The Jewish Story Season 5: From Russia to Jerusalem – Interview with Dr. Zhenia Fleisher

Posted by Mike Feuer on August 28, 2022
Topics: The Jewish Story

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The Jewish Story Season 5

Interlude: From Russia to Jerusalem – Interview with Dr. Zhenia Fleisher

Dr. Zhenia Fleisher lived in all three of the 20th century’s major centers of Jewish life – USSR, Israel and the United States. Learn about her background as a Soviet Jewish refusenik, what life in Russia was life for a young Jewish woman, how she got to Israel in the post Six Day War era, her religious awakening in America and finally her return to Jerusalem. Tune in for her thoughts on past present and future.


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Mike teaches Hasidut, Rav Kook, Halakhah at Pardes. He has learned Torah in a number of Jerusalem area institutions, including Yeshivat HaMivtar, the Mir Yeshiva and Sulam Yaakov. He received smicha (rabbinic ordination) from Sulam Yaakov in conjunction with completing the Israeli Rabbinate’s laws of kashrut certification. You can find books written by Mike by clicking here Rav Mike is creating a wondering Jewish history podcast. To learn more on how you can support his podcast please visit Michael Feuer on Patreon. Mike also has been active in Jewish education, formal and informal, for many years. To learn more about his experiences visit the Pardes website to read more.

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