Yaakov Dovid Wilovsky
Rabbi Yaakov Dovid Wilovsky (February 7, 1845 – 1913), known by the acronym Ridvaz or Ridbaz, was a renowned rabbi, Talmudic commentator and educator.
Born in Kobrin, Russia, Wilovsky held Rabbin...
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Yerucham Gorelick
Yerucham Gorelick (1911–1983) was a distinguished Rosh yeshiva in the Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary (RIETS) for forty years (1943–1983).
Gorelick was born in Slutzk in 1911 to Rabbi Av...
Binyomin Wilhelm
Binyomin Wilhelm (1886–1972) was the founder of Yeshiva Torah Vodaas.Born in Lodz, Poland, he was the oldest son of a Radoshitzer chassidic family. In his teens he left by himself to the United States...
Akiva Ehrenfeld
Akiva Ehrenfeld (Hebrew: עקיבא עהרענפעלד‎) (1923 – 16 August 2012) was an Orthodox Jewish rabbi who helped establish the Kiryat Mattersdorf and Unsdorf neighborhoods of northern Jerusalem. H...
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Yisroel Dovid Weiss
Yisroel Dovid Weiss (born 1956), a United States Haredi rabbi, is an activist and spokesman for a minority branch of Neturei Karta, an anti-Zionist grouping of Haredi Jews. Based in Monsey, New York, ...
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Yehuda (Leo) Levi
Yehuda (Leo) Levi (born 1926) was Rector and Professor of Electro-optics at the Jerusalem College of Technology. He is best known as the author of several books on Science and Judaism, and Judaism in ...
Dovid Schustal
Dovid Tzvi Schustal (Hebrew: דוד צבי שוסטל‎) (born July 1947) is an Orthodox rabbi and one of the four roshei yeshiva (deans) of Beth Medrash Govoha (the Lakewood Yeshiva) in Lakewood, New J...
Shimshon Dovid Pincus
Rabbi Shimshon Dovid Pincus (Hebrew:שמשון דוד פינקוס 1944/45 – April 2001) was an Israeli Haredi Rabbi of American origin, who served in Ofaqim.In his early years, Rabbi Pincus learned in Beth ...
Leib Tropper
Rabbi Leib Tropper (born 1950 in New York City) is a founder of the Kol Yaakov Yeshiva and Torah Center in Monsey, New York. He is a grandson of the late Rabbi Leib Forer, the "Valbolneker Iluy".
Shlomo Carlebach (scholar)
Shlomo Carlebach (Salomon Peter Carlebach) (b. August 17, 1925 in Hamburg, Germany) -- not to be confused with his cousin Shlomo Carlebach, also a rabbi and a well-known Jewish composer and musician—i...
Aryeh Kaplan
Aryeh Moshe Eliyahu Kaplan (Hebrew: אריה משה אליהו קפלן‎; October 23, 1934 – January 28, 1983) was an American Orthodox rabbi and author known for his intimate knowledge of physics and kabbala...
Yosef Eliyahu Henkin
Rabbi Yosef Eliyahu Henkin (1881–1973) was a prominent Orthodox rabbi in the United States. He was born in 1881 in Klimavichy, Belarus, then in the Russian Empire, and studied at the Slutzker Yeshiva ...
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Chaim Mordechai Katz
Chaim Mordechai Katz (Hebrew: חיים מרדכי כץ‎; 1894–1964) was an Orthodox rabbi, the Rosh Yeshiva of the Telshe Yeshiva in Cleveland, and among American Jewry's foremost religious leade...
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Yaakov Kamenetsky
Rabbi Yaakov Kamenetsky (February 28, 1891 – March 10, 1986), was a prominent rosh yeshiva, posek and Talmudist in the post-World War II American Jewish community.He was born in the hamlet of Kalushko...
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Shneur Kotler
Yosef Chaim Shneur Kotler (1918, Slutsk, Russia – 24 June 1982, Boston, Massachusetts) was an Orthodox rabbi and rosh yeshiva of Beth Medrash Govoha (also known as the Lakewood Yeshiva) in Lakew...
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Reuven Feinstein
Reuven Feinstein (Hebrew: ראובן פיינשטיין‎) (born August 1937) is an Orthodox Jewish rabbi and rosh yeshiva of the Yeshiva of Staten Island, New York. He is the son of Rabbi Moshe Feinstein...
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Aharon Feldman
Aharon Feldman (born 1932) is an Orthodox Jewish rabbi and rosh yeshiva (dean) of Yeshivas Ner Yisroel (Ner Israel Rabbinical College) in Baltimore, Maryland. He has held this position since 2001.
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Yaakov Yitzchok Ruderman
Rabbi Yaakov Yitzchok Ruderman (1901, Daŭhinava - July 11, 1987) was a prominent Talmudic scholar and rabbi who founded and served as rosh yeshiva (yeshiva head) of Yeshiva Ner Yisroel in Baltimore. H...
Dovid Lifshitz
Rabbi Dovid Lifshitz (1906–1993) was a distinguished Rosh yeshiva in the Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary (RIETS) for almost fifty years. He was appointed upon the invitation of Rabbi Samuel ...
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Aaron Schechter
Aaron Moshe Schechter (also Aharon Moshe Schechter) is the rosh yeshiva ("dean") of the Yeshiva Rabbi Chaim Berlin and its post-graduate Talmudical division Kollel Gur Aryeh as well as of all the bran...
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Dovid Feinstein
Rabbi David (Dovid) Feinstein (Hebrew: דוד פיינשטיין‎; born 1929 in Lyuban, USSR) is son of the late Moshe Feinstein and an acknowledged Torah scholar and halachic authority. He resides on ...
Matisyahu Salomon
Matisyahu Chaim Salomon is a rabbi and public speaker. He serves as the mashgiach ruchani of the Beth Medrash Govoha Yeshiva in Lakewood, New Jersey, United States. He is a lecturer on topics relating...
Avraham Yaakov Pam
Rabbi Avraham Yaakov Hakohen Pam (1913 – August 16, 2001) was the rosh yeshiva of Yeshiva Torah Vodaas in Brooklyn, New York.
Rav Pam began his career at Yeshiva Torah Vodaas in 1938, when w...
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Dov Ber Abramowitz
Dov Ber Abramowitz (1860 – 1926) was an American Orthodox Rabbi and author.Born in Vabalninkas, Lithuania, he moved with his family to Jerusalem in 1870, at the age of ten. After being ordained b...
Moshe Feinstein
Rav Moses Feinstein (Hebrew: משה פיינשטיין‎; March 3, 1895 – March 23, 1986) was a Lithuanian Orthodox rabbi, scholar, and posek (an authoritative adjudicator of questions related to Jewish ...
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Moshe Heinemann
Rabbi Moshe Heinemann is an Orthodox rabbi and Posek who heads the Agudath Israel of Baltimore synagogue and is the rabbinical supervisor of the Star K kashrus certification agency. He studied for man...