Fridays 10am, replay Tuesdays 3pm

Fun-filled frivolity and frippery and Jewish community issues every Friday with Gary, Max (Mendel) and Morris.

TenKradius co-host Max Lasky
Max Lasky

Max Lasky, is a staunch supporter of several local Jewish organisations that include C-Care, the historic Ballarat synagogue and J-AIR. Each week on TenKradius, he presents diverse segments such as Around the Shtetl and the Shuls, Jewish History on This Day, Parshah of the Week and Yiddish Vort of the Week. 


Gary Mallin
Gary Mallin

Gary Mallin – journalist, writer and odd-jobs man – has worked in the Australian media for some 50 years. He hosts TenKradius with Max Lasky and Morris Mond as they present light entertainment, On This Day in Judaism, On This Day, Jokes of the Week, Middle East issues, The World According to Morris (TWATM), the occasional guest and a little Yiddish.


Morris Mond

Morris Mond, born in 1951 in Melbourne to Polish immigrants, was brought up in a traditional Jewish home where his upbringing was based on a firm love of his Yiddish roots. As a baal koreh and baal tefilah with a deep learning and understanding of his Hebraic heritage, he is proud to be a part of J-AIR and present segments based on Torah and the Jewish/Israel world.


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31 Dec 2021, 10am

31 Dec 2021, 10am TenKradius Welcome to MGM’s production of TenKradius on Day 365 of 365, no more days till new year 1 January 2022.This corresponds with 27 Tevet 5782. Light Shabbos candles 8.27pm and Havdalah is at 9.32pm tomorrow, 1 January. In this week’s program in the 2nd hour: Parshah of the Week, Va’era and commentary TWATM Did you Know? Fun facts On This Day and On This Day in Judaism Around the Shtetl Yiddish of the Week Jokes Shout-outs Tribute to David Goldman, who was buried at Springvale on 27 December.

31 Dec 2021, 10am

31 Dec 2021, 10am TenKradius Welcome to MGM’s production of TenKradius on Day 365 of 365, no more days till new year 1 January 2022.This corresponds with 27 Tevet 5782. Light Shabbos candles 8.27pm and Havdalah is at 9.32pm tomorrow, 1 January. In this week’s program: Parshah of the Week, Va’era and commentary TWATM Did you Know? Fun facts On This Day and On This Day in Judaism Around the Shtetl Yiddish of the Week Jokes Shout-outs Tribute to David Goldman, who was buried at Springvale on 27 December.

24 Dec 2021, 10am

24 Dec 2021, 10am TenKradius December 24 is the 358th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar; seven days remain until the end of the year. And it’s 20 Tevet 5782 PoW Shemot Light candles today 8.25pm and tomorrow at 9.31pm MGM Productions presents in the second hour On This Day: Cyclone Tracy in 1974 On This Day in Judaism ATS TWATM and Did You Know? PoW and commentary Shemot Yiddish Jokes Shout-outs

24 Dec 2021, 10am

24 Dec 2021, 10am TenKradius December 24 is the 358th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar; seven days remain until the end of the year. And it’s 20 Tevet 5782 Light candles today 8.25pm and tomorrow at 9.31pm MGM Productions presents On This Day: Cyclone Tracy in 1974 On This Day in Judaism ATS TWATM and Did You Know? PoW and commentary Shemot Yiddish Jokes Shout-outs

17 Dec 2021, 10am

17 Dec 2021, 10am TenKradius Welcome to 17 December, 2021, day 351 of 365, leaving 14 until the new year. This corresponds with 13 Tevet 5782. Light candles tonight before 8.22pm; havdalah tomorrow 9.27pm. Daylight saving ends Sunday, 3 April, 2022. Lives of Others: Hear how Stuttgart-born Garry Fabian, author and journalist, survived the war years in the Theresienstadt concentration camp before his family made its way to Melbourne. On This Day and On This Day in Judaism (Simon Wiesenthal) Parshah of the Week: Vayechi  TWATM: The World According to Morris Yiddish of the Week Jokes of the Week (courtesy Aish HaTorah) Around the Shtetl  Shout-outs

