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Chava Tombosky is a screen-writer, an award winning independent film producer, and the author of a Blog entitled "My Big Fat Jewish Life". Chava is also a noted lecturer and offers her listeners a refreshingly honest and down to earth perspective on Judaism and Torah values. She is currently working on figuring out what the meaning of life is. To see her films on the subject check out:

ARTICLES BY: Chava Tombosky

January 19, 2012 10:33 am

I Dreamed A Dream

I recently wondered about the reality of dreams as I have woken up three times recently, a few short minutes before dawn in a literal...

December 29, 2011 2:33 pm

Germany’s First Lights

Every year I spend one night of Chanukah with my grandmother who is eighty-nine years old. Every year it seems that I manage to leave...

November 24, 2011 2:06 pm

Kim Kardashian – The Ultimate Reality Check

After seventy-two days of marriage, that's less than three months, Kim Kardashian filed for divorce. This has caused so much outrage even Kim's own family...

November 17, 2011 8:50 am

Difficult Personalities

I am convinced that God has a mischievous sense of humor. It is based on scientific fact. Well not science, but I'm pretty sure the...

November 12, 2011 7:11 pm

3 Teenage Suicides Grip The Same Neighborhood In One Week – Why?

Why does it seem that everything good for you these days keeps getting smaller?  Cars are becoming more compact with inventions like the Smart car...

October 23, 2011 12:45 pm

Eat, Pray, and Love Your Story

I was pleasantly surprised to see that a movie like Eat, Pray, Love, a film of this introspective caliber got made. The script clearly defied...

October 18, 2011 9:55 am

Welcome Home Gilad Shalit

Tonight marks a critical moment in history when the world has taken witness to the preservation of one life in exchange for the release of...

October 12, 2011 11:55 am

It’s Not Enough to Tweet, You Must Also Push Send

We communicate every day with a remote aloofness that creates a virtual connection. We tweet, we facebook, we text, I.M, BBM, M&M- woops wrong M....

October 5, 2011 3:44 pm

One Wedding, a Funeral and a Bar Mitzvah

I'm not gonna lie... I have wasted forty billion hours watching Disney channel, which has drilled headaches through my brain,  falsely taught my children lessons...

September 27, 2011 10:19 am

“Cobalt Blue”

When I think of my life before my daughter Yehudis it is a very different place as when I think of my life after Yehudis....

September 5, 2011 2:22 am

Eternally Hopeful

This week I launched my very first song on my father's birthday, August 31st. I thought it was an apropos date to share my music,...

August 1, 2011 2:00 pm

The Undeserving Disease

Is it possible that we have the power to heal ourselves? A few months ago a dear friend named Sara had been diagnosed with a...

July 14, 2011 5:12 pm

Write Your Own Story – Reacting to a Cruel World

We can never leave our own story. No matter how painful. No matter how agonizing. But maybe we can rewrite it. Sometimes it feels as though...

June 19, 2011 2:53 am

Yisgadal Vayiskadash Shmei Rabbah….

It is the last day of my father's Kaddish.  Michoel the son of Mordechai. "May His great Name grow exalted and sanctified...." For eleven months, three times...


Gold-Medalist kickboxer Waves Israeli Flag at World Cup in Turkey - Arab-Israeli kickboxer Loay Sakas won the gold medal at the seventh International Turkish Open Kickboxing World Cup in...

‘Integral’: New Exhibit Reveals Ancient Jewish Roots in Greece

i24 News – Little is known about the origins of Jews in Greece,...

In First, Jewish Asian Actor Takes Lead Role in ‘Dear Evan Hansen’ on Broadway

Jewish actor Zachary Noah Piser made history this week by becoming...


After Delay, US Senate Overwhelmingly Approves $40 Billion in Ukraine Aid

The US Senate overwhelmingly approved nearly $40 billion in new aid for Ukraine on Thursday sending the bill to the White House for President Joe Biden to sign into law...


Israeli Tech Training Schools Raise $100 Million to Go Towards Education - Masterschool, an Israeli network of tech training schools, announced on Wednesday that it had raised $100 million in funding to go towards more education. Target Global, Pitango Ventures, Dynamic...

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