Crown Heights, NY - Live Kinus Hashluchim: Over 5,000 Lubavitch Emissaries Gather In NY

Published on: November 27th, 2011 at 06:45 PM

Crown Heights, NY - More than 5,000 Lubavitch rabbis, scholars and other representatives of the Hasidic Jewish community are gathered tonight for the closing banquet of the 28th Annual International Conference of Chabad-Lubavitch Emmissaries, which started Wednesday, November 23, in the Crown Heights section Brooklyn.

“We like for this annual meeting to also serve as inspiration for the Shluchim (the organization’s youth), to remind them that they must live their lives in a way where they are helping to improve something or someone,” said Rabbi Mendy Kotlarsky, 30, to Patch.com , Kotlarsky has been a rabbi since he was 21 years old.

“Our goal has always been to help people reconnect with their heritage and make this a better world through acts of kindness.”

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