Chanukkah lights beams towns of Moldova – Many hundreds of Jews took part in Chanukkah events across Moldova. Large menorahs that were lit by Rabbi Abelsky and Rabbi Shmuel Zalmanov, lighting candles every night in the synagogue. Holiday events, distribution of menorahs, and of course sweet donuts to everyone.
Many hundreds of Jews of Kishinev, Bendery and Tiraspol took part in the joy of Sukkot, congratulated and shook the four species. A lean and compact Sukkah were prepared to reach Jews who arrived in the Sukkah.
Moldova celebrated the day of national minorities. After all, a lot of us are in Moldova! In addition to kosher treats and delicious kosher wine, to the Jews was given an opportunity to put on tefillin right there in the street. Some did it for the first time! Mazal Tov! There were those who first in their life heard the sounds of shofar.
Music that Jewish heart can not live without. Music that recalls the tears and joy. Songs, that help once again to plunge into the atmosphere of the Jewish feasts, delicious dishes Yiddish mothers and endless friend’s humor. Famous Kleizmer artist Yale Strom reminded of all this by giving his warm music of every listener.