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  • The Mission Continues

    As in the past so it remains today - we were and still are under the selfsame commitment to adhere to the directions of the Gedolei Yisrael, who stand guard against breaches of purity threatening our camp. When we were required to ask – we asked. When we were instructed to depart – we left. The moment we are summoned back to raise the flag, every other consideration is pushed to the side and we answer: We are ready!

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  • Harav Yisrael Friedman zy”a, the Rebbe of Husyatin

    מוטי, ויקיפדיה העברית

    The ancestral chain of Harav Yisrael Friedman, the founder of the Husyatin chassidic court, originates with the holy Baal Shem Tov. The Husyatin chassidus has its roots in Galicia and eventually came to Tel Aviv, during the turbulent years between the two World Wars.

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  • Maccabi'im Gravesite

    In honour of Chanukah, we will discuss a fascinating, ongoing investigation attempting to establish the place of burial of Mattisyahu Kohen Gadol and his family.

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A Taste of Old in…Korosten

A Taste of Old in…Korosten

Early morning in Korosten, Ukraine, a taste of the 'olden days' is still felt. Also to there we travelled.

Menachem Ginosar 02/12/2009 14:22
Menachem Ginosar went on a mission for Etrog to visit the cemetaries in Europe. His first morning led him to Korosten, Ukraine which sits in the Zhitomir region. In a small city with a warm Jewish corner- Yeshivat "She'erit Yisrael- Vialadnik". 


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Typical Street in Korosten. [צלם]
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  Pastoral View    [צלם]
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Notice the chimney- still in use in every home here [צלם]
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 Typical Home   [צלם]
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Only a horse and buggy could fit on these roads...  [צלם]
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  Electricity poles- a sign of progress  [צלם]
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The streets were empty most likely due to the unbearable cold of the morning  [צלם]
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  A Korosten Household  [צלם]
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 Wild vegetation   [צלם]
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the Lada- the Russian car seen all over the country  [צלם]
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This old car is still dependable for its owner  [צלם]
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 The yellow water pipes are seen on the outside of the house  [צלם]
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  And there are nicer homes...  [צלם]
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  Early morning shadows  [צלם]
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  Another typical home  [צלם]
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The She'erit Yeshiva is housed on this streetן  [צלם]

Menachem Ginosar has more photos for us in the future.