R’ Chaim Koenig shlit”a,the Menahel of Mosdos Breslov in Tzefas, has been hospitalized after coming down with the measles.
According to Ynet news, R’ Koenig contracted the measles following his return home to Israel after spending Rosh Hashana in Uman. R’ Koenig has been admitted to Carmel Hospital in critical condition the virus having resulted in him picking up viral pneumonia as well.
Rabbi Koenig is a son of Rav Elazar Mordechai Kenig, Rov of the Breslov community in Tzefas.
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