Dec 15, 2010
What does a 23 year old bochur think about dating? One bochur writes what he thought about Manis Friedman's lecture on today's shidduch crisis Tuesday evening. Full Story
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Aug 22, 2010
Shidduchim SOS: My father wants this bochur, my mother wants that family. And the shadchan thinks I'm the one who is picky. Full Story
Jul 14, 2010
Shidduchim SOS: Chicago Shadchan Rabbi Moishe Raitman has valuable tips for a successful shidduch experience: The do's and don'ts in dealing with a shadchan and what every parent can expect from them. Full Story
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Jul 1, 2010
Shidduchim SOS: I may not be a good writer at all, but as a single girl, I would like to shed light on the supposed "shidduch crisis." If my message will get through to at least one person - it's all worth it. Full Story
Jun 20, 2010
Shidduchim SOS: After marrying off her children and arranging 9 shidduchim herself, Mrs. Riva Denburg of Miami Beach writes to COLlive what she thinks of Shadchanim and the Shidduchim process. Full Story
Jun 1, 2010
Shidduchim SOS: If you are going to marry what someone else thinks is good for you, but not what is truly good for you, then you will be miserable. Full Story
May 13, 2010
Shidduchim SOS: All too often my parents are told that the bochur does not want to go out because I am "too chassidish." Saying Chitas is a crime? Full Story
Apr 8, 2010
Shidduchim SOS: I know of some guys who won't fly for a date unless there are 2 or 3 girls lined up to go out with him, just in case the first girl doesn’t work out... Full Story
Jan 13, 2010
Shidduchim SOS: "I can pep-talk myself that everyone goes through it. But sometimes, I feel like running into the streets and screaming till my voice could scream no more."
Dec 28, 2009
Shidduchim SOS: We heard about this nice girl that friends say will match our son. But her parents rejected the offer. What now? Full Story
Dec 2, 2009
LubavitchSingles.com is requesting more names to be added to the handy shidduchim list. "Most names in 2009 came through COLlive readers." Full Story
Nov 29, 2009
A group of single Lubavitch girls will be praying Tuesday at the Rebbe's Ohel for hundreds of men and women waiting for a match. Full Story
Nov 22, 2009
Shidduchim SOS: From a Chassidishe bochur wanting Shlichus, my husband turned into an unemployed man touching his beard and drinking in bars. Mrs. Sarah Junik, how do I avoid making a mistake again? Full Story
Oct 20, 2009
Chananya Weissman in the Jerusalem Post strongly objects to the pronouncement by 60 prominent rabbis that the main cause of the shidduch crisis is that "boys frequently prefer girls who are a few years younger." Full Story
Oct 14, 2009
So you're on a Shidduch date in a lobby of a hotel or meeting a business client in a lounge, is it permissible to have an alcoholic drink from a clean glass? Rabbi Yitzchak Hanoka of OK Kosher Labs answers. Full Story
Sep 29, 2009
Shidduchim SOS: While you bake Challah in that Bosch, chop salad on that cutting board with matching knives, and serve your husband roasted potatoes, you forget who helped set up the apartment. Full Story
Sep 3, 2009
Op-Ed: With all these nice and dandy articles, we still have a 'Shidduch Crisis.' Therefore, I would like to present to you a simple solution, one that you might have heard of countless times... Full Article
Aug 11, 2009
Shidduchim SOS: "All my friends were convinced that I would be 'the first to go.' I'm slim, beautiful and with yichus. People said I have the complete package and it remains a mystery to all as to why I am not married." Full Story
Aug 4, 2009
Shidduchim SOS: A puzzled bochur who read the previous blog wants to know if the Shidduch system works for everyone, comparing the "average 770 bochur" vs. a guy who's a little more "chilled," who has had contact with girls over the years. Full Story
Jul 25, 2009
Shidduchim SOS: Op-Ed: I am not a professional psychologist nor do I claim to be one, however, being a Yungerman, and living here in the shchuna, I have picked up that there is a terrible illness which is plaguing our single bochurim and girls. Full Story
Jul 24, 2009
Shidduchim SOS: The girl who wrote comment #31 is puzzled by the reactions and asks why don't they teach about this in seminary and is pondering whether to find a mate herself.
