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New York Shabbaton Weekend

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Crown Heights Shabbaton

570 Crown St.

Brooklyn, NY 11213

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Immerse yourself into a world of Shabbat. Your weekly worries will melt away as we wine and dine you. Chabad NDG Community will join Jews from around North America will gather in the heart of Brooklyn for an encounter like no other. Delicious food, great conversation, connections, and an atmosphere that will open your heart and uplift your soul await you.

Don't miss this chance to make new friends, experience a fresh, empowering perspective, and rediscover the deeper, more joyful level of what it means to be a Jew in these unprecedented times.

Rabbi Manis Friedman, world-reknowned orator

World-renowned author, counselor, lecturer and philosopher, Rabbi Manis Friedman uses ancient wisdom and modern wit as he captivates audiences around the country and around the world. He hosts his own critically acclaimed cable television series, Torah Forum with Manis Friedman, syndicated throughout North America. Over 150,000 copies of his provocative yet entertaining tapes, both audio and video have been sold. He has appeared on CNN, A&E Reviews, PBS, and BBC Worldwide, and has been the subject of articles in the New York Times, Rolling Stone, Seventeen, Guideposts, Insight, Publisher's Weekly and others.
Rabbi Friedman is a noted Biblical scholar, recognized for his sagacious grasp of Jewish mysticism. In 1971, he founded Bais Chana Institute of Jewish Studies in Minnesota, the world's first yeshiva exclusively for women, where he continues to serve as dean. From 1984-1990 he served as simultaneous translator for the Lubavitcher Rebbe's televised talks.

Richard (Reuven) Morris, Comedian, David Letterman Writer

Richard Morris is an author and stand-up comedian, whose current book is Funny You Should Think About A Return To Judaism. Richard worked his way up as a headliner at the top comedy clubs in New York and Los Angeles, and became one of the original eight writers on a new show at that time: NBC's Late Night with David Letterman.


PLUS
Delicious & Healthy Crown Heights Cuisine

Insiders' Tour of Crown Heights

Visits to both The Rebbe's Office and the Ohel

Meet Incredible teachers and rabbis.

Be entertained by one of New York's Hottest Comedians.


Cost:
$150 CAD Adult
(Includes food, program and lodging)
Transportation will be extra.

Rabbi Manis Friedman, world-reknowned orator
World-renowned author, counselor, lecturer and philosopher, Rabbi Manis Friedman uses ancient wisdom and modern wit as he captivates audiences around the country and around the world. He hosts his own critically acclaimed cable television series, Torah Forum with Manis Friedman, syndicated throughout North America. Over 150,000 copies of his provocative yet entertaining tapes, both audio and video have been sold. He has appeared on CNN, A&E Reviews, PBS, and BBC Worldwide, and has been the subject of articles in the New York Times, Rolling Stone, Seventeen, Guideposts, Insight, Publisher's Weekly and others.
Rabbi Friedman is a noted Biblical scholar, recognized for his sagacious grasp of Jewish mysticism. In 1971, he founded Bais Chana Institute of Jewish Studies in Minnesota, the world's first yeshiva exclusively for women, where he continues to serve as dean. From 1984-1990 he served as simultaneous translator for the Lubavitcher Rebbe's televised talks.

Richard (Reuven) Morris, Comedian, David Letterman Writer
Richard Morris is an author and stand-up comedian, whose current book is Funny You Should Think About A Return To Judaism.
Richard, or as he will go by his Hebrew name, Reuven, worked his way up as a headliner at the top comedy clubs in New York and Los Angeles, and became one of the original eight writers on a new show at that time: NBC's Late Night with David Letterman.

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Friday

6:30 Reception
Welcome drinks and hors d’oeuvres 6:30
Grand Opening and Welcoming Ceremony

8:00pm Shabbat Candle Lighting

8:30 Lively Shabbat Services
Experience the fabric of life in local homes during an intimate candlelit dinner comprised of freshly baked challah and all the Shabbos delights.

9:00 Dinner at Hosts


Shabbat

10:00am Shabbat Morning Crown Heights Synagogue Hopping

1:00pm The Shabbos Banquet
Following a light kiddush party, guests are invited to a private three-course Shabbos lunch.

Followed by an Afternoon of Incredible Workshops and Learning Sessions from sholars and professionals.

Late Afternoon Social on the Terrace.

Twilight: Enter the sacred and holy office of the Lubavitcher Rebbe for a few moments of inspiration and blessings.

Saturday Night

Late Night Comedy and Drinks.

Sunday

Essential Judaism Tour Visit a Sofer (scribe) and delve into the myriad details that make up a kosher Sefer Torah, Mezuzah and Tefilin. Then learn about the Mikvah, with spa- like beauty but timeless relevance. Discover the most important of Judaism’s precepts, the foundation of Jewish family life throughout the generations .

Soul Connection Travel to a place revered by hundreds of thousands around the world, a place where heaven and earth intersect, where prayers are answered and blessings are bestowed – the Ohel Lubavitch – resting place of Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson, Tzadik of our times.

Walk the Avenue The program will formally end at 3:30 p.m., but take a moment to tour a cultural phenomenon, a modern day shtetl. Stroll down Kingston Avenue, talk to the locals, shop the many stores, and satisfy all your Jewish needs. Whether it’s a new mezuza or to stock your fridge with fresh rugelach, all can be found on the main strip.
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Crown Heights Shabbaton

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Brooklyn, NY 11213

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