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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

Watch: 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

The Man Behind ArtScroll - Architect Of A Revolution - Rabbi Meir Zlotowitz

What was the secret of Rabbi Zlotowitz's phenomenal success? How did he attract supporters from the entire spectrum of Jewish life even while being unapologetically rooted in the world of the yeshiva? What sort of advice and guidance did he offer younger businessmen, educators and activists who looked to "Uncle Meir' as a mentor? Busy building a Torah empire, he somehow always managed to find the time to advise and help the countless friends and strangers who sought him out

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