New gates at the Tzion of Rebbe Nachman in memory of Rav Moshe Reich

The Breslov Union in Uman (איחוד ברסלב באומן) put in a beautiful new gate at the back entrance of the Tzion of Rabbeinu z"l in memory and honor of Rav Moshe Reich z"l who helped "buy" the Tzion from the Ukrainian government many years ago. The gates were installed a few months ago…

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Antisemitic attack close to the Tziyon in Uman

On Motzei Shabbos in Uman, two Breslov teenagers - aged 15 and 17, were brutally attacked by non-Jews. The attack happened very close to the back of the Tziyon of Rebbe Nachman after the attackers snuck up on them using the cover of darkness there. Security footage shows that there were three…

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Baruch Dayan Emes: Mrs. Yocheved Sima Morgenstern – Mother of Rav Morgenstern

Mrs. Yocheved Sima Morgenstern, the mother of the Mekubal and Breslov Mashpia Rav Itche Meir Morgenstern, passed away this morning in Jerusalem. She was the wife of the late Rav Yakov Morgenstern who was a big baal chesed and a major supporter of Ger Chassidus. She was 86 years old. She also…

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Ukraine border reopens to foreigners

Following the month long ban on entry to Ukraine, foreigners can once again enter into Ukraine starting today. The same rules that applied before the ban are still in place: If you are entering from a Red Zone country then you will need to quarantine for 14 days but it is possible…

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The deal allowing people who entered Ukraine illegally to leave with no black stamp

  Update Friday September 25th - Contrary to the report below, it seems that some people still did receive a ban of 5 years from Ukraine when trying to leave even after filling out the proper forms.  Chaim Chazin, a Breslov askan, along with Rav Jon who is the Rav of Uman,…

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No Uman Rosh Hashanah? Uman was everywhere this Rosh Hashanah

After all the government talks, waiting at the borders, buying and canceling tickets and flying to different countries to see options - at the end of it all, only around 2000 Breslovers made it to Uman for Rosh Hashanah. The majority of Breslov Chassidim around the world did not make it but…

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Tuesday Updates – Belarus Border Situation, Whatsapp group and more

Join our growing Breslov news Whatsapp group for minute to minute updates on the current situation, sichas chaverim, pictures and videos from Uman and more - https://chat.whatsapp.com/H9Ckf2pmvCs455FgHcAMel Unfortunately, there hasn't been much news regarding the opening of the borders. One person who is heavily involved in the past meetings with the Ukrainian…

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Beautiful Unesaneh Tokef in Breslov Nusach from Shimmy Fried

If you have ever davened at the Nekuda Tova minyan in Uman then you are already familiar with Shimmy Fried's legendary Mussaf which he leads there every year. If you aren't then get ready. Today he released a beautiful rendition of the Unesaneh Tokef tefillah in the old Breslov Nusach. Check it…

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Recap of events from Thursday to Sunday morning August 30th

On Wednesday last week it was reported that Ukraine was planning to close its borders to all foreigners starting on Saturday night, August 29th. This caused a big rush and panic in the Breslov world when many Breslover chassidim from all over the world realized that they would need to travel early…

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