Video: Rav Chaim Kanievsky at Kapparos

Last night, Rav Chaim Kanievsky performed kapparos at his home surrounded by family members, sons and grandchildren. In the following video, Rav Chaim...

Rav Elyashiv: 30 Minutes On Yom Kippur

When the family of Rav Yosef Shalom Elyashiv shlit"a was sitting shiva for Rebbetzin Elyashiv a"h, a Canadian Jew came to be menachem avel....

Photos: 100,000 Attend Selichos at Kosel

An estimated 100,000 people filled the Kosel plaza last night to say Selichos on the eve of Yom Kippur. In attendance were Rav...

Video: Rav Mordechai Dovid Ungar of Bobov at Tashlich

In the following video, Rav Mordechai Dovid Ungar of Bobov is seen, with a large group of chassidim, saying Tashlich this past week....

Video: Rav Aharon Teitelbaum Gives Shabbos Shuvah Drasha On Thursday

Rav Aharon Teitelbaum of Satmar decided to make a change this year in the way that he delivers his annual Shabbos Shuvah drasha....

Chacham Ovadiah Yosef, Belzer Rebbetzin Address Kinnus for Girls

Chacham Ovadiah Yosef participated in a large gathering this past week held for thousands of bnos Yisroel ahead of Yom Kippur organized by the...

Torah World Protests New Initiative to Legitimize “Brain Death”

Recent media reports claim that the Israeli Chief Rabbinate has recognized the cessation of brain activity as a sign of death, even though...

Rav Elyashiv: Crocs Should Not Be Worn On Yom Kippur

The posek hador, Rav Yosef Shalom Elyashiv, has ruled that Crocs should not be worn on Yom Kippur. Matzav.com had actually reported this ruling...

Audio: Teleconference of Teshuvah Hisorerus Tonight from Rav Yaakov Yosef Rottenberg

Original post: A live address on the essence of teshuvah, and its immense power of repairing and healing, will be delivered tonight, at...

Esrog Pardeisim Suffered from Cold Winter; Rav Ovadiah Yosef Chooses His Daled Minim

Tuesday evening, Rav Ovadiah Yosef chose his Daled Minim for the upcoming Yom Tov of Sukkos, selecting an esrog from the Esrogei Ha'avos orchard...