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Living Legacy: Rav Shloime Zilberstein of Grosswardein

Yehuda Alter The ninth of Teves marks the yohrtzeit of Rav Shlomo Silverstein of Grosswardein, author of Ohel Shlomo, and a great.... read more

Living Legacy: Rav Akiva Sofer of Pápa

YS Gold The seventh day of Chanukah marks the yohrtzeit of Rav Akiva Sofer, the son of Rav Shimon of Krakow, author of Michtav.... read more

Living Legacy: Rav Moshe’le Dezher

Yehuda AlterThe 24th of Kislev marks the yohrzeit of Rav Moshe.... read more

Living Legacy: Rav Yosef Yoizel Horowitz, the Alter of Novarodok

Yehuda AlterThe 17th of Kislev marks the yohrtzeit of the Alter of Novarodok, the founder of the.... read more

Living Legacy: Rav Nota Volf Lieber, Raavad of Pressburg

Yehuda Alter The tenth of Kislev marks the yohrtzeit of a great.... read more

Living Legacy: Rebbe Avrohom Yehoshua Heschel of Skver

Yehuda AlterThe third of Kislev marks the yohrztzeit of the.... read more

Living Legacy: Rebbe Naftoli of Lizensk

Yehuda Alter The 25th of Cheshvan marks the yohrtzeit of Rebbe Naftoli Weisblum of Lizensk, a son of Rebbe.... read more

Monsey Memories: “Rapid Transit Line to Reach Spring Valley”

Yitzy Fried It was the winter of 1928, and the Rockland County Leader reported on the plan to build an electric railroad from.... read more

Living Legacy: The Knesses Yechezkel of Radomsk

Yehuda AlterThe 18th of Cheshvan marks the yohrtzeit of.... read more

Living Legacy: Rebbe Yaakov Halberstam-Tchakeve Rebbe

Yehuda AlterRebbe Baruch’l of Gorlice—a son of the Divrei Chaim of Sanz—would conduct himself in mysterious ways, not always.... read more

Living Legacy: Rebbe Lieber Hagodol of Berdichev

Yehuda Alter The 28th of Tishrei marks the yohrtzeit of Rav Lieber of Berdichev about whom the Ba’al Shem Tov [or the holy.... read more

Living Legacy: Rebbe Yaakov Yosef of Ostroh (Rav Yaivee)

Yehuda AlterThe 20th day of Tishrei marks the yohrtzeit of Rav.... read more

Living Legacy: Rebbe Menachem Nochum of Makarov

Yehuda Alter The seventh day of Tishrei marks the yohrtzeit of Rebbe Menachem Nochum.... read more

Living Legacy: The Ridvaz on His 110th Yohrtzeit

Yehuda Alter This Rosh Hashanah will mark the 110th yahrtzeit of Rav Yaakov Dovid Wilowsky, one of the greatest ga’onim of his.... read more

Living Legacy: Rebbe Michel of Zlochev

Yehuda Alter The 25th of Elul marks the yahrtzeit of Rebbe Michel, known as the holy Maggid of Zlochev, one of the greatest lights.... read more

Living Legacy: Rav Yaakov Meshulam Orenstein, Author of Yeshu’os Yaakov

Yehuda Alter Shabbos, the 25th of Av, marks the yahrtzeit of the Yeshu’os Yaakov, a great ga’on who was the.... read more

Living Legacy: Rav Menachem Mendel Leser of Strizov

Yehuda Alter The 16th of Av marks the yahrtzeit of Rav Menachem Mendel of Torna, ABD of.... read more

Living Legacy: The Chozeh of Lublin

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