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posted May 27, 2011, 12:53 PM by Josh Lewis   [ updated May 27, 2011, 12:58 PM ]

Lag B'omer 5771   

Lag Bomer  

   The Yeshiva made a bonfire on Lag B'omer to commemorate the Yartzeit of Rabbi Shimon Bar Yochai. Rabbi Shlomo Gelbtuch of the Atlanta Scholars Kollel spoke about the deeper meaning of this special day.

Guest Speaker

Rabbi Tendler

 

Rabbi Shalom Tendler, Rosh Yeshiva of Mesivta Birchas Yitzchok in Los Angeles, spoke to our students last week.

Rabbi Tendler reminded our students to value the gifts and talents each person possesses and to never compare their opportunities and challenges to others.
Rabbi Tendler was in Atlanta to celebrate the bar mitzvah of his grandson Yehoshua Parnes, the son of Rabbi and Mrs. Moshe Parnes.

Learning Program  

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To encourage more Torah study on the the days that lead up to Shavous, the Yeshiva has begun a special learning incentive. Students are encouraged to keep track of the learning they do outside of class time, and will receive prizes for their accomplishments.