30th Celebrations in the Park

Ohr Torah Stone is celebrating its 30th Anniversary this year! Here are some highlights from the most recent event: over 2,000 students from all six OTS high schools, five of the post-high school programs from Midreshet Lindenbaum, and the post-high school Yeshivat Machanaim, in memory of Joseph and Leila Applebaum, all came together at Park Ha’Esor in …

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Parshat Tazria — Rabbi Riskin (text)

Rabbi Shlomo Riskin

Shabbat Shalom: Parshat Tazria (Leviticus 12:1-13:59) Efrat, Israel –  “And on the eighth day the flesh of his foreskin shall be circumcised” (Lev.12:3). This week’s Torah reading is not only difficult because of its subject matter – the ritual status of a woman after she gives birth as well as the ritual impurity which devolves …

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Rabbi Riskin Joins Team DARKAYNU at Jerusalem Marathon

TEAM DARKAYNU ran, jogged and walked the Jerusalem Marathon for the third year in a row to raise awareness and scholarship funds for this inclusion program, the only year-in-Israel experience available for teens with special needs. Pictured: Rabbi Shlomo Riskin and OTS International Director, David Katz, pose with students and staff of Darkaynu Men’s Program, …

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