Gala Parade Escorts Two Torah Scrolls To Their New Home at F.R.E.E.

Click here to see a photo gallery of the event

Click here to read the Proclamation issued by Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz, proclaiming Sunday October 24, 2004 "Friends of Refugees of Eastern Europe, Torah Ceremony Day in Brooklyn, USA".

Click here to view screen captions of some of the major media websites that reported the event

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FOX 5
Channel 9
Channel 4

Brooklyn Synagogue Celebrates New Torah Scrolls (Watch a clip)
TV (cable) NY1:

Long - Hidden Torah Paraded Through Brooklyn
New York Times

Long - Hidden Torah Paraded Through Brooklyn
ABC News

Torah Is Star Of Brooklyn Parade
CBS News

Torah Is Star Of Brooklyn Parade
WCBS Radio

Long - Hidden Torah Paraded Through Brooklyn
Associated Press

 Torah kept hidden under Soviet communism is the star
of a Brooklyn parade

Newsday

 Long - Hidden Torah Paraded Through Brooklyn
Yahoo news

 150 Year Old Torah Stars In Brooklyn Parade
1010 Wins

 Long - Hidden Torah Paraded Through Brooklyn
Guardian

 Gift of an ancient Torah has B'klyn doing the hora
Daily News

 Scroll Survivors
New York Post

 Moving Scripture
USA Today

 Gala Parade Celebrates Restoration of Torah Scrolls
Lubavitch International

 Gala Parade To Celebrate Restoration of Two Torah Scrolls
Lubavitch News Service

 Long - Hidden Torah Paraded Through Brooklyn
Washington Post

 Soviet Torahs find home in Brooklyn
Jerusalem Post

 Hidden Torah finds new home
Washington Times

 Long - Hidden Torah Paraded Through Brooklyn
Federal News Radio

 Torah Kept Hidden Under Soviet Rule Finds New Home
at Brooklyn Synagogue

AT&T Business Internet Service

  Hachnasas Sefer Torah Evokes Memories of Surviving
Russian Oppression

Hamodia

Hachnasas Sefer Torah to Be Celebrated in Brighton Beach
Hamodia

"И под хупой она невестою вошла..." (Russian)
Novoie Russkoie Slovo

A Second Simchas Torah in Brighton Beach (Yidish)
Algemeiner Journal

Праздник Торы на Брайтоне (Russian)
Russian Forward

Прикоснуться к Торе (Russian)
Russkaya Reklama

Тора нашла свой дом (Russian)
Evreysky Mir

Torah Scrolls' New Home
The Jewish Week

Hidden Russian Torahs Find New Home in Brooklyn
The Jewish Press

Hidden Torah finds new home
Kfar Chabad Magazine

 

 

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