Tonight: Peekskill Yeshiva Dinner

Tonight, the 47th Anniversary Dinner of Yeshiva Ohr Hameir of Peekskill, which is led by Rav Elya Kanerek, rosh hayeshiva, will be held at Ateres...

Rav Menachem Genack and OU Mashgichim Pay Rare Visit to Rav Aharon Teitelbaum of...

In a rare event, this past Sunday, Rav Menachem Genack, head of the Kashrus Division of the Orthodox Union, paid a visit to Rav...

Rav Mordechai Eliyahu Regains Consciousness

Over the last 24 hours, Rav Mordechai Eliyahu, former Sefardic Chief Rabbi of Israel, has regained consciousness and is showing improvement in his condition....

Understanding the Exclusivity of Siddur Kiddushin in Kiryas Yoel

By Rabbi Gershon Tannenbaum On Wednesday, January 27, 2010, a wedding took place at the beautiful new Ateres Meir Zvi hall in Woodbury, N.Y....

Tonight: Rav Chaim Mendel Brodsky to Be Honored at Zichron Shmayahu Dinner

This evening, Yeshiva Gedolah Zichron Shmayahu of Toronto will be holding a dinner marking 20 years of harbotzas haTorah. The rosh yeshiva, Rav Chaim...

Rav Chaskel Besser zt”l

1:45 p.m. EST, Multiple updates: Levaya and shivah info below: It is with great sadness that we report the passing of Rav Chaskel Besser...

Video, Photos: Rav Nechemya Kaplan Visits the United States

Rav Nechemya Kaplan, rosh yeshiva of Yeshivas Shaar Hatalmud in Yerushalayim and one of the leading young roshei yeshivos in Eretz Yisroel, is...

Ear Procedure Performed On Rav Ovadiah Yosef

Contrary to reports in various segments of the chareidi online media, Rav Ovadiah Yosef, head of the Moetzet Chachmei Hatorah of Shas, did not...

Videos, Photos: Rav Nosson Tzvi Finkel Arrives in the US, Speaks in Lakewood

This morning, the rosh yeshiva of Yeshivas Mir-Yerushalayim, Rav Nosson Tzvi Finkel, arrived in the United States for his annual visit, going straight...

Rav Mordechai Eliyahu in Critical Condition

Rav Mordechai Eliyahu, former Sefardic Chief Rabbi of Israel, is currently in intensive care, as his condition has taken a turn for the worse....