Monthly Archives: May 2011

Mezuzah for Australian Israeli Embassy

  The Israeli embassy located in Canberra, Australia had their Mezuzah installed in a ceremony lead by Rabbi Dan Avital. Having recently renovated their offices, they called on their local Chabad Rabbi to provide the finishing touch on the establishment with the instalation of the mezuzahs. Rabbi Avital noted “the Mezuzah is a symbol of the Jewish […]

What is a Mezuzah?

A mezuzah, mounted on the doorpost, designates the home as Jewish reminding us of our connection to G d and to our heritage. Although Many use the term “mezuzah” referring to the decorative case in which the Mezuzah is often housed, the mezuzah is essentially the parchment scroll within, on which the “Shema” – a […]