‘The Last Lion’: The Satmar Rov, Rav Yoel Teitelbaum zt”l, On His 30th Yahrtzeit

Remembrances of a talmid, as told to Rabbi Nisson Wolpin The Satmar Rav, a direct descendant of both the famed Yismach Moshe and the Chavas...

The Chasam Sofer zt”l, Upon His Yahrtzeit, Today, 25 Tishrei

Rav Moshe Sofer - the Chasam Sofer - was born in 1766 to Rav Shmuel and ...

RABBEINU HAGRA ZT”L: The Vilna Gaon, On His Yahrtzeit, Today, 19 Tishrei

"Who can count, who can measure, The bounds of his heart's breadth? His novel Torah insights are endless, Into Hashem's perfect Torah, All as clean as fine meal, As...

Video: Fascinating Divrei Zikaron On the Satmar Rov zt”l

Last Tuesday was the 33rd yahrtzeit of the Satmar Rov, Rav Yoel Teitelbaum zt"l. The following is a video of fascinating - and...

Rav Yisroel Zev Gustman zt”l, On His 23rd Yahrtzeit, Today, 28 Sivan

Rav Yisroel Zev Gustman was born in Tammuz of 1908 in the town of Skolka near...

Rav Mendel Kaplan zt”l, On His 26th Yahrtzeit, Today, 13 Nissan

By Yisroel Greenwald It is amazing to witness the strong impact Rav Mendel Kaplan zt"l continues to have more than two decades after his passing....

Rav Chaim Leib Shmulevitz zt”l, On His Yahrtzeit, Today, 3 Teves

By Eliahu Meir Klugman The scene: The third level lecture in Reb Shimon Shkop's yeshivah in Grodno. Reb Shimon has just tested the students. Before...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 29-30 Sivan

Yahrtzeits, Shabbos, 30 Sivan Rav Shlomo Kluger (1783-1869), author of Sefer HaChaim (a commentary on Shulchan Aruch Orach Chaim), and Chochmas Shlomo. Rav ...

What Did Shlomo Do On His Last Day On Earth?

By Rabbi Chaim Dalfin It was an ordinary Brooklyn fall day, Thursday, October 20, 1994 when Rabbi Yosef Wineberg (a grandson of the Slonimer Rebbe...

Rav Mordechai Marcus zt”l

It is with great sadness that Matzav.com reports the petirah of Rav Mordechai Marcus zt”l. He was 78 years old. Rav Marcus, rov of the...