What a beginning of 2019! Beit Juhuro – RAJE fellowship continues to inspire and educate next generation of Gorsky leaders. During the month of January we were lucky to hear from some of the best speakers: Ricky Cohen, Dr. Chen Bram, and Manashe Khaimov. Ricky is well known Jewish-Syrian entrepreneur, author of many books, motivational speaker, and Jewish educator. He brings wisdom and years of life experience and his words are deep and insightful
Professor Chen Bram of Hebrew University is world known anthropologist that specializes on Gorsky-Kavkazi Jews. He facilitated a very meaningful discussion on “what it means to be a Gorsky Jew in today’s day and age.”
On December 6th Beit Juhuro organized a Chanukah Party for the ladies. We were happy to see everyone at the long awaited get together. It was a wonderful event that was put together by a team of dedicated volunteers and activist Marina Mishieva.
We had the honor of hearing from a well-known lecturer within the Russian Jewish community - Nehama Nesya Rosenstein. The event started with introductory words by Rabbi Ephraim Ilyaguev and transitioned into a communal prayer and reading of Tehillim.
Mrs. Rosenstein is the president of international organization "Apiryon". The topic was "Key to happiness is in your hands". Since “Happiness Question” is something that we all face in our day-to-day lives, everyone was able to relate and gain from the speech.
December 28th, we had a Shabbaton with Rabbi Gabriel Davidov. As Jewish people, we really value Shabbat, especially when everyone gets together. Therefore, we try to make Shabbatons every month and December was no exception. It was very educ...