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An “Av” with an Important Message

The month of Av carries with it a unique intensity (especially this year) different from every other month of the year.  We experience heavy mourning on Tisha B’av itself and minimally, we are uncomfortable with the life-style changes we adopt during the first 8 days of Av. 

Water Hike from Adam

One of the nice features of Yishuv Adam is that Nachal Prat, a beautiful, green, fresh oasis is located in close proximity to our community. Every summer, Oro Shel Adam takes its Olim and students on a local Hike to Nachal Prat. This year we topped it

New Ulpan in Adam

What are the keys to making it in Israel? Making a living, finding the right community, adjusting to the new cultural norms… Language is a crucial component for integration when settling in a new country. It’s hard to imagine a successful Aliyah to Israel without Hebrew speaking

Introducing Adam’s Newest Couple

With no guarantees that anything would change in the near future, Maya and Shimon saw no reason to wait and pushed up their wedding two months and then moved to Adam. The story- Recently, Rav Shalom had the privilege of meeting and escorting Shimon Aflolo to Tivel (dunk in the Mikveh)

New! Beit Knesset Oro Shel Adam

With family, community members and yeshiva students in attendance, we fixed the Mezuzah for Beit Kneset Oro Shel Adam.  Rav Shalom’s Mother, Mrs. Miller, may she be blessed until 120, made the special Mezuzah case and Rav Shalom wrote the Mezuzah for the new shul.  After the

Chanuka 5780 in Adam

We had 3 Wonderful events throughout Chanuka. We’ll start with the finale. Our Chanuka concluded with a beautiful community wide dinner and celebration on the “9th Night” as seen in the cover photo. Miriam and Chaim Leichman hosted a festive meal – which was “a mean vegetable