17 Dec 2021, 10am

17 Dec 2021, 10am TenKradius Welcome to 17 December, 2021, day 351 of 365, leaving 14 until the new year. This corresponds with 13 Tevet 5782. Light candles tonight before 8.22pm; havdalah tomorrow 9.27pm. Daylight saving ends Sunday, 3 April, 2022. Lives of Others: Hear how Stuttgart-born Garry Fabian, author and journalist, survived the war years in the Theresienstadt concentration camp before his family made its way to Melbourne. On This Day and On This Day in Judaism (Simon Wiesenthal) Parshah of the Week: Vayechi  TWATM: The World According to Morris Yiddish of the Week Jokes of the Week (courtesy Aish HaTorah) Around the Shtetl  Shout-outs

10 Dec 2021, 10am

10 Dec 2021, 10am TenKradius Welcome to 10 December, 2021, day 342 of 365, leaving 21 until the new year. This corresponds with 6 Tevet 5782. Light candles tonight before 8.17pm; havdalah tomorrow 9.22pm. In the second hour, MGM Productions brings you: Parshah of the Week (Vayigash) and commentary by Morris. Yiddish of the Week Jokes of the Week On This Day On This Day in Judaism Around the Shtetl Grizzles and Gripes (scammers)

10 Dec 2021, 10am

10 Dec 2021, 10am TenKradius Welcome to 10 December, 2021, day 342 of 365, leaving 21 until the new year. This corresponds with 6 Tevet 5782. Light candles tonight before 8.17pm; havdalah tomorrow 9.22pm. In the first hour, MGM Productions brings you: Parshah of the Week (Vayigash) and commentary by Morris. Yiddish of the Week Jokes of the Week On This Day On This Day in Judaism Around the Shtetl Grizzles and Gripes (scammers)

3 Dec 2021, 10am

3 Dec 2021, 10am TenKradius Welcome to TKR brought to you by MGM Productions on Friday, 3 December 2021, the 337th day of the year, leaving 28 until the new year. This corresponds with the 5th day Chanukah and 29 Kislev 5782. Light Shabbos candles tonight before 8.10. Rabbi Rabi returns after a lockdown layoff On This Day, including the Eureka Stockade incident On This Day in Judaism Yiddish of the Week Parshah of the Week (Mikeitz) and commentary The World According to Moishe Around the Shtetl Shout-Outs Plenty of humour

3 Dec 2021, 10am

3 Dec 2021, 10am TenKradius Welcome to TKR brought to you by MGM Productions on Friday, 3 December 2021, the 337th day of the year, leaving 28 until the new year. This corresponds with the 5th day Chanukah and 29 Kislev 5782. Light Shabbos candles tonight before 8.10. Rabbi Rabi returns after a lockdown layoff On This Day, including the Eureka Stockade incident On This Day in Judaism Yiddish of the Week Parshah of the Week (Mikeitz) and commentary The World According to Moishe Around the Shtetl Shout-Outs Plenty of humour Music

26 Nov 2021, 10am

26 Nov 2021, 10am TenKradius Welcome to 26 November, 2021, day 330 of the the year, leaving 35 till the new year. This corresponds with 22 Kislev 5782. In today’s program, MGM Productions presents: The minhagim (traditions) of Chanukah On This Day On This in Judaism The World According to Moishe Parshah of the Week (Vayeishev) and Commentary by Moishe Around the Shtetl Music and weather Grizzles and Gripes Jokes of the Week Yiddish Words of the Week

26 Nov 2021, 10am

26 Nov 2021, 10am TenKradius Welcome to 26 November, 2021, day 330 of the the year, leaving 35 till the new year. This corresponds with 22 Kislev 5782. In today’s program, MGM Productions presents: The minhagim (traditions) of Chanukah On This Day On This in Judaism The World According to Moishe Parshah of the Week (Vayeishev) and Commentary by Moishe Around the Shtetl Music and weather Grizzles and Gripes Jokes of the Week Yiddish Words of the Week        

20 Nov 2021, 3pm

20 Nov 2021, 3pm TenKradius Second Hour: Welcome to day 323 of 365, leaving 42 until 2022. This corresponds with15 Kislev 5782. In today’s TenKradius, brought to you by MGM Productions, you can hear: The World According to Moishe Parshah of the Week and commentary Around the Shtetl Jewish humour (You Don’t have to be Jewish) Music (David Williamson and Sam Green) On This Day On This Day in Judaism Shout-outs and Dedications Yiddish of the Week

