Today in History – 28-29 Nissan

Rav Moshe Pallier of Kobrin (1784-1858). A close follower of the Rebbe, Rav Mordechai of Lechovitch and his son, Rav Noach, he became the...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 22 Shevat

Rav Menachem Mendel of Kotzk (1787-1859). Born in Goray, near Lublin, Poland, Rav Menachem Mendel received a thorough Torah education ...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 8 Elul

Birthday (1566 BCE) and yahrtzeit (1441 BCE) of Dan ben Yaakov Avinu (Midrash Tadshe) Rav Chisdai ben Shmuel HaKohen Perachia (1678). He was the author...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 3 Adar

Rav Mordechai Yaffe, author of Levush Mordechai, and known as the Baal HaLevushim (1530-1612). Born to...

Today’s History & Yahrtzeits – 28 Nissan

-Rav Shabsai Sheftl Horowitz II (1590-1660). The son of the Shelah Hakodesh, Reb Shabsai studied under his father and under Rav Shlomo Ephraim Lunshitz....

Today: 111th Yahrtzeit of Rav Yaakov Yosef zt”l, New York’s Only Chief Rabbi

Thousands will participate today in visiting and davening at the kever of Rav Yaakov Yosef in the Union Field Cemetery, located at 82-11 Cypress...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 9-10 Iyar

Yahrtzeits - 9 Iyar Rav Avigdor Kara, Rav of Prague and author of Hahanek Hakaneh Hagadol (1439) Rav Yitzchak Bernays (Barneis) (1792-1849). Born in Mainz, Germany,...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 7 Kislev

Rav Dovid Sinzheim of Strasbourg, France (1745-1812). He served as President of the "Sanhedrin" established by Napolean, the first meeting of which occurred on...

Today’s Yahrtzeits – 17 Tishrei

Rav Moshe Rosen, author of Nezer Hakodesh (1957) Rav Dovid Kahana Shapira of Piorda (1970) {Anshe.org/Matzav.com Newscenter}

Thousands to Visit Kever of Noam Elimelech in Lizhensk Today

Today, thousands of Chassidim will be visiting the tzion of the Noam Elimelech, Rav Elimelech Weisblum of Lizhensk zt"l, whose 225th yahrtzeit is today,...