Celebrating the Rebbe’s Birthday in the Jewish community of Japan
Chabad Tokyo Japan, Jewish community activities
As part of a birthday mivtza run by Tzivos Hashem in Japan, where the Jewish Community Chabad Tokyo ,Japan is run by Rabbi Binyamin Edery, a monthly birthday farbrengen has been taking place for local children. Each month, the children whose birthdays fall during that time enjoy a fun farbrengen with their friends. Yesterday morning, on Rosh Chodesh Nisan, the children enjoyed their monthly birthday farbrengen as usual. However their excitement was enhanced with the knowledge that this month is when the Rebbe celebrates his birthday as well. Among the activities that each child enjoyed was putting a frame around his own picture of the Rebbe.