The Fast of the Tenth of Teves, Asara B’Teves, Today

By Rabbi Yehudah Prero The first mention that we see of the tenth day of Teves as a fast day appears in Zecharia 8:19, where...

Matzav Video: A Glimpse at the Daled Minim Shuk in Yerushalayim

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Deri: Har Nof Attack is “Declaration of War”

Shas Chairman MK Aryeh Deri is calling today's massacre a "declaration of war." "The horrible massacre in a Har Nof shul during davening this morning...

The Birth of a New Denomination, and Secession at the RCA

By I. Schwartz The Yated has been one of the few organs in our community to have tracked the dangerous development of Open Orthodoxy and...

Photos: At the Wedding of a Grandson of Baba Meir Abuchatzeira zt”l

The chosson is a son of Rav Yeshua V'rachamim Abuchatzeirah, youngest son of Baba Meir Abuchatzeira zt"l. The mesader kiddushin was Rav Refoel Abuchatzeirah. The...

Museum of the Jewish Soldier in World War II to open in 2014

Jewish fighters during World War II will soon be commemorated at a new museum currently being built at Yad Lashiryon (Armored Corps Association) in...

No Expected Meat Shortages for Pesach

Fears of massive kosher meat shortages for Pesach appear to have been premature, say kosher sources. In some areas, flanken may not be as...

Photos: At the Bonei Olam Dinner at Plaza 13 Hall in Boro Park

Photos by JDN - Heshy Rubinstein & the Lenchevsky Brothers ...

Vaad Harabbonim of Baltimore Dedicate This Shabbos for Kedushas Shabbos and Eruv Awareness

During a Vaad Harabbonim of Baltimore meeting held prior to Pesach it was decided that this week--the week of Shabbos Parshas Achrei Mos/Kedoshim--would be...

Photos: Toldos Aharon Rebbe Visits Rav Shalom Shmueli “Hasandlar”

A special visit took place yesterday at the home of Rav Shalom Shmueli “Hasandlar,” the 95-year-old shoemaker who lives on Rechov Agripas in Yerushalayim. The Rebbe...