Rov of Kosel Attacked After Meeting With Rav Elyashiv

The rov of the Kosel, Rav Shmuel Rabinovich, was attacked yesterday upon exiting the home of the posek hador, Rav Yosef Shalom Elyashiv, in Meah...

“Eluuul” Zeman is Here: Make the Most of It

All the baalei mussar discuss learning "b'retzifus," meaning without interruption. Not because of the few moments of batala when you take your break and...

We Still Have Gedolim…Even Malachim

As related by world renowned photographer Tsemach Glenn: I would like to share with you a moment I witnessed at the Wachtfogel/Licht wedding Monday night...

Rav Aharon Teitelbaum of Satmar: Hope for the Two Satmar Communities to Coexist Beshalom

An article by Rabbi Yitzchok Frankfurter in last week's edition of the Mishpacha magazine contained a comment by Rav Aharon Teitelbaum of Satmar regarding...

Bais Din Quandary: Is Admission Over Telephone Valid?

One of the most universally respected botei din is that of the Eidah Hacharedis of Yerushalayim, popularly known as the Badatz. Always led by...

Rav Aharon Schechter, Rav Ephraim Eliyahu Shapiro and Rav Shmuel Dishon to Address Irgun...

This evening, hundreds will gather at the Young Israel of Avenue K in Flatbush for Irgun Shiurai Torah's 8th Annual Summer Dinner Event. The...

Rav Berel Povarsky: “Lakewod” or “Lakewood”?

Since the time that Lakewood has had an observant Jewish population, thousands upon thousands of talmidei chachomim have pursued lives of Torah there. Many...

Sources: Rav Elyashiv Paskens Not to Visit Kosel on Shabbos Because of Cameras

According to sources close to Rav Yosef Shalom Elyashiv, the posek hador has ruled that Yidden should not visit the Kosel on Shabbos due...

Rav Shmuel Salant zt”l, Chief Rabbi of Yerushalayim, On His 100th Yahrtzeit, Today, 29...

Rav Shmuel Salant zt"l, who lived from January 2, 1816 to August 16, 1909, served as the Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi of Yerushalayim and was...

The Skulener Rebbe, Rav Eliezer Zusiah Portugal zt”l, On His Yahrtzeit, Today

Although over two decades have passed since the petirah of the Skulener Rebbe, Rav Eliezer Zusiah Portugal zt"l, the incredible impact that he had...