c 351 BCE- The last prophecy of the Last Navi, Zecharia, was that the Jews should not mourn on Tisha B'Av during the second Holy Temple.

 

November 9, 1526- The Jews of Pressburg, (Bratislava) Hungary were expelled by order of Empress Maria of the Hapsburg dynasty.

 

December 1, 1742- Empress Elizabeth ordered the expulsion of all the Jews from Great Russia.

 

November 24, 1941- A ghetto and concentration camp was established in Theresienstadt, Czechoslovakia. By war's end, 75,000 Jews will have been incarcerated there.

 

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תצוּה (Tetzaveh)

 

 

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Today is

Yom Chamishi, 7 Adar, 5778

Thursday, February 22, 2018

 

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