Jerusalem - Thousands Attend Funeral For American Rosh Yehivah Of Telz
Jerusalem - Thousands attended the levaya today in Israel for Rav Chaim Stein zt’l, the Rosh Yeshiva of Telz who passed away in Cleveland, Ohio, last Wednesday night. Rav Stein was 99 years old at the time of his petira.
Numerous rabbonim and roshei yeshiva attended the levaya, which was held in the Mirrer Yeshiva in Yerushalayim, with hespedim by R’ Nosson Tzvi Finkel and R’ Shmuel Yaakov Bornenstein, followed by kevura on Har Hamenuchos. Hespeidim were also given by two Close talmidim, Reb Chaim Valkin, and Reb Yitzchak Zilberberg who spoke about his Mesiras nefesh for Torah.
See below photos, and video: Credit: VIN News, YouTube:Maspak89.
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