Hespedim Mark Twelve Months Since Petirah of Harav Chaim Shlomo Leibowitz, Zt”l

Hagaon Harav Gershon Edelstein, shlita, delivers a hesped. (Berish Filmer)

On Tuesday night, many hespedim were held in the Ponevez Yeshivah in Bnei Brak, mourning the end of the twelve-month period since the petirah of Hagaon Harav Chaim Shlomo Leibowitz, zt”l, Rosh Yeshivah, Yeshivas Kamenitz and Yeshivas Ponevez.

Hagaon Harav Baruch Dov Povarsky, shlita, delivers a hesped. (Berish Filmer)

The speakers at the atzeres were Hagaon Harav Gershon Edelstein, shlita, Rosh Yeshivah, Yeshivas Ponevez; and Hagaon Harav Baruch Dov Povarsky, shlita, Rosh Yeshivah, Yeshivas Ponevez.

The atzeres concluded with Tehillim for the refuah sheleimah of the Rosh Yeshivah Hagaon Harav Aharon Leib Steinman, shlita.

A view of the crowd at the hesped. (Berish Filmer)