Youth Shabbaton swings in Odessa

A vibrant 3-day Shabbaton for all of the EnerJew clubs in Ukraine took place in sunny Odessa over the weekend. FJC’s EnerJew is the Jewish youth movement throughout the entire FSU, and in Ukraine 8 cities participated in the Shabbaton in Odessa. Over 150 teenagers gathered in the city’s Admiral Hotel for three days of […]

Ukraine: Avraham Fried In Historic Tour

By COLlive Jewish music star Avraham Fried will embark on a first-ever concert tour to unite thousands of Jews in Ukraine. For the first time ever, the giant of Jewish music, Avraham Fried will be performing 3 concerts in Ukraine, uniting thousands of Jews all over the country in Kharkov, Dnieper and Odessa. In addition to local […]

First Russian Siddur for the Blind

Not a week passes that a new book on Judaism and tradition is published in Russian, welcomed by the thousands of Russian-speaking Jews across the countries of the former Soviet Union. But this time something exceptional happened – a unique initiative by the Federation of the Jewish Communities of Russia that brought a Siddur written […]