Video, Photos: Engagement of Granddaughter of Rav Meir Hershkowitz


rav-cohen-rav-hershkowitz-rav-neuman[Video and photos below.] Last night, the vort celebrating the engagement of a granddaughter of Rav and Rebbetzin Meir Hershkowitz, the rosh yeshiva of Yeshiva Bais Binyomin of Stamford and one of the¬†leading senior roshei yeshivos on the American Torah scene, was held. The kallah is a daughter of Mrs. Chaya Jacobs of Lakewood, a daughter of Rav Hershkowitz. The kallah‘s late father, Rav Aharon Moshe Jacobs zt”l, was a popular maggid shiur at Yeshiva Bais Binyomin of Stamford until his passing several years ago.

The chosson is a son of Rav and Rebbetzin Simcha Bunim Cohen. Rav Cohen is rov of Khal Ateres Yeshaya in Lakewood and a renowned mechaber seforim. He and his rebbetzin are respected and beloved mashpi’im.

The chosson is a grandson of Rav and Rebbetzin Moshe Cohen and Rav and Rebbetzin Shmuel Elchonon Brog. The¬†chosson is a great-grandson of Rav Avigdor Miller zt”l and the Mattesdorfer Rov zt”l.

The vort was held at Ateres Yeshaya Hall in Lakewood with the participation of many rabbonim and roshei yeshivos.

For a brief video clip, click below:

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For photos, see below:

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  1. Mazel tov! Thanks for posting these wonderful photos and video. I really enjoyed them.
    Rav Hershkowitz is from the gedolei hador and this is indeed klal yisroel’s simcha.
    Mazel tov.

  2. Why are you moderating comment # 5, there is nothing negative about it, it is a valid point and certainly open for discussion.

    Are you concerened it is an attack on Matzav, supposedly there is a heter for Matzav (per R Y. Levin)