Video, Photos: Oorah-thon a Major Success, Thousands Watch Here On Matzav.com

Tens of thousands of Yidden across the world joined last night to watch, listen or otherwise take part in the annual...

Rav Shteinman Taken To The Hospital

Rav Ahron Leib Shteinman has been taken to the hospital, with reports that he is in critical condition. Please daven for Aharon Yehuda Leib ben...

Rav Aryeh Zev Ginzberg Stands Up for Torah in Blasting ‘Rabba’ Five Towns Appearance

The Jewish Week reports: Rabba Sara Hurwitz of the Hebrew Institute of Riverdale, who was invited to speak at the Young Israel of Hewlett...

Local Jews Feel Terrorized After Latest Terror Plot

New York area synagogues were on heightened alert today, and some New York City apartment buildings were taking the extra precaution of not accepting...

Har Habayis Kollel – The Only Kollel That Violates Halacha

Despite the severe halachic prohibition against entering Har Habayis, Yeshivas Har Habayis, which opened this summer, takes advantage of the fact that the Israeli police forbid davening at the holy...

A Reader Writes: A Shidduch Dilemma – Should I Continue?

Dear Editor, I have a serious shidduch quandary and since it appears that Matzav.com is the central place for shidduch-related discussions, I will present my...

The Matzav Shmoooze: Why Did You Post the Rebbetzin’s Picture?

Dear Editor, First of all, thank you for your spectacular website. On Motzoei Yom Tov, I was distressed to see the news about Rebbetzin Batsheva...

Portrait of Frum Girl in Shul Wins International Photography Award

By Maya Benton This week the National Portrait Gallery in London announced the winners of one of the world's most prestigious portrait photography awards....