03/17/2019

Purim Anime Art by Neshama Sari

BS”D A poignant scene from the Megillah, depicted in stunning anime by Neshama Sari of Oregon. The arrogant, anti-Semitic prime minister Haman is forced to escort Mordechai, sage and leader of the Jews, through a […]
03/12/2019

“Venahafoch Hu” Virtual Farbrengen & Creative Writing Challenge

BS”D Enjoy the virtual Farbrengen in installments on YouTube (below)!  For maximum Farbrengen feel (as much as one can get virtually at least, though doesn’t compare to the in-person experience!), take a breather after each […]
03/11/2019

Interview with Woman of Valor #11: Mrs. Carol LeWitt

BS”D Mrs. Carol LeWitt is a dynamic Jewish woman and mother, currently residing in Connecticut state, who is dedicated to her heritage and a paradigm of generosity, as a noted benefactor of various Jewish establishments.  […]
03/05/2019

Out of My Mind: Truth or Dare Game with a Purim Twist

BS”D Purim:  It’s all about transcendence of the “self.”  When you venture into the unknown, beyond the position of immediate familiarity, breaking free from your personal bubble, ingrained characteristics and self-imposed limitations, you discover the […]
01/07/2019

Woman of Valor #5: Mrs. Joanne Caras

BS”D Mrs. Joanne, Caras, esteemed authoress of the Holocaust Survivor Cookbook and its sequel Miracles and Meals sharing survivors’ stirring stories paired with a cherished family recipe, and raising incredible funds for the Holy Land’s hungry and […]
11/28/2018

Chanukah Artwork by Yaffah Ferber

BS”D A detailed and intimate sketch of Menorah lighting by Yaffah Ferber, age 14, of Norwich, CT!
11/25/2018

Which Chanukah Hero Are You?

BS”D Greetings, friends!  Happy Hanukkah/Chag Sameach/Freilechen Chanukah!  Welcome to a unique character quiz, just in time for the holiday: “Which Chanukah Hero Are You?”  Keep track of your answers, and when you receive your results, […]
11/15/2018

Miracle Song (Homeschooling Project) By Neshama Sari

  Miracle Lyrics/ Poem  Written by Neshama Sari Most people don’t know what we’ve gone through, they think that we were fine, but we don’t try to hide. We’ve been told that we’re nothing, it’s […]
09/01/2018

JGR Summer 5778 Journal

BS”D JGR Journal – Day #1 The sun beat down on JGR’s new home for summer 5778 – a serene girl scout campus in Upstate New York – as cars slowly turned in to its […]
07/16/2018

NEW Virtual Pre-Tisha b’Av Farbrengen by Tzipporah Prottas

BS”D Enjoy this virtual pre-Tisha b’Av Farbrengen, originally made for the ladies of Congregation Achei Yosef, Norwich, CT, on Shabbos Parshas Mattos-Massei 5778. For women and girls only, please. The Farbrengen is primarily based on […]
07/11/2018

“Next Exit Moshiach” – Art by Neshama R. Sari

This is a painting I did of a long road leading to Yerushalayim with the  Beis Hamikdash on the horizon, and along side of the road an exit-sign, saying, “Next Exit Moshiach.”  I worked very hard […]
06/27/2018

NEW Virtual Farbrengen by Chaya Mushka Kievman: Yud-Daled Tammuz (Moshiach Topic)

BS”D   A virtual Farbrengen on the topic of: “Why do we need to have a human Moshiach if Hashem could redeem us Himself?” as suggested by Laiyah F. from Connecticut, USA!
06/27/2018

All-New Series of JGU Virtual Farbrengens!

BS”D Dear Sister, In partnership with Jewish Girls Unite, one of our members, Chaya Mushka Kievman from Melbourne, Australia, has sparked a new initiative: Virtual Farbrengens! We are so excited to G-d willing soon present […]
06/01/2018

3 Steps to Light up the world = 3 JGU Favorite Songs! Listen Here…

Dear Friends, This week’s Parshah begins with G-d’s Command to Aaron “raise the flames of the Menorah.” Today, we can still light the Menorah by fulfilling our G-d given mission to illuminate our surroundings. We […]
05/30/2018

“BREAK THROUGH”

B”H BREAKTHROUGH   This week was a challenging week for me on a few levels; which was kind of a continuation from my Erev Shavuos. I thought things would calm down after Shavuos, and they […]
05/06/2018

Introducing… Finish-the-Story!!!

BS”D This week, May 6/Iyar 21, Creative Online Club was transformed into an open meeting serving a two-fold purpose:  The JGU Magazine Team planned and arranged for our upcoming Shavuot Global Voices e-Magazine; and all […]
04/22/2018

ABC’s of the Neshama: What Are YOU Grateful For?

BS”D By our amazing and unique Beyond Bat Mitzvah girls ************************ Please enjoy the following delightful taste of our vibrant Wednesday night workshop for girls 9+.  The exercise of expressing our gratitude, an attribute rooted in our Divine soul, was […]
02/15/2018

You are the Light By Neshama R. Sari

You Are The Light Written and Composed By Neshama R. Sari 2018 Verse 1: The dark is more than dark, the light is more than light, when together, the light shines brighter than the eyes […]
01/19/2018

DEEP IN THE GROUND – AISHES CHAYIL SONG

SONG: DEEP IN THE GROUND T.T.O. Hu Yiftach Libeinu Lyrics composed by Racheli Jacks Sung by Chaviva Tarlow Studio Recording Sponsored by the Seymour Fox Foundation Deep in the ground Yet to be found A […]
01/04/2018

1st Year Anniversary of Blogging – Thank-You’s & Shoutouts

BS”D What an amazing year it has been…  So robust with experiences, light and dark, highs and lows, and rich with abundant new learning, inspiration and growth.  But the occupation of studying our holy Torah and disseminating […]