Parshat Yitro 2022

Caves of Machpelah

By Rabbi Moshe Goodman, Kollel Ohr Shlomo, Hebron בס”דלשכנו תדרשוDiscover the Holy Presence in Our Holy Land The Giving of the Torah In this painting, we see the opening words of the Ten Commandments found in this parsha. We see a vision of fire and smoke, depicting the Giving of the Torah. Within the fires … Read more

Parshat Beshalach 2022

Caves of Machpelah

By Rabbi Moshe Goodman, Kollel Ohr Shlomo, Hebron בס”דלשכנו תדרשוDiscover the Holy Presence in Our Holy Land The Splitting of the Red Sea In this painting, we see a depiction of Pharaoh’s chase after Israel, depicted as people enrobed in taleisim within a yellowish “flame,” surrounded by shofars, into the Red Sea. It is clear … Read more

Parshat Bo 2022

Caves of Machpelah

By Rabbi Moshe Goodman, Kollel Ohr Shlomo, Hebron בס”דלשכנו תדרשוDiscover the Holy Presence in Our Holy Land The Exodus This painting exhibits many themes of the Exodus apparent in parshat Bo, and Pesach the Holiday of the Exodus. The words Mah Nishtana and “Hashata Avdin etc.” all said on Seder Night are obvious references to … Read more

Parshat Shemot 2021

Caves of Machpelah

By Rabbi Moshe Goodman, Kollel Ohr Shlomo, Hebron בס”דלשכנו תדרשוDiscover the Holy Presence in Our Holy Land The Donkey of Avraham Avinu, Moshe Rabeinu and Mashiach   Nachshon’s painting here makes a comparison between the Donkey of Avraham Avinu, Moshe Rabeinu and Mashiach. The donkey, in Hebrew “hamor,” is a symbol of the “homer”, I.e … Read more

In Memory: Rabbi Eliezer Waldman – Hebron Pioneer

Biography of founding members of the renewed Jewish Community of Hebron.   Thousands attended the funeral of 84-year-old community leader Rabbi Eliezer Waldman, co-founder of the Nir Yeshiva and one of the pioneers of the renewed Jewish community of Hebron. Rabbi Waldman and his wife Ruthi attended the dramatic Passover seder in Hebron at the Park … Read more

Parshat Vayechi 2021

Caves of Machpelah

By Rabbi Moshe Goodman, Kollel Ohr Shlomo, Hebron בס”דלשכנו תדרשוDiscover the Holy Presence in Our Holy Land And I Shall Bless Them This parsha is full of blessings: blessings that Yakov tells he was blessed by Hashem, blessings Yakov blesses Yosef’s children, and blessings Yakov blesses his own children. The painting above which Nachshon tied … Read more

Hebron Fund CauseMatch 2021

This year make a bigger impact for Hebron, Israel  All donations made during the Hebron Fund matching campaign on December 28/29 will be doubled by a group of generous donors. Pre-load your donation for the campaign here

Parshat Vayigash 2021

Caves of Machpelah

By Rabbi Moshe Goodman, Kollel Ohr Shlomo, Hebron בס”דלשכנו תדרשוDiscover the Holy Presence in Our Holy Land And They Shall Be One Tree In this painting we see two trees united as the Haftora of this week’s parsha hints to, albeit by staffs. It seems that Nachshon wanted to give this image of unity an … Read more

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