The grave is in a quiet neighborhood in Queens that sees a massive uptick in foot traffic during annual Chabad conventions.
“When the rebbe was alive, Crown Heights was the center of the world.”
Rabbis of the Chabad-Lubavitch movement were able to obtain in Israel a book that is part of the the Schneerson collection.
A Russian court demanded on Thursday that the U.S. Library of Congress hand back seven precious Jewish texts to Moscow - and, in a tit-for-tat ruling, said it should pay a massive fine for every day it delays.
You don’t have to fly all the way to Moscow to view the Schneersohn Library. Paul Berger explains how to access the controversial archives online.
Chief Rabbi Berel Lazar warns American Jews to avoid confronting President Vladimir Putin. He says nothing good comes out of butting heads with the Russian strongman.
Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday that a years-long spat with the United States over thousands of Jewish religious writings should end now that some are on display in Moscow’s new Jewish museum.
The transfer of a number of Jewish texts claimed by the Chabad-Lubavitch movement to Moscow’s newly opened Jewish museum should put to rest a dispute with the movement and the United States, Russian President Vladimir Putin said.
Russia plans to move Jewish texts claimed by the Chabad Lubavitch movement to Moscow’s newly opened Jewish museum next month.
Mistrust of Russian authorities may explain why Chabad leaders want the fabled Schneerson collection returned to the U.S. Is there another reason they don’t want to talk about?