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10 Facts About Gaon of Vilna
According to his son’s testimony, the Gra intended to create a new Code of Jewish Law that would decide all the Jewish legal dissensions through irrefutable proofs, but didn’t manage to carry it out
Rabbi Yitzchak Kadoori
He knew the Ben Ish Chai, was called a prodigy at the age of 17, and smoked to rectify souls. A short interview with Rabbi Meir Malka, chairman of the Foundation to Commemorate Rabbi Yitzchak Kadoori
Who was Rashi?
He was one of the greatest interpreters of the Bible throughout the ages, he innovated hundreds of words, and according to legend, the prophet Elijah intervened in his birth. Despite all this, he was known for his great humility and willingness to admit he didn’t know
The Hidden Tzaddik: Rabbi Yosef Shlomo Dayan
Only twenty-six years after the passing of Rabbi Yosef Shlomo Dayan of blessed memory, a memorial service (tikkun) was held at the grave of this righteous man that many have never heard of
10 Facts About the Ramchal
When the Ramchal was only fourteen, he already knew all of Kabbalah by heart…