Thursday, May 08, 2008

Hespedim for R' Henoch Leibowitz: Live

The feed to watch the hespedim (eulogies) from Chofetz Chaim in memory of the Rosh HaYeshiva, R' Henoch Leibowitz zt"l, is They are going to be from 3:30-5:30pm and from 8:00-10:00pm today. You can go to the Yeshiva at 76-01 147th St. in Flushing, NY to watch them live. There is seating for both men and women available.

My brother called and said you can also listen live by dialing in to (712) 432-1001; the access code is 475 061 618#.

Also, via YW, there were or will be hespedim in numerous other places around the world over the coming weeks:
-Last night in Chicago, Milwaukee, and Los Angeles.

-This Thursday night at 8:00PM in Ramat Bet Shemesh, Israel – maspidim Rabbi Hillel Waxman, Rabbi Elimelech Kornfeld (rav, the Gra Shul of Ramat Bet Shemesh) Rabbi Moshe Dov Harris.

-Next week: Sunday night (May 11) at 8:30PM in Houston Texas, maspidim Rabbi Yehoshua Wender, Rabbi Shlomo Adelman, Rabbi Eliezer Kessler, Rabbi Yisroel Helprin, Rabbi Dov Nimchinsky

-Tuesday night (May 13) at 8:30PM in Chesterfield Missouri, maspidim Rabbi Dovid Fromowitz, Rabbi Shmuel Wasser, Rabbi Aaron Winter, Rabbi Yitzchak Staum.

-Wednesday night (May 14) at 7:45PM in North Miami Beach, Florida, maspidim Rabbi Binyomin Luban, Rabbi Kalman Baumann, Rabbi Eliyahu Rabovsky, Rabbi Dovid Sharfman, Rabbi Avraham G. (Yingy) Yachnes

-Wednesday night (May 14) at 8:00PM in Cong. Ohev Shalom, Dallas Texas, maspidim Rabbi Aryeh Rodin, Rabbi Shlomo Pacht, Rabbi Eliyahu Kaufman, Rabbi Yaacov Cohen

-Thursday night (May 15) at 8:00PM in the Five Towns of Long Island, maspidim Rabbi Aryeh Z. Ginzberg, Rabbi Dovid Weinberger, Rabbi Shaya Cohen.

-Wednesday night (May 21st) at 8 pm sponsored by the Vaad of Queens and the greater Queens community, maspidim Rabbi Hershel Welcher, Rabbi Shlomo Shapiro, and others.