יום שישי ט' בניסן תש"פ 03/04/2020
Search
  • The Mission Continues

    As in the past so it remains today - we were and still are under the selfsame commitment to adhere to the directions of the Gedolei Yisrael, who stand guard against breaches of purity threatening our camp. When we were required to ask – we asked. When we were instructed to depart – we left. The moment we are summoned back to raise the flag, every other consideration is pushed to the side and we answer: We are ready!

    Read More...

בראי היום

  • Harav Yisrael Friedman zy”a, the Rebbe of Husyatin

    מוטי, ויקיפדיה העברית

    The ancestral chain of Harav Yisrael Friedman, the founder of the Husyatin chassidic court, originates with the holy Baal Shem Tov. The Husyatin chassidus has its roots in Galicia and eventually came to Tel Aviv, during the turbulent years between the two World Wars.

    Read More...

Place

  • Maccabi'im Gravesite

    In honour of Chanukah, we will discuss a fascinating, ongoing investigation attempting to establish the place of burial of Mattisyahu Kohen Gadol and his family.

    Read More...

Join Our Mailing List!

Please add a Valid Email Address
Join
Thanks!

Reflections

  • יח``צ

    Harav Shlomo Carlebach

    David Sofer 03/11/2009 08:00

    Harav Shlomo Carlebach was a singer, musician, composer and a great master of the emotions. He travelled around the world singing his songs and telling his stories – and through this, many Jews were brought back to their heritage.

    Read More...
  • Oive Utne

    The Burning of the Talmud

    Motty Meringer 02/11/2009 10:37

    In the course of history, many of the enemies of the Jews have attempted to harm our holy Torah, through the method of burning our holy books. Their attempts have, however, not met with success, since the kol Torah, the voices of Jews raised in learning, continues to reverberate throughout the ages and indeed only strengthens itself in the face of hostility and opposition.

    Read More...
  • Rav Zev Wolf Kitzis zt’l

    Motty Meringer 30/10/2009 09:00

    Rav Zev Wolf Kitzis was originally one of the most ardent opponents of the Baal Shem Tov - and eventually became one of his greatest followers

    Read More...
  • Omer Messinger

    Our Matriarch Rachel

    Motty Meringer 29/10/2009 09:00

    Rachel was the youngest matriarch and hers was a short life of pain and suffering. She is the one who stands before G-d and beseeches Him to end the suffering of His people in the exile and bring about the final redemption.

    Read More...
  • The Tchebiner Rav

    David Sofer 28/10/2009 10:25

    Harav Dov Berish Wiedenfeld ztz”l, more commonly known as the Gaon of Tchebin, served as rav, rosh yeshivah and prominent posek halachah – and was one of the recognised leaders of the Torah world in Eretz Yisrael.

    Read More...
  • Yeshivas ‘Shaar haTorah – Grodno’

    Motty Meringer 27/10/2009 10:32

    Yeshivas ‘Shaar haTorah’ existed in the city Grodno for a relatively short period of twenty years, but in that time succeeded in leaving its indelible mark on the Yeshiva world. The methods of Torah study used in Grodno have been adopted in many of the Litvishe Yeshivos of today

    Read More...
  • Rabbi Don Yitzchak Abarbanel

    Motty Meringer 26/10/2009 11:40

    The life and times of Rabbi Yitzchak ben Yehuda Abarbanel, minister in several royal courts and author of the all-encompassing commentary on Tanach.

    Read More...
  • Rav Yehudah Meir Shapira of Lublin zt’l

    25/10/2009 10:57

    The Gaon Rav Yehudah Meir Shapira zt’l was the founder of Yeshivas Chachmei Lublin, at whose helm he stood. He was also the initiator of the idea of the ‘Daf haYomi’, which brings hundreds of thousands of Jews together from across the whole world. He was niftar in the year 5694 at the young age of forty-eight.

    Read More...
  • Rabbi Moshe ben Maimon – the Rambam

    24/10/2009 20:15

    Who can describe the greatness of Rabbeinu Moshe ben Maimon, the Rambam, called by some ‘the great eagle’?

    Read More...
  • The holy Rebbe of Shtefenesht

    Motty Meringer 23/10/2009 09:00

    A Light Unto the Nations:
    The holy Rebbe of Shtefenesht - Rabbi Avraham Matisyahu Friedman zt’l, a towering personality to whom Jew and gentile alike streamed for blessings and advice.

    Read More...