Today’s Yahrzteits & History – 16 Shevat

-Rav Dovid of Kolomai, a talmid of the Baal Shem Tov (1732) -Rav Yona Navon, Rav of Yerushalayim (1713-1760). Appointed Rosh Yeshiva of Yeshivat Gedulat...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 15 Shevat

-Rav Chaim Mordechai Margulies, author of Shaarei Teshuva (1823) -Rav Gedalya Aharon (son of Rav Yitzchak Yoel) of Linitz, author of Chen Aharon. (1877). -Rav Rafael...

Today’s Yahrtzeits – 14 Shevat

-Rav Yaakov Yehoshua Falk Katz, the Pnei Yehoshua (1680-1756). Born in Cracow, he studied at Lvov (Lemberg), where he became Rav in 1718, succeeding...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 12-13 Shevat

Yahrtzeits - 12 Shevat -Rav Chaim Kapusi (~1540-1631). Born in Algiers, he moved with his family to Egypt in his early years. He...

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 – 6-7 Teves

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