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In Melbourne Shabbat begins Fri 28 Apr 2017 05:18 PM and ends Sat 29 Apr 2017 06:16 PM

Yom Yerushalayim COSV event

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ג' סיון ה' אלפים תשס"ז

Said Rabbi Blackman at the Yom Yerushalayim event:

"A fundamental principle was taught to us in the writings of Rav Tzadok Hacohen instructing us on how to analyse events in history. Rav Tzadok teaches us that we seek the very first time the event in history took place, and from that first moment we are able to in a sense understand the purpose and nature of the very date we seek to celebrate.

The Mishna in massechet Taanit teaches us regarding the character of Jewish dates. Sad days - happy days. Yiddishkeit endows days with charisma and characteristics. Somehow the repetitive nature of these days marches on ..."

To listen to the whole talk by Rabbi Blackman click the "Play" button.


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