Today’s History & Yahrtzeits – 11 Shevat

-Rav Dovid Nosan Deutsch, son of R' Yosef Yoel Deutsch, and the second Rav of Kretchenif (1879). He authored Nefesh Dovid on Chumash. Today in...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 28 Adar

-Rav Shmuel Halevi Klein of Boskowitz, author of Machtzis Hashekel, a super-commentary on the Magen Avraham on the Shulchan Aruch Orach Chaim (1738-1827) -Rav...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 21-22 Iyar

Yahrtzeits - 21 Iyar -Rav Yitzchak Eizik Segal, author of Raza Meihemna (1783). -Rav Yaakov Yosef Hakohen Rabinowitz (1873-1902). The son of the Chessed L'Avraham of...

The Gateshead Rov, Rav Betzalel Rakow zt”l, On His Yahrtzeit, Today, 20 Tammuz

In Klal Yisroel's not too distant past, there existed beautiful Kehilos that were built completely on Torah and breathed its every breath on the...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 1-2 Elul

Yahrtzeits - 1 Elul Rav Dovid Hanaggid ben Avrohom ben Rambam (1224 or 1233-1300). Rav David lived in Eretz Yisrael for a number of...

Rav Akiva Eiger zt”l, On His Yahrtzeit, Today, 13 Tishrei

Rav Akiva Eiger was one of the greatest gedolim and talmidei chachomim of his time. Born in Eisenstadt, Hungary, in the year 5521 (1761),...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 29 Cheshvan

Rav Yitzchak Eizik Chover, author of Responsa Binyan Olam and Si'ach Yitzchak. One of his talmidim, HaRav Yitzchak Kahane, wrote Toldos Yitzchak (1852) Rav Avraham...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 12 Teves

Rav Moshe Margulies, author of Pnei Moshe on the Yerushalmi (1781) Rav Moshe of Pshevorsk, author of Ohr Pnei Moshe . (1805) Rav Mordechai Chaim Kastelantiz...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 8 Adar

Rav Shmuel Dovid Ungar of Neitra, a descendent of Don Yitzchak Abarbanel. Rav Gershon of Lotzk, a talmid of the Mezritcher Maggid (1788). Rav Aryeh Leib...

Rav Shimshon Dovid Pincus zt”l, On His Yahrtzeit, Tomorrow, 12 Nissan

There was a fire burning perpetually within the heart of HaRav Shimshon Pincus zt'l. It was a restless fire, constantly moving and flickering in...