13 Amazing Facts About Rabbi Aryeh Levin, on His Yohrzeit
Today the ninth of Nissan, is the anniversary of the passing of Rabbi Aryeh Levin. 13 facts about his unique character:
10 Facts about Rabbi Samson Raphael Hirsch
In honor of his 129th Yohrtzeit which takes place today.
The Baal Hatanya’s Yohrzeit
10 facts about the Baal Hatanya in honor of his Yohrzeit, today.
Shifra - Yocheved
According to tradition, Yocheved is buried in the 'Tomb of the Mothers' in Tiberias, along with Zipporah, Moses' wife; Elisheva the daughter of Amminadab, the wife of Aaron; Bilhah and Zilpah, the wives of Jacob; and Rachel, the wife of Rabbi Akiva
The Rambam: 10 Facts in Honor of His Yohrtzeit
Is this what he really looked like? Which books didn’t he complete? Tonight the 20th of Tevet is his Yohrtzeit. Here are 10 facts about Rabbi Moses ben Maimon, the giant of Jewish Law.
Insights from the life of Harav Yaakov Yisrael Twerski, the Rebbe of Hornosteipel, from his daughter-in-law, Rebbetzin Feige Twerski.
YAHRTZEIT (15 Cheshvan): 10 Quotes from the Chazon Ish
What is the purpose of a Jew who keeps the mitzvos? What is the most basic thing necessary to perfect one's character? What does real trust in the Almighty look like? Ten quotes from various works of the "Chazon Ish," Rabbi Avraham Yeshayahu Karelitz zt"l, who passed away 62 years ago, on the 15th of Cheshvan. The Chazon Ish didn't merit having children ; however, he left a lasting impact on Judaism in the Land of Israel.
Teachings of the Baal Shem Tov
Rav Yisrael ben Eliezer, known to chassidim as the “Holy Ba’al Shem Tov,” the founder and leader of the chassidic movement.
10 Facts about Hacham Rabbi Yehuda Fattiah, on the Anniversary of His Passing
Today, the 27th of Av, is the anniversary of the passing of Hacham Rabbi Yehuda Fattiah, one of the greatest kabbalists of his generation, and the grandfather of the Jerusalem kabbalist Rabbi David Batsri. Here are 10 facts about him.
Yahrzeit: Memorial Anniversary of the Great Sage Rav Elyashiv Z"L
Watch: Rare video footage of the Holy Sage studying Talmud in the late hours of the night
The Avot – Hashem’s Chariot
All Jews inherit a deep spiritual connection from the forefathers
The life and times of Maran Harav Ovadia Yosef OBM
This movie describes in detail the extraordinary accomplishments of Rabbi Ovadia Yosef, the foremost Sephardic Rabbi of his time. Rabbi Yosef, a phenomenal scholar with a photographic memory who could quote hundreds of books verbatim, succeeded in revolutionizing Torah scholarship in the Sephardic world with his fifty books and established an entire educational system which maintained the Sephardic customs and methods of study as well as spawning an entire generation of Torah scholars.
In Her Illustrious Father's Footsteps
A Conversation with Rabbanit Adina Bar Shalom, daughter of Rav Ovadia Yosef, zt”l
Give And Let Give
He insisted on paying the entire amount, wanting the whole mitzvah for himself
Reversal of Fortune
It was sorrowful to see someone who had always been busy with the klal reduced to sitting in an attic without a kehillah
Second Time Around
The yeshivah followed a five-year cycle of talmudic study
Reb Abishel Is Put To The Test
Most of his money went to feed and clothe the poor
A Not So Simple Man
Visiting the rebbe, the Chozeh of Lublin
The Tie That Binds
Recognizing the perils he would be forced to face in combat both spiritually and physically
A New Level of Self-Sacrifice
At each stop the Chofetz Chaim fled so as not to be seen