Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 1 Adar

Rav Avraham Ibn Ezra (1089-1164). He was born in Tudela during the height of Spain's Golden Age. There, he established a close...

Maran Rav Shach zt”l, On His Tenth Yahrtzeit: Altz L’Sheim Shomayim

He was the Rabbon Shel Yisroel, Maran Rav ElazarĀ  Menachem Man Shach zt"l. Today isĀ his tenth yahrtzeit. Rav Shlomo Lorencz, an emissary of numerous...

Rebbetzin Leah Esther Chollak a”h, Upon Her 1st Yahrtzeit

On the second floor behind that special door... The address is the same. The furniture is the same. But the home will never be...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 10 Teves

Zecharia ben Berachya ben Ido Hanavi (320 or 313 BCE) Malachi Hanavi (320 or 313 BCE). His death ended the era of prophecy. Rav Yehuda Eilenberg,...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 4 Av

Rav Menachem Azariah deFano (from Pano), Italian mekubal, known as the Rema miPano (1548-1620). Rav Benzion Halberstam of Bobov (1874-1942). Born in Bokovosk, ...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 5 Cheshvan

Rav Tzvi Hirsh Kalisher Rav Moshe Birdogo, son of Rav Avraham. Rav Moshe resided in western Morocco and was known as the Rosh Mashbir (1730) Rav...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 24 Sivan

Rav Moshe ben Shlomo HaKohen, a German Tosefist (1198) Rav Yisrael Chaim Friedman of Rachov, the Likutei Maharyach, a commentary on the Shulchan Aruch, ...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 20 Iyar

av Mordechai ("Mottel") of Chernobyl (1770-1838). Successor to his father, Rav Nachum, the Meor Einayim, he became the son-in-law...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 28 Tishrei

Rav Nachman Tzvi HaLevi of Kolomaya, son of Rav Yitzcak, Rav of Kolomaya (1829) Rav Shmuel Landau of Prague, second son of the Noda BeYehuda...

Rav Avrohom Yitzchok Bloch zt”l, On His 70th Yahrtzeit, Today, 20 Tammuz – 70...

Rav Avrohom Yitzchok Bloch, who lived from 1891 to 1941, was the rov and rosh yeshiva of the Telz Yeshiva in Lithuania, and one...