[Audio below.] Every Thursday night, at Khal Igud Avreichim on New Central Avenue in Lakewood, NJ, Rabbi Elli Bohm delivers a late leil shishi shiur on a different contemporary halachic topic that relates to the parsha of the week.
Tzom Gedaliah is an annual fast day instituted by Chazal to commemorate the assassination of Gedaliah Ben Achikam, the Governor of Israel during the days of Nevuchadnetzar King of Babylonia. As a result of (more…)
It is written in the Maaseh Rav that the Vilna Gaon said that one is not permitted to cry on Rosh Hashanah. His mekor is the posuk in Nechemia which states, “Al tisablu ve’al tivku…lechu Iichlu Masmanim - Do not mourn(more…)