12 Facts about Joseph in Honor of His Yohrzeit
The 1st of Tammuz is the day Joseph died over 3400 years ago in the year 2309
The Father of Modern Day Yeshivot
Rabbi Chaim of Volozhin passed away on the14th of Sivan (This Wednesday night) Some facts about his productive life in his honor
Leonard Cohen, a Lover of Judaism and Tradition
Correspondence between Leonard Cohen and Cantor Gideon Zellermeyer from The Shaar Shamayim Synagogue in Montreal shed some light on the great person Leonard Cohen was
Samuel The Prophet's Yohrzeit
10 facts in honor of the day of his passing
The Merit of Rabbi Meir
Some facts and stories about Rabbi Meir in honor of his yohrzeit
10 Facts about Rabbi Chaim Vital in Honor of His Yohrzeit
Today, the 30th of Nisan is Rabbi Chaim Vital’s Yohrzeit, the preeminent student of The Ari and his Kabbalistic teachings
13 Amazing Facts About Rabbi Aryeh Levin, on His Yohrzeit
Today the ninth of Nissan, is the anniversary of the passing of Rabbi Aryeh Levin. 13 facts about his unique character:
10 Facts about Rabbi Samson Raphael Hirsch
In honor of his 129th Yohrtzeit which takes place today.
The Baal Hatanya’s Yohrzeit
10 facts about the Baal Hatanya in honor of his Yohrzeit, today.
Shifra - Yocheved
According to tradition, Yocheved is buried in the 'Tomb of the Mothers' in Tiberias, along with Zipporah, Moses' wife; Elisheva the daughter of Amminadab, the wife of Aaron; Bilhah and Zilpah, the wives of Jacob; and Rachel, the wife of Rabbi Akiva
The Rambam: 10 Facts in Honor of His Yohrtzeit
Is this what he really looked like? Which books didn’t he complete? Tonight the 20th of Tevet is his Yohrtzeit. Here are 10 facts about Rabbi Moses ben Maimon, the giant of Jewish Law.
Insights from the life of Harav Yaakov Yisrael Twerski, the Rebbe of Hornosteipel, from his daughter-in-law, Rebbetzin Feige Twerski.
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.
10 Facts about Hacham Rabbi Yehuda Fattiah, on the Anniversary of His Passing
Today, the 27th of Av, is the anniversary of the passing of Hacham Rabbi Yehuda Fattiah, one of the greatest kabbalists of his generation, and the grandfather of the Jerusalem kabbalist Rabbi David Batsri. Here are 10 facts about him.
Yahrzeit: Memorial Anniversary of the Great Sage Rav Elyashiv Z"L
Watch: Rare video footage of the Holy Sage studying Talmud in the late hours of the night
The Avot – Hashem’s Chariot
All Jews inherit a deep spiritual connection from the forefathers
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.
In Her Illustrious Father's Footsteps
A Conversation with Rabbanit Adina Bar Shalom, daughter of Rav Ovadia Yosef, zt”l
Give And Let Give
He insisted on paying the entire amount, wanting the whole mitzvah for himself
Reversal of Fortune
It was sorrowful to see someone who had always been busy with the klal reduced to sitting in an attic without a kehillah