Today’s History & Yahrtzeits – 15 Adar, Shushan Purim

-Rav Zvi Hirsch Kaidanover of Vilna and Frankfurt, author of Kav Hayashar (1712) -Rav Yosef Leifer of Pittsburgh, the Tzidkas Yosef (1891-1966). Born to Rav...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 13 Adar/Taanis Esther

-Rav Yehuda HeChasid, author of Sefer Chasidim (1150-1217). His father, Rav Shmuel (1120-1175), led a famous yeshivah in Speyer, and served as Rav Yehuda's...

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,...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 10-11 Adar

Yahrtzeits - 10 Adar -Rav Pinchas of Voldova, author of Bris Shalom (1663). -Rav Yosef Baruch Epstein, the Gutteh Yid of Neustadt (1867). He was the...

Chai Lifeline Canada’s Upcoming “Sing for the Children” Event

Excitement is growing in Jewish communities across Canada with the approach of Chai Lifeline Canada's upcoming "Sing for the Children" event on March 16...

Today’s Yahrtzeits – 9 Adar

-Rav Mordechai Meisel, the parnes of Prague, a great Jewish philanthropist who saved many Jewish lives in pogroms (1601). -Rav Shlomo Zalman of Volozhin, brother...

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...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 7 Adar

-Birthday of Moshe Rabbeinu and his yahrtzeit (Kiddushin 38a) -Rav Shlomo Ephraim of Lunshitz, author of Kli Yakar (1550-1619). After serving as rosh...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 6 Adar

-Rav Shmuel ben Natronai, one of the Baalei Tosefos, was tortured and martyred (1197). -Rav Daniel Prostitz (1759-1846). Rav of Pressburg and colleague of the...

Today’s Yahrtzeits – 5 Adar

-Rav Ze'ev Wolf (Velvele) of Ostracha (also known as Tcharni-Ostraa) (1823). He was a close talmid of Rav Dov Ber (the Maggid) of Mezritch...