10 Facts about Rabbi Shimon Bar Yochai
During the years he hid in a cave, Rabbi Shimon Bar Yochai wrote down the esoteric teachings of the Torah. The Zohar was passed down secretly from generation to generation, until about 700 years ago, it was revealed to the world
Watch: The Kaliver Rebbe Zt"l Reciting Shema at The Tomb of Yosef
The Admor of Kaliv zt"l, who survived Auschwitz, passed away at the beginning of last week. Etrog Studios published a video from the year 5772 / 2012, in which the Rebbe recites "Shema Yisrael" at the tomb of Yosef. Watch the moving documentation
Baruch Dayan HaEmet - The Kaliver Rebbe Passes Away at 96
Rabbi Menachem Mendel Taub Z"tl, The Kaliver Rebbe Passes Away at the age of 96 in Jerusalem
In Honor of His Yohrtzeit: Ten Facts About Rabbi Elimelech of Lyzhensk
Today the 21st of Adar is his Yohrtzeit. What can we learn from Rabbi Elimelech’s ways?
The Baal Hatanya’s Yohrzeit
10 facts about the Baal Hatanya in honor of his Yohrzeit, today
“My Torah and Yours is Hers” Said Rabbi Shteinman of His Wife Tamar
Now Rabbi Shteinman is united with his wife in heaven
Watch: The Gravesite of the Maharsha in Ukraine
Moving video: The gravesite of the Maharsha, Rabbi Shmuel Eliezer Eidels, on the anniversary of his passing (Yahrzeit), the 5th of Kislev. Filmed by Yosef Shidler CJ Studios. Song ‘Ribbon’ by Beri Weber
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
10 Facts About Rabbi Shlomo Yitzchaki (Rashi) on The Anniversary of His Passing
Because of the sacrifice Rashi’s father made, the prophet Elijah appeared to him and promised him offspring that “would illuminate the eyes of Israel”
Why Did the Gentile who Bought Chametz from Rav Elyashiv Convert?
In honor of the sixth anniversary of the passing of Rabbi Yosef Sholom Elyashiv Zt "l. A fascinating story and a glimpse of the greatness of the legendary Torah giant
Watch: Rare Footage of the Great Sage Rabbi Elyashiv Learning Torah
Get a glimpse of greatness. The Holy Sage Rabbi Yosef Sholom Elyashiv Zt”l was the leading Torah authority of the previous generation. He spent most of his days engaged in studying the depths of the entire Torah. He passed away at the ripe old age of 102
What Did Rabbi Shlomo Zalman Auerbach Say at His Wife’s Funeral?
Rabbi Auerbach reveales an amazing secret about a person’s psyche: If one wants something to really penetrate and reach another person, there is no need for harsh words and a caustic tone
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
Samuel The Prophet’s Yohrzeit
10 facts in honor of the day of his passing
Maimonides - The Rambam: 10 Facts in Honor of His Yohrtzeit
Is this what he really looked like? Which books didn’t he complete? Today the 20th of Tevet is his Yohrtzeit. Here are 10 facts about Rabbi Moses ben Maimon, the giant of Jewish Law.
Rabbi Shteinman’s Last Will and Testament Read at his Graveside
His genuine humility was astounding, he really believed himself just a regular person
Rabbi Ovadia Yosef, We Miss You!
A letter of longing to the late Rabbi Ovadia Yosef
Israel’s #1 Protagonist, Rabbi Levi Yitzchak of Berditchev
10 facts in Honor of his Yohrzeit, today the 25th of Tishrei
Marc Zuckerberg Shares his Yom Kippur Introspection
Maybe we too should question our past deeds and fix what we can