c 2268 BCE- The rains of the Mabul (flood) began to fall (according to Reb' Eliezer).

 

1647- Chmielnicki's Cossacks massacred 12,000 Jews in Poland.

 

Torah Portion

וירא (Vayera)

 

 

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Today is

Yom Rivi'i, 15 Cheshvan, 5779

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

 

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