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More Talks to End Machlokes Between the Litvish And Chassidish Factions of Yahadut Hatorah

Leaders of the Degel Hatorah and Agudas Yisrael factions that comprise Yahadut Hatorah are meeting on Tuesday 16 Iyar in an effort to continue...

Litvish vs Chassisidh Discussed at the Degel Hatorah Convention

It was a stormy session at the Degel Hatorah Convention in Kibbutz Chafetz Chaim on Wednesday, 27 Adar-II. Data was presented to participants documenting...

Rabbi Amsellem: The Torah was Not Given Exclusively to Ashkenazim And Litvish at Sinai

Rabbi Chaim Amsellem, who heads the Am Shalem party, is among the growing number of rabbonim and public officials commenting to the media following...

Litzman Blames the Litvish Camp for Drop in Numbers

MK Yaakov Litzman, who is a member of the Chassidish Agudas Yisrael faction of Yahadut Hatorah blames his Litvish colleagues in the Degel Hatorah...

Litvish Rabbonim to Attend Urgent Kenos to Discuss Chareidi Draft

Over 100 rabbonim shlita are expected to take part in a Monday afternoon 13 Teves 5774 gathering in Bnei Brak set to begin at...

Kol Korei from Litvish Gedolei Yisrael Shlita

Earlier in the week a kol korei calling on the chassidish tzibur to vote Agudas Yisrael was published in chassidish newspapers, as was reported...

Will There be Achdus in Litvish Camp Ahead of Elections?

Sunday’s meeting in Bnei Brak between HaRosh Yeshiva HaGaon HaRav Aaron Yehuda Leib Shteinman Shlita and HaGaon HaRav Shmuel Auerbach did not result in...

PHOTOS & VIDEO: Chabad Delegation Visits Litvish Gedolim

(PHOTO & VIDEO LINK BELOW) A Chabad delegation on Thursday night is expected to meet with Litvish Gedolei Torah in Bnei Brak. The delegation...

Boruch Dayan Emes: World’s Top Sofer, Rav Menachem Davidovitch zt”l Passes Away

By Rabbi Yair Hoffman for the Five Towns Jewish Times The Five Towns Jewish Times sadly reports the passing of Klal Yisroel’s greatest Sofer Stam,...

A letter about the discovery of techeilet written by Rabbi Gershon Chanoch Leiner of...

A letter about the discovery of techeilet written by Rabbi Gershon Chanoch Leiner of Radzin. A very rare letter from Rabbi Gershon Chanoch Leiner of...

VIDEO: Samsung Working To Sell S8 ‘Kosher Phone’

Samsung, in association with Israeli company Askan, debuted a “kosher” smartphone for chareidi users. Askan, which specializes in “kosher technologies,” programmed the phone with Internet...

What to Learn on Shavuos Night by R. Yair Hoffman

By Rabbi Yair Hoffman for the Five Towns Jewish Times It is a custom whose roots reach back to the earliest era of our nationhood. ...

Police Called After Talmidei Yeshiva Block Construction Equipment

The confrontation between talmidim from the Heichal Eliezer Yeshiva in Elad headed by Rabbi Mordechai Broida and construction workers hired by Mosdos Chernobyl continued...

Elad’s Torah Community Blossoming Ahead Of Shavuos

As we countdown to Shavuos, we take a look at Elad’s blossoming community. According to Erev Shavuos 5777 figures released, there are 6,119 children...

DANGER WARNING: Be Careful With that Haircut

By Rabbi Yair Hoffman for the Five Towns Jewish Times Tomorrow, a number of Ashkenazic Jews will be getting haircuts for Shabbos before LaG BaOmer....

Off the Derech Kids and Pesach Sheni

By Rabbi Yair Hoffman for the Five Towns Jewish Times Today is Pesach Sheni. And although many people make sure to eat Shmurah Matzah...