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Rabbi Israel Bak MP (1792 - 1874)

"B'K"

ויקיפדיה מאמר APA citation Tidhar, D. (1947). Entsiklopedyah le-halutse ha-yishuv u-vonav (Vol. 1, p. 59). Retrieved from Encyclopaedia Judaica states birth year is 1797. (Jeffrey Meyerson 15 May 2...

8/13/2007 3/24/2017

Israel ben Me’ir di Curiel was an important but little-known talmudist and preacher. Born sometime before 1500, he studied in the academy of Joseph Fasi in Edirne (Adrianople). Early on Curiel had hi...

11/1/2011 3/24/2017

Meir Meivar MP (1918 - 2000)

Meir Meivar (Hebrew: מאיר מיבר‎‎, born Meir Meiberg; Safed, Mandatory Palestine, 1918 – Jerusalem, Israel, 2000), was the Haganah commander of the city of Safed during the 1948 Arab–Israeli War. Meivar...

6/13/2009 3/6/2017

Shmuel Eliyahu (Hebrew: שמואל אליהו‎‎; b. 29 November 1956 (25 Kislev 5717)) is an Israeli rabbi. He is the Chief Rabbi of Safed, Israel , and a member of the Chief Rabbinate Council.

12/13/2008 3/6/2017

ויקיפדיה הרב אברהם שמחה הכהן קפלן (1911 - 1989) היה רבה של צפת במשך למעלה מ-40 שנה וחבר במועצת הרבנות הראשית לישראל. תולדותיו נולד בפולין ולמד אצל הרב מאיר באסין (שניפישוקר) בישיבת רמיילס, בישיבת...

3/6/2017 3/6/2017

Rabbi Aharon Ben Shimon MP (1860 - 1949)

ויקיפדיה אהרון בן שמעון הרב אהרון בן שמעון (ה'תר"ך - ה'תש"ט) היה רבה הראשי של צפת וראש "ישיבת מרן הבית יוסף", מייסד וראש ישיבת עץ חיים אלג'יר, רבה של הקהילה הספרדית בהונגריה ושליח עיר הקודש צפת ב...

3/6/2017 3/6/2017

Rabbi Yishmael HaCohen MP (1851 - 1929)

ר' ישמעאל הכהן אמו: מרת רבקה. אשתו: רבקה (בזיווג שני), ראשה (בזיווג שלישי). אחיו: ר' שמעון. מורו: ר' יוסף חיים - הבן איש חי. נולד בשנת ה'תרי"א בעיר יזד (איראן). נשא לאישה את נכדתו של הרב אברהם פאלאג'...

3/10/2014 3/6/2017

Solomon Eliezer Alfandari (Hebrew: שלמה אליעזר אלפנדרי‎‎) (c. 1826 – 1930), also known as the Saba Kadisha ("Holy Grandfather"), was a distinguished rabbi, kabbalist and rosh yeshiva in his native home...

3/5/2017 3/5/2017

:ויקיפדיה: רבי לייב מטערקיש-מאהילוב (כונה בשם ר' "לייב בעל היסורים"; ? - ט"ו בחשוון ה'תקצ"ד, 1833), מגדולי תלמידיו של בעל התניא. דמותו אפופת מסתורין, ולא ידועים פרטים רבים על דמותו מעשיו ופועלו. ביוג...

3/5/2017 3/5/2017

Rabbi Avraham Dov Aurbuch, From Avrithsh (Ovruch) MP (c.1760 - 1840)

"אד"ם", "הרבי מאבריץ", "בת עין", "הבת עין"

5/13/2010 3/5/2017

Rabbi Joseph Saragossi MP (1460 - 1507)

Joseph Saragossi , (Hebrew: יוסף סרגוסי‎‎) (1460 – 1507) was a Spanish-born rabbi and kabbalist of the 15th and 16th centuries. He is credited with developing Safed into an important Jewish and kabbali...

