Rav Shmuel Rozovsky zt”l, On His Yahrtzeit, Today

Today is the 33rd yahrtzeit of Rav Shmuel Rozovsky zt"l, rosh yeshiva of Yeshivas Ponovezh.  Rav Shmuel was born in Grodna to Rav Michel...

Today’s Yahrtzeit and History – 13 Elul

Rav Yosef Chaim of Baghdad, author of Ben Ish Chai, Od Yosef Chai, Rav Pe'alim, Ben Yehoyada, Aderet Eliyahu, and Imrei Bina, and many...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 22 Sivan

Rav Isamar Rosenbaum, Nadvorna Rebbe (1973). Son of Rav Meir of Kretchnif, a descendent of the Premishlaner dynasty, Rav Isamar was appointed Rebbe at...

Rav Pam’s Yahrtzeits This Sunday

This Sunday, 28 Menachem Av, August 24, is the 13th yahrtzeit of the unforgettable rosh yeshiva and rebbi, Rav Avrohom Yaakov Hakohen Pam zt"l....

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 23-24 Kislev

Rav Dovid of Novhardok (1837), author of Galya Maseches Rav Dovid Teveli Shiff, author of Lashon Zahav, and the son of Shlomo Zalman HaKohen Shiff Rav...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 22 Elul

Rav Mordechai Dov Ber of Hornesteipel, grandson of the Mitteler Rebbe, author of Haemek Sheelah (1903).Today in Histroy - 22 Elul · First Jewish...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 7 Elul

Rav Reuven Margulios (1889-1971). His published works range from biographies and history books to discussions of the behavior of Talmud sages, including behavior which...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 3 Kislev

Rav Meshulam Yissaschar Ashkenazi of Stamford Hill, London, the Stanislaver Rebbe (1995). Rav Shilo Raphael, Av Bais Din of Yerushalayim Rav Yaakov Moshe Kulefsky (1921-2000)....

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 19 Sivan

Rav Shmuel Hominer of Yerushalayim, author of Eved HaMelech on the Chumash, and Ikarai Dinim, a summary of the laws of loshon hora with...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 5 Nissan

-Rav Avraham Yehoshua Heshel of Apt, the Ohev Yisrael (1755-1825). He learned under Rav Elimelech of Lizhensk and Rav Yechiel Michel of Zlotchov. In...