Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 6 Teves

Rav Yaakov Reischer, author of Minchas Yaakov, Chok Yaakov, Iyun Yaakov (peirush on Eyn Yaakov), and Shevus Yaakov (1661-1733). Born...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 3 Tammuz

Rav Yaakov Sapir, author of Even Sapir (A Journey to Yemen), a collection of stories of his travels through...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 3 Av

Rav Shimshon of Astropolia, along with 10,000 Jews of Polana, died al kiddush Hashem, in the Chmielnicki massacres (1648). Rav Shimshon Bachrach of Nicholsburg, son...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 18 Tishrei

Rav Nachman of Breslav, born to Feige, grand-daughter of the Ba'al Shem Tov, and Simcha, son of Nachman...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 19 Adar

Rav Dovid (ben Tzvi Elimelech) of Dinov (1804-1874). Rav Dovid was the author of Tzemach Dovid and the son of the Bnei Yissoschar. He...

Today’s Yahrtzeit and History – 18 Tammuz

Rav Yehuda Halevi Eidel of Slonim (1805). Born in Zamosc, Galicia, in 1757 or 1759. His most famous work was ...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 9 Cheshvan

Rabbeinu Asher ben Yechiel, the Rosh (1250-1327). One of the three primary rishonim on whom the Rav Yosef Karo relied for the Shulchan Aruch....

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 12 Adar

-Rav Moshe Pardo, founder of Or Hachaim Seminary in Bnei Brak -Rav Pinchas Hager of Borsha (1869-1941). He was raised not only by his father,...

The Fire of Telshe: Rav Mordechai Gifter zt”l, A Void of Ten Years

Rav Mordechai Gifter, son of Reb Yisroel, zt"l, was born on 7 Cheshvan, 5676 (1915) in Richmond, Virginia. Throughout his life he frequently referred...

Today’s Yahrtzeits – 9-10 Tishrei

Yahrtzeits - 9 Tishrei Rebbi Elazar ben Rav Shimon (123 CE) Rav Avraham Saba, author of Tzror Hamor (1519) Rav Avraham Abali ben Chaim HaLevi Gumbiner...