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My Grandfather Suka song

Dear Friends,

I wrote these lines last night, while sitting in the Sukkah.

Last Sunday morning we were not sure if we would be able to build our community Sukkah at the lake of Lucerne. The weather was not amazing and we were worried if the sukkah would stand strong even in case of rain and wind. We were also worried if people would even come out to celebrate in such a weather condition. So we were debating back and forth, and after talking to friends, we decided to go for it. Thank  G-d, even though the weather was not the most sympathetic, many families and singles came out to celebrate in the joy of the holiday.

Even now, sitting in my familky Sukkah, I'm a bit chilly. It is a bit windy and the roof is not very steady. The walls … Read More »

One little mistake

Dear Friends,

I would like to thank the 170 men, women and children who participated in the different services throughout the High Holidays at our Chabad "Bahnhof" Shul. The participation of each one of you created the wonderful atmosphere that we had. 
I'd like to take this opportunity to express our gratitude to the friends who took the time to email and call with positive feedback as well as advice. Your warm response is very encouraging!
This week, an interesting incident occurred in Israel...

Thousands of people (and maybe more) were stuck for a good couple of hours in their homes, work places and elevators, without electricity. After a quick investigation, something completely unexpected wa… Read More »
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