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Siyum HaShas Bus Breaks Down – Jewish Unity On Full Display

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NEW JERSEY (VINnews) — On a historic day on which hundreds of thousands of Jews around the world come together to celebrate such a momentous occassion, it truly warms the heart to ...

WATCH: The 13th Siyum HaShas at MetLife Stadium

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Nearly 100,000 attendees are expected to arrive at MetLife stadium on Wednesday for the highly anticipated Siyum HaShas event. As Jews around the world celebrate the mo...

Blowout Crowd Expected at Torah Celebration of Siyum Hashas

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NEW YORK (VINnews) — Nearly 100,000 attendees are expected to arrive at MetLife stadium on Wednesday for the highly anticipated Siyum HaShas event. As Jews around the world cele...

The Siyum Hashas – a Glimpse into Celebrations of Yesteryear

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NEW YORK (VINnews) — The Siyum Hashas marks the completion of the daily reading and study of one page of Talmud from the 2,711 set. The cycle takes about seven and a half years to ...

WATCH: Torah Sages of the Past Speak at Previous Siyum Hashas Events

NEW YORK (VINnews) — Since the 1940s each Siyum eclipsed the previous one in size. The impact of each Siyum has had an even more significant effect with each cycle of Daf Yomi. ...

Rav Avigdor Miller on Growing Great at the Siyum Ha’Shas

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NEW YORK (TorasAvigdor.org) — The following is an excerpt from a previous recording from Rabbi Avigdor Miller from Tape # E-12 The gemara says כל בי עשרה שכינתא שריא — When ten ...

The Full Story Behind the “8 Minute Daf”

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The Full Story Behind the “8 Minute Daf” By Bentzy Friedman   (note: to sign up for the 8 Minute Daf Daily Review via WhatApp CLICK HERE)   R’ Eli Stefansky had a pr...

Belgian Orthodox Jewish Lawmaker Takes Heat For Lighting Menorah Near Parliament Nativity Scene

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LONDON (JTA) - A video by the only Orthodox Jewish lawmaker in the Belgium Federal Parliament lighting candles there on Hanukkah near a nativity scene is provoking angry reactions,...

WATCH: Man Arrested With Multiple Guns Next Door To Lakewood Girl’s School

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LAKEWOOD (VINnews) — A man in posession of 3 handguns and a knife was arrested in Lakewood on Tuesday afternoon. Police say the man was attempting to sell the weapons in his pos...

Security A Top Priority AT MetLife Siyum HaShas Event In Wake Of Monsey Stabbing

NEW YORK (VINnews) — Nearly 100,000 attendees are expected to arrive at MetLife stadium on Wednesday for the highly anticipated Siyum HaShas event. Tensions are mounting in the ...

WATCH: Dov Hikind Interviewed On Larry Gordon Show About Recent Anti-Semitic Attacks

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NEW YORK (VINnews) — Larry Gordon sits down with Dov Hikind to discuss the recent uptick in anti-semitic attacks, most recently the stabbing attack in Monsey, New York. https://...

2 Fatal Car Accidents In Five Towns, Jewish Man Killed [VIDEO]

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FIVE TOWNS, NY (VINnews) — A 73-year-old Jewish man has died after being struck by a vehicle in Woodmere. Sholom (Stuart) Hecht, who was a congregant of the Edward Avenue Shul, ...

Bobov 45 Releases Blueprints Of New Bais Medrash On 14th Ave & 49th St-50th St

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NEW YORK (VINnews) — Bobov 45 is moving ahead in full swing with the plans to Build a New Shul in Boro Park, this comes after Bobov 45 Won the Deal to Purchase The Boro Park YM-YWH...

Newly Renovated Historic Synagogue In Greece Vandalized

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Trikala, GREECE (JTA) — A newly renovated historic synagogue in Greece was vandalized with what the country’s Jewish umbrella organization called “abusive slogans of anti-Semitic h...

Bret Stephens Under Fire For NY Times Column On Jewish Intelligence

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NEW YORK (JTA) — New York Times columnist Bret Stephens came under fire on social media for an op ed in which he wrote that Ashkenazi Jews are more intelligent than other people an...

WATCH: Jewish College Student Harrassed On NYC Subway For Wearing Kippah

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NEW YORK (VINnews) — The next anti-Semitic incident in New York City has now been reported. In this episode, a Jewish college student was harrassed on the NYC subway by an african-...

Chesed Fund Started for Ellie Bialo and Children

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CLEVELAND (VINnews) — The following was posted on TheChesedFund.com website: This past Tuesday, the world suddenly and unexpectedly lost an incredible man with a special soul. A...

Man Threatens Jewish Shoppers At Kosher Butcher In London

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LONDON (JTA) — A man walked into a kosher butcher shop in the London neighborhood of Stamford Hill and shouted invective against Jews. The incident took place on Thursday in Roy...

After A Machete Stabbing On Hanukkah, Monsey’s Orthodox Jews Are Defiant But Searching For Answers

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MONSEY, New York (JTA) — After a man burst into a Hanukkah party at a rabbi’s house in this New York City suburb wielding a machete, Joseph Gluck sprang into action. As soon as ...