Tefillos Held in Meron for Breslov Mashpia Harav Keonig of Tzfas

Harav Elazar Mordechai Koenig lights the menorah last Chanukah. (David Cohen/Flash90)

A large crowd gathered in Meron, at the tziyun of the Tanna Rabi Shimon Bar Yochai, on Monday afternoon, to daven on behalf of Hagaon Harav Elazar Mordechai Koenig, shlita, Rav of the Breslov community in Tzfas and one of the foremost mashpiim in the Breslov community.

Rav Koenig has been hospitalized for the last month in serious condition.

The tefillos were called for on Monday, being Zos Chanukah – an auspicious day for tefillos and yeshuos. Thousands were in attendance from across Eretz Yisrael.

Klal Yisrael is urged to continue to daven and increase limud haTorah for the refuah sheleimah of Harav Elazar Mordechai ben Esther Yehudis, b’soch she’ar cholei Yisrael.