Jul 21, 2009
COLlive presents: Shidduchim SOS, a blog helping you through the shidduch process and matchmaking hurdles. Our new author is Mrs. Sarah Junik, wife and mother of 7 in Crown Heights who lectured around the world on Shidduchim.
Jul 18, 2009
Op-Ed by Rabbi Hanoch Hecht: After meticulously discussing the system of dating within our communities, we came to the conclusion that it is not the system that is failing us, rather it is the people within the system that are failing. Full Article
Jun 16, 2009
Anonymous OP-ED: "I sit here on my balcony, peering out, wondering, how long will it take for a guy to saddle a white horse and find me here? Does anyone see how lonely it is to be one of the few unmarried girls on the block?" Full Article
Jun 8, 2009
A group of concerned Lubavitch women in New York City are dealing hands-on with the matchmaking situation in the Chasidic community. "This is an issue and endeavor which is bigger than everybody," Elka Pinson told COLlive. Full Story
May 26, 2009
From the COLlive Inbox: As we are nearing Shavuos, allow me to use a Dvar Torah to clarify a point I am trying to make about bochurim and girls not finding their prospective Shidduch. Full Story
May 14, 2009
Prominent psychologist Michael J. Salamon says a lack of dating in the Orthodox community is the cause of marriage problems. "Some have suggested that, in the Orthodox world, we simply do not believe in romance." Full Story
May 13, 2009
Anonymous OP-ED: "We all dream of "falling in love" and being totally swept away in a wave of passion and excitement. We are certain that when we meet our destined one we will know without doubt in our hearts that this is "the one." Full Article
Apr 26, 2009
Anonymous Op-Ed: Why is everyone looking at me with these miserable faces and sorrowful eyes at L'Chaims or weddings while I don't feel the same about myself?
Mar 26, 2009
OP-ED: Frum Jewish men, often spurred on by their imperial and see-no-imperfection mothers, are becoming increasingly shallow and vain. They may study Gemara and Chassidus but clearly the light of a G-dly life is not necessarily altering their world-views, writes Rabbi Shmuley Boteach. Full Article
Feb 19, 2009
Fiddler on the Roof on the Footlite stage in Indianapolis, IN
ChabadMatch.com boasts 800 active members and 23 weddings in about 24 months. Creators, Ester and Moshe Raichman realized that many of their single friends weren't getting dates. She from Sao Paolo and he from Houston, they live in Jerusalem and understand the complications of a global dating scene. Full Story
Jan 1, 2009
Photo Credit: Mendel Meyers Studios
LubavitchSingles.com, a website promoting matchmaking in the Chabad-Lubavitch community, has sent out a mass email calling people to send them names of potential candidates. "Please take a moment to help our fellow friends and family find their Bashert," they ask. The site lists names of Lubavitcher bochurim and girls of marriageable age. Full Story
Sichos at Beis medrash lenashim ulebanos - 770|
|THE PURIM SHOPPE
MONDAY HOURS10:30am - 5:30pm THEN 8pm - 10pm
Many new styles added, stop by for all your Shalach Manos needs at Lubavitch Yeshiva|
|Beginner/Restorative Yoga Class for Women
For more info/registration email email@example.com at 1458 President st (ground floor entrance)|
|Wedding||Levik (Yosef) Blau - Crown Heights and Mushky Zaltzman - Toronto at Terrace Banquet Centre - Toronto|
|"Raising Chassidim Today":
Rabbi Pinyeh Korf, Rabbi Fishel Oster and Rabbi Aharon Dovid Gancz. at Oholei Torah|
|L'Chaim||Simcha Brody - Miami Beach to Mushkie Grossman - Israel/Uk at 8 pm at Landow Yeshiva, 1140 Alton Rd. Miami Beach|
|L'Chaim||Moishie Kramer - Montreal, Canada to Shaina Epstein - South Carolina at Beis Levi Yitzchok, 556 Crown St.|
|'Am I Bonding With My Child?'
interactive teleconference hosted
by SPARKS with world famous speaker Rabbi Chai Amar.
