HaGaon HaRav Aaron Yehuda Leib Shteinman Shlita has instructed bnei Torah in Eretz Yisrael to take a break from their schedules to attend the levaya and give a last kovod to Maran HaGaon HaRav Chaim Ovadia Yosef ZT”L . The gadol hador instructed yeshivos gedolos and kollelim to attend.
The Belzer Rebbe Shlita has cancelled the shiur in the main beis medrash for tonight, instructing his chassidim to attend the levaya.
HaGaon HaRav Shmuel Auerbach Shlita has canceled shiurim in his yeshiva in the Shaare Chessed area of Yerushalayim to recite Tehillim earlier and is now instructing his talmidim to attend the levaya.
(YWN – Israel Desk, Jerusalem)