Chanukah in Balti – The Fourth Night of Chanukah
Each year, the rabbis of the Chabad Lubavitch Synagogue in Kishinev traditionally spend some time in other cities in Moldova where this is a Jewish community but no rabbi. On the 29th of Kislev, Rabbi Mendel made a trip to Balti and organized a meeting with the Jewish community there. After the meeting, the group […]
Chanukah – in June! – Ya’akov Kerner
Sometime before Chanukah, an acquaintance of mine, who was ten years old at the time, told me that he knew all Jewish holidays and memorable dates. I asked him to share this knowledge with me, and he explained that Chanukah is holiday when we eat latkes and donuts, Passover we eat Matzah, and on Shavuot […]
President Vadim Krasnoselsky to meet representatives of religious faiths of the Republic of Moldova
On Monday, October 28, President Vadim Krasnoselsky initiated a meeting of representatives of all religious faiths of the Republic of Moldova. The Jewish community was represented by the Chief Rabbi of Moldova and Chisinau, Rabbi Yosef Abelsky, and Rabbi Shmuel Zalmanov. In a conversation with the President, they discussed the restoration and repair of Transnistria’s […]
Moldova Shluchim put Teffilin on dozens of Israeli guest
Hundreds of Israeli supporters of ‘Hapoel Beer Sheva’ have visited Moldova Hundreds of Israeli supporters of ‘Hapoel Beer Sheva’ came to Moldova for a big soccer game between ‘Ha’poel Be’er Sheva’ and Sherif Tiraspol. The Shluchim of Moldova came to put on Tefillin, with the many Jews there.