The announcement has just come from Mayanei HaYeshua Hospital in Bnei Brak of the petira of HaGaon HaRav Yaakov Galinsky ZT”L, the Maggid Meisharim.
The rav was born in Poland in תרפ”א to Rav Avrohom Tzvi ZT”L and learned in Beis Novhardok Bialystok. The rav was very close to the Chazon Ish and the Steipler ZT”L, and worked tirelessly to assist talmidei yeshiva.
The levaya of Rav Galinsky ZT”L, 94, will begin at 19:30 from Chidushei HaRim Street in Bnei Brak, passing the Lederman Shul and then continue to the Ponevezh Beis HaChaim.
(YWN – Israel Desk, Jerusalem)