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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

Living Legacy: Rav God’l Eisner, zt”l

Yehuda AlterThis week, 25 Adar, we mark the yohrtzeit of a legend in the Gerer chassidus, and to many outside it. Rav God’l was not.... read more

Living Legacy: Rav Chaskel Levenstein, zt”l, A Legend of Mussar

By: Yehuda AlterShabbos, 18 Adar, marks the yohrtzeit of Rav Chaskel Levenstein of the Mir and Ponovezh, a giant of mussar who inspired.... read more

Living Legacy: The Avnei Neizer, zt”l

Shabbos, 11 Adar Alef, marks the 112th yohrtzeit of the Avenei Nezer, Rebbe Avrohom (Burnstein) of Sochazow, one of Poland’s greatest ge’onim.... read more

Living Legacy: The Beis Yisroel of Ger, zy”a, on his 45th yohrtzeit.

By: Y. Halevi. It has been forty five years since the passing of the heilige Beis Yisroel,.... read more

Living Legacy: Rav Yisroel Salanter, Founder of the Mussar Movement

Photos of brand-new ohel, and local mispalelim, on yohrtzeit read more

Living Legacy: Rebbe Moshe of Ludmir, zy”a.

Thursday, 18 Shevat, marks the yohrtzeit of Rebbe Moshe Betzalel Gottlieb, the son of Rebbe Shloime of Karlin, zt”l, Hy”d, who was the second.... read more

Living Legacy: Rebbe Leibele Twerski, zt”l, of Hornosteipel-Chicago

Shabbos, 28 Teves, marks the 71st yohrtzeit of Rebbe BenzionYehuda Leib Twerski,.... read more

Living Legacy: Rav Menachem Mendel Hager of Visheve, zt”l

Around Ta’anis Esther of the year 1936—a great tzaddik, a ga’on b’Torah, avodah, and chassidus who impacted thousands of talmidim in his.... read more

Living Legacy: The Shiniever Rov, Rebbe Yechezkel Shraga Halberstam, zt”l

The bechor of the holy Sanzer Rov, Rebbe Yechezkel Shraga was the scion of the Shineve branch of the Sanzer dynasty, and the Stropkover chassidus.... read more

Living Legacy: Rav Shlomo of Vilna, the Cheshek Shlomo

Vilna was the center of Lithuanian Torah Jewry, and its Torah leaders were men of holiness and learnedness. Rav Shloimele of Vilna was the Rov and.... read more

Living Legacy: Rebbe Elimelech of Tosh, zy”a

This Shabbos, the 23rd of Kislev, marks the yahrtzeit of Rebbe Elimelech, known as the Saba Kaddisha, of Tosh. He was.... read more

Living Legacy: Rebbe Yitzchok of Sadigura-Rimanov, zt”l

In 1924, there arrived in America a scion of the.... read more

Living Legacy: The Maharsha

5 Kislev marked the 290th yahrtzeit of the Maharsha, Rabbi Shmuel Eliezer Edelis, one of the most prominent.... read more

Living Legacy: The Rebbe Rav Hirsh of Riminov, zy”a, on his 175th yohrtzeit

30 Cheshvan marks the 175th yohrtzeit of the holy Rebbe Rav Hirsh of Riminov—a tzaddik who exemplifies the.... read more

Living Legacy: Haga’on Rav Dovid Feinstein, zt”l

A year has passed since the petriah of Rav Dovid, zt”l, on 19 Cheshvan of last year. read more