LIMMUD FSU NY Presenters 2020
What is Limmud? What are the Principles? Also, learn some of our History and more.
Asher Altshul Rabbi, Jewish Educator
Born in Odessa, Ukraine in assimilated family. Started the personal Jewish journey in 1991. In 1992 immigrated to Israel, where studied in Yeshivas "Chorev", "Makor Chaim" and "Kolel Chabad", where was teaching in later years. 1997-1999 served in the IDF Intelligence Service, as a result was hired to Creo, Israel, as a programmer. Studied computer science at Jerusalem College of Technology at the same time. In 2002 was invited to teach in Sinai Academy in NY. In 2004 founded the Russian-speaking Jewish community "Or Azion". Today it's fully functional and self-funded community with daily activities and with thousands affiliated members. Worked as a principal of Elite Jewish HS. Awarded as a "Teacher of the Year" in 2010. Admitted to Russian Encyclopedia of America. Frequent TV and Radio and lecturing internationally. Married and father to 4 children