Hagaon Harav


Yahrtzeit of Chasam Sofer Marked

Motzoei Shabbos and Sunday, 25 Tishrei, marked the 178th yahrtzeit of the Chasam Sofer, zt”l. His tziyun in the city of Pressburg (today Bratislava, capital of Slovakia) was visited by thousands…

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Hagaon Harav Eliyahu Sternbuch, Zt”l, Raavad of Antwerp

The Antwerp community, and the Seret-Vizhnitz community, were plunged into mourning Motzoei Shabbos, upon learning of the petirah of Hagaon Harav Eliyahu Sternbuch, zt”l, long-serving Raavad of Khal Machzikei Hadas…

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Harav Ephraim Fishel Hershkowitz, Zt”l

On 2 Sivan, Klal Yisrael lost one of its last remaining links to Gedolim of pre-war Europe, with the passing of Harav Ephraim Fishel Hershkowitz, zt”l. “Reb Fishel,” as he…

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Rebbetzin Miriam Treger, A”h

The Torah world was saddened with the passing of Rebbetzin Miriam Treger, daughter of Posek Hador Hagaon Harav Shlomo Zalman Auerbach, zt”l, and widow of Hagaon Harav Yehudah Aryeh Treger,…

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Levayah of Harav Yosef Rosenblum, Zt”l

Thousands gathered at Yeshivas Shaarei Yosher in Boro Park Wednesday morning, Isru Chag Pesach, to bid a tearful farewell to one of the elder Roshei Yeshivah of the Torah world,…

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