Petirah


Harav Nachum Kerenvasser, Z”l

The Gerrer community is mourning the passing of Harav Nachum Kerenvasser, z”l, one of the Roshei Yeshivah of Yeshivas Chiddushei Harim in Tel Aviv and a distinguished Gerrer chassid, who…

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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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Harav Shmuel Yaakov Borenstein, Zt”l

The olam hatorah and the community of Bnei Brak are deeply saddened by the passing of Harav Shmuel Yaakov Borenstein, zt”l, Rosh Yeshivas Kiryas Melech in Bnei Brak, at the…

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Harav Binyomin Kamenetzky, Zt”l

Harav Binyomin Kamenetsky, one of the pioneers of Torah life in the Five Towns community of Long Island and the eldest son of Harav Yaakov Kamenetsky, zt”l, was niftar on…

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Rebbetzin Nechama Doba Groner, A”h

The Flatbush community was saddened with the passing of Rebbetzin Nechama Doba Groner, a“h, the daughter of  Rav Nachum Dov Fishbein, z”l, and wife of Harav Shimon Groner, zt”l. She was 83.…

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Rabbi Nisson Wolpin, Zt”l

The chareidi world mourns the passing of Rabbi Nisson Wolpin, zt”l, noted askan and long serving the editor of The Jewish Observer. He was niftar late Monday. A full tribute will iy”H be…

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Harav Pinchas Rosenbaum zt”l, of Yerushalayim

The Karlin Stolin community is deeply saddened by the news of the passing of Harav Pinchas Rosenbaum zt”l, after a protracted illness, at the young age of 57. He was born…

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Thousands Attend Levayah of Hagaon Harav Yosef Rosenblum, Zt”l

Thousands attended the levayah Wednesday morning of Hagaon Harav Avraham Yosef Rosenblum, zt”l, at Yeshivah Shaarei Yosher in Boro Park. The levayah then proceeded to the Vishnitz Bais Hakvaros in…

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Rav Yehudah Feldman, Z”l, of London

The worldwide Vizhnitz community, and the chareidi community in London in particular, was struck with the petirah on Shabbos of noted baal chessed Rav Yehudah Avraham Eiber Feldman, z”l, son…

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Reb Lazer Dovid Hoffman, Z”l

Reb Eliezer (Lazer) Dovid Hoffman, z”l, long-time gabbai of the previous Skverer Rebbe of Boro Park and noted baal chessed, was niftar on Tuesday Rosh Chodesh Nisan. He was 70…

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Baruch Dayan Ha’emes: Rav Pesach Kupetz, Zt”l

Rav Pesach Kupetz, long-time maggid shiur in Bobov Mesivta in Boro Park, and limudei chol principal in the Bobov Yeshiva Ketana, was niftar Wednesday. He was 87 years old. The…

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Rebbetzin Miriam Rokeach, A”h, Bilgoray Rebbetzin

The sad news came from Yerushalayim on Monday afternoon, about the passing of Rebbetzin Miriam Rokeach, a”h, the Bilgorayer Rebbetzin, at the age of 96. She was descended from a…

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Names of Truck-Ramming Victims Released

The names of the four Israeli soldiers killed in the truck-ramming attack in Yerushalayim were released to the public on Sunday evening after the families were notified: Lieutenant Yael Yekutiel…

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Hagaon Harav Moshe Shapira, Zt”l, of Yerushalayim

The Torah and yeshivah world, as well as the kiruv community, were plunged into mourning over the passing of one of the eminent marbitzei Torah and baalei machshavah of our…

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