ancient settlement was revived in Maaleh Hazeitim. Avishai Bar Osher draws an amazing profile on the Yemeni village of then and now.
A Counting of Pollard Days: 9670
The alternative media should go on a campaign for the release of Jonathan Pollard and count the days and years
A Big Miracle (Ness) * Happened Here
Ness Carmon‚ a senior computer systems analyst‚ a resident of Gedera‚ utilizes his spare time spreading the Noahide laws‚ and he sees great importance at bringing the word of the Land of Israel unto the nations around the world‚ including the Arabs in Arab countries.
A year has passed since the murder of the Fogel family. Rabbi Udi‚ his wife Ruth and their children:
Yoav‚ Elad and Hadas‚ HY"D‚ who lost their lives on Friday night‚ the 6th of Adar‚ by the hands of our Arab neighbors. The pain of loss of a house of Torah‚ of humility and kindness and devotion for the sake of Torah and Israel still burns; it caused a shock in the Jewish world in Israel and abroad
The Rebbetzin Who Protects Chevron‚ Past‚ Present and Future
Last week thousands commemorated the yohrtzeit of Rebbetzin Menucha Rochel Slonim‚ the famed Matriarch and miracle worker of Chevron‚ at the ancient cemetery in Chevron. Thirty years ago‚ the tradition of visiting her resting place on her yohrtzeit‚ was reinstituted.
Sites in Yehuda and Shomron South Mount Chevron - a land of shepherds
South Mount Chevron - a land of shepherds Yesh lanu tayish b'Susya (We have a goat in Susya) * Free tour of the dairy Bamberger Dairy
Chazal taught us that Hashem gave the Jewish nation three gifts
and all of them were given by him through suffering: the Torah‚ Eretz Yisroel‚ and the World to Come (Brochos 5‚1). The commentators found difficulty with this: if Eretz Yisroel is a gift‚ why did it
Who Came to Eretz Yisroel on the 'First Aliyah?'
Every 'core curriculum' (LIB'A) graduate is surely capable of retelling the history of the Chovevei Tzion and BIL'U organizations 120 years ago. They were probably taught that these individuals were the 'First Aliyah' pioneers. The facts: the First Aliyah consisted of Chassidim‚ connected to Rabbi Schneur
How Netanyahu Abandoned Chevron
15 years ago this month‚ the government‚ headed by Netanyahu (in his first term as Prime Minister) handed over the city of Chevron to the Arabs. Noam Arnon‚ one of the pioneers of the renewed Jewish settlement in Chevron‚ sums up the disgrace that
The Sicha that Still Rings in our Ears
Twenty years have since the Lubavitcher Rebbe spoke so sharply and clearly to Mr. Moshe Katzav‚ on the 10th of Shvat‚ 5752 (1992)‚ in the presence of thousands of Chassidim who were gathered in the Bais Midrash and witnessed the scene. The Rebbe spoke to Mr. Katzav after the Maariv prayer.
On the agenda
Masochism: Inflicting Pain on Oneself‚ Deriving Pleasure from Suffering
"As the Blood Avenger of my wife and 11 children‚ I will not stop warning that the Arabs are worse than the Nazis"
After hearing the Jerusalem Mufti Muhamed Hussein's shocking words calling for the murder of Jews‚ we bring the chilling words of Rabbi Yekusiel Yehuda Halberstam‚ the Klausenberger Rebbe‚ author of the sefer 'Shefa Chaim.' Rabbi Halberstam lost a wife and 11 children –HY"D - in the Holocaust.
Tourism in Yehuda and Shomron
On the border between the Benyamin region and the Dead Sea is Gush Adumim‚ an entire bloc of settlements which is deployed on the ancient road from Jericho to Jerusalem‚ along the Euphrates Stream [Wadi Kelt]‚ an amazingly beautiful stream. The location is a unique meeting place between the wild scenery of the Judean Desert and those springs
Appropriate Purpose ?
New on the Book Shelf: How the Army prepared for the Gush Tatif Expulsion