Living Legacy: Rebbe Nachman of Horodenka, zy”a

BY: Yehuda Alter One of the most famous talmidim of the holy Ba’al Shem Tov, Rebbe Nachman was referenced by his holy Rebbe as.... read more

Today: 120th Yohrtzeit of Rav Yaakov Ehrenreich, Kever in Boro Park

It is difficult to believe, but America at the turn of the century boasted quite a number of tremendous talmidei chachomim—despite the fact that.... read more

Living Legacy: Rav Shimshon Aaron Polonsky, Tepliker Rov, zt”l

By: Yehuda Alter The Tepliker Rov (1876-1948) was known as a legendary ga’on, admired by Tzaddikim throughout the world, a teacher.... read more

Living Legacy: Rav Yeruchom Levovitz, zt”l, Mashgiach of the Mir

By: Yehuda AlterFriday, 18 Sivan marks the yohrtzeit of Rav Yeruchom Levovitz, zt”l, the legendary mashgiach of the Mirer yeshiva in.... read more

Living Legacy: The Birchas Avrohom of Slonim, zt”l

 By: Yehuda Alter The Slonimer Rebbe led the chassidim during a unique era, when the community in Eretz Yisroel was being built.... read more

Living Legacy: Rav Shlomke Zviller, zt”l

By: Yehuda Alter A tzaddik and a kadosh who illuminated the city of Yerushalayim, the yohrtzeit of Rav Shloimke falls on 26 Iyar, the.... read more

Living Legacy: The Chernobyler Maggid, zy”a

By: Yehuda Alter 20 Sivan marks the 185th yohrtzeit of Rebbe Mottele (Twersky) of Chernobyl, known as the Chernobyler Maggid, the.... read more

Living Legacy: Rav Eliyohu Chaim Meisel, zt”l, Upon his 110th Yohrtzeit

By: Yehuda Alter Pesach Sheini marks the 110th yohrtzeit of the famed and legendary Rav Eliyahu Chaim Meisel, zt”l, who led the.... read more

Living Legacy: Rebbe Eliezer Chaim Rabinovitch of Yomapoli, zt”l, the first chassidishe Rebbe in America.

By: Yehuda AlterScion of RoyaltyThe year was 1892, and a chassidishe Rebbe from eastern Galicia (today Ukraine) alighted.... read more

Living Legacy: Rav Avigdor Hakohen Miller, zt”l

By: Yehuda AlterThe history is still being written of the brilliance and the mussar represented by.... read more

Living Legacy: Rav Shimon Yisroel Posen, Shoproner Ruv, zt”l

By: Yehuda AlterThe seventh day of Pesach marks the 53rd yohrtzeit of the Shoproner Ruv who established generations of talmidim in the.... read more

Living Legacy: Rabbi Yosef Tzvi Dunner, zt”l, upon his 15th Yohrtzeit

By: Yehuda AlterFriday, 14 Nissan, marks the fifteenth.... read more

Living Legacy: Rav Aryeh Levin, zt”l, ‘Father of the Prisoners’

By: Yehuda AlterSunday, 9 Nissan, marks the yohrtzeit of Rav.... read more

Living Legacy: The Rebbe Rashab of Lubavitch, zt”l

By: Yehuda Alter Rebbe Sholom Dovber Schneerson, the fifth Rebbe of Chabad—one of the most consequential figures of his.... read more

Living Legacy: Rebbe Baruch Pinchos of Skolya, zt”l

By: Yehuda AlterSunday, 24 Adar, marks the 102nd yohrtzeit of the Skolya Rebbe, Rebbe Baruch Pinchos Rabinovitch, who was niftar in.... read more

Living Legacy: Rav Yosef Chaim Sonnenfeld, zt”l, Upon his 90th Yohrtzeit

By: Yehuda Alter Precisely 90 years have passed since the petirah of Rav Sonnenfeld, the leader of the Old Yishuv in Yerushalayim,.... read more

Living Legacy: Rav Eizik’l Kalever, zy”a

By: Yehuda AlterThe first Hungarian chassidishe Rebbe, the patriarch of the great.... read more

Living Legacy: Rav Uri Hakohen Yolles of Sambor

By: Yehuda Alter The Yolles family is a prominent Rabbinic family hailing from Galicia, descended from great tzaddikim, and ardent.... read more