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The Uman Massacre

What really happened in Uman? Why did Rebbe Nachman want to be buried there? Tal Rotem gives an historical overview of a monumental “Kiddush Hashem”. Uman and Emuna go together…

The Kloiz, Part 1

Rabbi Nasan Maimon, head of the Breslov World Center, tells us a detailed history of the Kloiz in Uman from Rabbi Nachman’s last Rosh Hashanna in 1811 to the present.

The Kloiz, Part 2

We received letters from Uman that immediately after Rosh Hashanah the Communist newspapers were filled with a series of articles describing the Kloiz as a hotbed of anti-Soviet...

Cherubs from Uman

Imagine coming home from Uman after an uplifting Rosh Hashana with the Rebbe and his holy kibbutz. You board the plane in Kiev, and behind you are three inebriated rowdy young men…

Uman All Year Long

The blacksmith worked long enough to earn that same day's bread with one extra kopeck; he saved the extra kopecks in a jar all year long, used them to travel to his Rebbe...

Uman, Uman

The Israelis in Uman were caring; they were kind; they were sincere; they were real – there was no pretence in Uman. They were fired up with a love of G-d...

Trust the Driver

Either way, you are going to get to your destination. But one way, you’ll be in good shape, relaxed and raring to go, and the other – you’ll be a basket-case...

Woman of Uman

I had no problem letting my husband go overseas for weeks at a time, because I would see the concrete dollar benefits of his absence; what about the spiritual benefits of Uman?

Uman, Ashrenu!

Why not join our group to Uman this year? Rebbe Natan said that if he had to crawl on his hand and feet over a road of knife blades to get to Uman on Rosh Hashana, he'd go...