19 Nov 2021, 10am

19 Nov 2021, 10am TenKradius Welcome to day 323 of 365, leaving 42 until 2022. This corresponds with15 Kislev 5782. In today’s TenKradius, brought to you by MGM Productions, you can hear: The World According to Moishe Parshah of the Week and commentary Around the Shtetl Jewish humour (You Don’t have to be Jewish) Music (David Williamson and Sam Green) On This Day On This Day in Judaism Shout-outs and Dedications Yiddish of the Week

12 Nov 2021, 10am

12 Nov 2021, 10am TenKradius MGM (Moishe, Gavriel & Mendel) Productions presents its first show in several months, including: On This Day On This Day in Judaism The World According to Moishe Parshah of the Week and commentary (Vayeitze) Around the Shtetl Joke of the Week and Yiddish Words of the Week    

19 Mar 2021, 10am

19 Mar 2021, 10am TenKradius Welcome to TenKradius for 19 march 2021 corresponding with 6 Nissan 5781. This is day 78 of 365, leaving 287 until 2022. Listen in for: On This Day and On This Day in Judaism Talking Torah Aussie Style (the old Parsha of the Week) TATM (Thoughts According to Morris) TWAT (The World According to Morris) Jokes of the Week (Coca-Cola in Israel) Around the Shtetl and Yiddish of the Week. TenKradius is dedicated to the 6 million, who cannot tell their story today.  

12 Mar 2021, 10am

12 Mar 2021, 10am TenKradius This is TenKradius 12 March, 2021.

5 Mar 2021, 10am

5 Mar 2021, 10am TenKradius Welcome to TenKradius on day 64 of 365, leaving 301 for the year. Today corresponds with 21 Adar 5781. Listen in for Mendel’s tribute to Michael Gudinski Around the Shtetl The World According to Morris (TWATM) Thoughts According to Morris (TATM) Yiddish of the Week Joke of the Week Parsha of the Week and Commentary  

26 Feb 2021, 10am

26 Feb 2021, 10am TenKradius Welcome to MGM Enterprises’ TenKradius on 26 February 2021, corresponding with 14 Adar, 5781. This is day 57 of 365, leaving 308 until 2022. Listen in for Purim shpiels around Melbourne A summary and commentary on Parsha Tetzaveh Yiddish of the Week Purim Joke of the Week On This Day On This Day in Judaism and new segment Words of Wisdom  

12 Feb 2021, 10am

12 Feb 2021, 10am TenKradius Welcome to TenKradiuis for February 12, day 43 of 2021, leaving 322 this year. Catch-up podcast.  

19 Feb 2021, 10am

19 Feb 2021, 10am TenKradius Welcome to TenKradius on day 50 of 365 in 2021, leaving 315 to go. This corresponds with 7 Adar 5781. Candle-lighting is 7.55 tonight and Shabbos ends tomorrow at 8.53pm. Listen in for Parsha of the Week and Commentary; Joke of the Week; Around the Shtetl; The World According to Morris; On This Day and On This Day In Judaism.

5 Feb 2021, 10am

5 Feb 2021, 10am TenKradius Welcome to TenKradius and the MGM lads (Morris, Gary and Mendel) on 5 February, day 36 of 365 (329 to go) and corresponding with 23 Shevat 5781. Shabbos goes from 8.11pm today until 9.11pm tomorrow. The eruv is kosher. This is MGM’s first live program since 13 March 2020. Whoopee! Listen in for Yiddish of the Week; On This Day; On This in Judaism; The World According to Morris (TWATM); Around the Shtetl; Parsha of the Week and Commentary; and Jokes of the Week.  

29 Jan 2021, 10am

29 Jan 2021, 10am TenKradius Welcome to TKR on day 29 of the year, leaving 336 for the rest of 2021. 29 January corresponds with 16 Shevat 5781. Shabbos candle-lighting is 8.18pm and Shabbos ends tomorrow at 9.18om Listen in for Parsha of the Week (Beshalach) and Commentary by Morris; Yiddish of the Week; Around the Shtetl (Australia Day awards); On This Day; On This Day in Judaism and, of course, a few laughs in Jokes of the Week.

22 Jan 2021, 10am

22 Jan 2021, 10am TenKradius Welcome to 22 January 2021, the 22nd day of the year, corresponding with 9 Shevat 5781 and Parsha Bo. Listen in for On This Day, On This Day in Judaism, Parsha of the Week and Commentary by Morris Mond, Jokes of the Week, Around the Shtetl and Yiddish of the Week.