9pm to 10pm
WHEREDial in 424-203-8405 enter pin # 207551 at Teleconference|
|L'Chaim||Shmuel Levine - Crown Heights, NY to Esther Lelenthal - Flatbush, NY at 1494 Carroll Street (Btw Albany and Troy)|
|L'Chaim||Yoni Levitin - Seattle, WA to Chaya Mushka Dubrawsky - Dallas, TX at Lubavitcher Yeshiva Crown St.|
|L'Chaim||Meir Shimanovitch - Baltimore, MD to Chaya Mushka Green - Baltimore/Edmonton at Bais Lubavitch Clarks Lane, Baltimore|
|FELDENKRAIS/ ABM Movement Classes. Tuesdays 9:15am. Please reserve 718-753-6541 dvoranew @gmail.com at 1373 President St. side entrance|
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|Rochie's Mommy & Me, every Tuesday for babies & toddlers. 10:30am-12pm. Play time, Davening & circle, arts & crafts, movement to music, in a warm & friendly environment. $5 per session, $15 per month. 646-537-5644, 718-363-3448 at 538 Crown St. Bet. Albany & Kingston|
|Chizuk With the Chevra--Women's Applied Chassidus shiur --by Miriam Sherr--Farbrengen style! Babies welcome! call 718-953-5049 for info. at 1474 Carroll St. (albany/troy)|
|PURIM CANVAS PAINTING CLASS FOR WOMEN! Learn how to paint with the one stroke method with artist Estee Klein to create a stunning mask painting for Purim. Add some sparkle and shine with specialized paint and really fun paint markers! This class is for all levels of experience, including those of you who have never even lifted a paintbrush!
CALL 347-533-8662 TO RESERVE at The Art Cafe- 326 Troy Ave.|
|12:30 PM Please join us for a light brunch and talk by Mrs. Tzameret Borevitz "Marriage and Self Improvement". Babies Welcome! $4 Sugg. Donation Win a Free Mani-Pedi! Tickets: $1. RSVP by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org at 556 Crown|
|AHAVAS CHESED MEDICAL EMERGENCY LIFELINE YES YOU CAN!! SAVE A LIFE AT THE COMMUNITY BLOOD DRIVE TUESDAY MARCH 11- 9TH OF ADAR BEIS 2;30- 9;30 AT LUBAVITCH YESHIVA 570 CROWN STREET
BRING ID at LUBAVITCH YESHIVA 570 CROWN STREET|
|Mar 11||Wedding: Shmaya Futerfas - Crown Heights and Chana Rabkin - Crown Heights at Oholei Torah|
|Come and join us for a fun filled Purim cookie decorating class with Sima Silverstein from Sima's Creative Confections. Each girl will learn to decorate 5-6 colorful creations including masks, clowns, Megillahs, and baskets. Skills will include piping, flooding, wet on wet technique, stenciling and basketweave. Decorated cookies make a beautiful addition to any Purim basket! This class is for GIRLS ages 10-15 years old.
Sign up TODAY! Cost- $30.
SPACE IS LIMITED!! 347-533-8662 at The Art Cafe- 326 Troy Ave.|
|bais chomesh toronto production:
PASSAGES at the city play house 1000 new westminster drive thornhill ontario|
| Taharas Hamishpacha Review Series
with Mrs. Nechama Dina Lipsker!
Wednesday Evenings, 8PM
At 446 Kingston Ave Apt F18
Second class March 12
Suggested donation $5
Hot soup and light refreshments will be served. at 446 Kingston Ave #F18|
|-||Chaya Sara Haskelevich, Zalman Lifshitz and Shaindel Weiner are sitting Shiva after the passing of their father Reb Mottel Lifshitz|
658 Montgomery Street 1k
Minyan times till Thursday morning.
Nichum aveilim via phone 718 774 7912
|-||Miriam Ravia of Crown Heights is sitting Shiva for her the passing of her mother at 558 Empire Blvd first floor|
|-||The Scheiner family is sitting shiva after the passing of Rabbi Leib Scheiner, OBM|
Shiva on Tuesday will be at 407 Crown St, till 9:00 pm. Shiva from Wednesday on will be in Boston, 45 Portina Rd, Brighton, Mass.
Long black coat switched by mistake at wedding in Oholei Torah last night (Wednesday). Please call 347-985-5857 or 347-681-7801 to exchange. Thank you.
Diamond ring, with an infinity symbol.
Lost possibly in the Kolel store in Boro Park.
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|-|| Ipone 4s in a Grey and Yellow Otter Box was lost at a Lchaim at Lubavitch Yeshiva Tuesday Night.|
Please call 507-281-1817 if you find it.
Found Gartel on the street, Kingston Ave near 770