Wednesday, December 21, 2005

TODAY IN JUDAISM: Thursday, December 22, 2005


Kislev 21, 5766 * December 22, 2005


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Today is: Thursday, Kislev 21, 5766

Today in Jewish History

• Satmar Rebbe Rescued (1944)

The Satmar Rebbe, Rabbi Joel Teitelbaum (1887-1979), was rescued from the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp, along with 1,368 other Jews, through the efforts of Rudulf Kastner, head of the Zionist rescue operation in Hungary (an earlier transport 1,686 Jews had been rescued on Av 29). The Satmar community celebrates the 21st of Kislev as a day of thanksgiving.

Daily Quote

One should cast himself into a C rather than shame his fellow in public

- Talmud, Sotah 10b

Daily Study

Chitas and Rambam for today:

Chumash: Vayeishev, 5th Portion Bereishit 39:1-39:6 with Rashi
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Tehillim: Chapters 104 - 105
• Hebrew text:
• English text:

Tanya: Likutei Amarim, end of Compiler's Foreword
• Lesson in Tanya:
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• Sefer Hamitzvos:
• 1 Chapter: Mechirah Chap. 3
• 3 Chapters: Nedarim Chap. 7, 8, 9

Hayom Yom:
• English Text:


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1 comment:

ליפא שנילצער said...

make that Rudolf Kastner

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