3/5/2017 3/5/2017

David Ben Zimra, RaDbaZ MP (1479 - 1573)

Rabbi David ben Solomon ibn (Abi) Zimra (Hebrew: דוד בן שלמה אבן אבי זמרא‎), also called Radbaz (רדב"ז) after the initials of his name, Rabbi David iBn Zimra, was an early Acharon of the fifteenth and ...

9/8/2014 3/5/2017

Rabbi Elazar ben Moshe Azikri (Hebrew: אלעזר בן משה אזכרי‎‎‎) (1533–1600) was a Jewish kabbalist, poet and writer, born in Safed to a Sephardic family who had settled in the Land of Israel after the ex...

3/4/2017 3/4/2017

Moshe ben Levi Najara MP (c.1508 - 1581)

Moses Najara I (or Najjara, c 1508 – 1581) was a Turkish rabbinical writer, son of Levi Najara, born probably at Safed. He lived at Damascus, where he was rabbi, and died there in 1581. He wrote a work...

11/17/2016 3/4/2017

Israel ben Moshe Najara MP (c.1555 - c.1625)

Israel Ben Moshe Najara ר' ישראל נג'ארה רבי ישראל נג׳ארה - פייטן ומהפכן רבי ישראל נג'ארה

11/1/2011 3/4/2017

Rabbi Joseph Della Reina MP (1418 - 1472)

Joseph della Reina (* 1418, † 1472 in Sidon) was a Kabbalistic-Messianic preacher in Galilee, who lived in Safed, and in an attempt to force salvation by a violent incantation, perished. His fate was...

3/4/2017 3/4/2017

Moshe Alshich, also spelled Alshech, (1508–1593), known as the Alshich Hakadosh (the Holy), was a prominent rabbi, preacher, and biblical commentator in the latter part of the 16th century. The Alshi...

3/3/2017 3/3/2017

ויקיפדיה: רבי משה בר יוסף מִטְרָאנִי (המבי"ט; 1500 - 1580), היה ראש ישיבה ופוסק, מחכמי צפת במאה ה-16. ביוגרפיה רבי משה מִטְרָאנִי נולד לרבי יוסף מטראני, בן למשפחת חכמים ממגורשי ספרד (1492) שהתייחסה...

3/3/2017 3/3/2017

Joseph Trani (1538–1639) or Joseph di Trani was a Talmudist of the latter part of the 16th century who lived in Greece. By contemporary scholars he was called Mahrimat (Hebrew: מהרימ"ט), and regarded a...

3/3/2017 3/3/2017

Hayyim Albalag MP (deceased)

Father in law (first) of Rabbi Yosef Karo

3/6/2011 3/2/2017

Pinchas Ben Yair MP (deceased)

Rabbi Pinchas ben Yair was Rabbi Shimon’s father-in-law. Seeing the terrible effects of the prolonged cave life upon the health of his son-in-law, Rabbi Pinchas ben Yair burst into tears, but Rabbi Shi...

4/25/2013 3/2/2017

Haim Vital MP (1534 - 1620)

"מהרח"ו או רח"ו"

Rabbi Hayyim ben Joseph Vital was born in Safed to Rabbi Joseph, a learned man and a maker of Tefillin. Rabbi Joseph had arrived in Safed years before from Calabria, Italy and was well known for his Te...

9/8/2014 3/2/2017

3/1/2017 3/1/2017

הרב שמחה קפלן בויקיפדיה

2/7/2009 9/15/2016

Shmuel Samuel Waxman MP (1907 - 1972)

Owned a religious bookstore in Jerusalem.

3/30/2009 6/13/2016

3/3/2016 3/3/2016

3/20/2010 2/28/2016

10/28/2010 2/28/2016

R' Nathan Eichenstein, Admur Zhidachov-Tel Aviv MP (c.1920 - 1976)

"R' Nathan Eichenstein Admur Zhidachov"

7/28/2011 2/28/2016

Brucha Freida Eichenstein MP (b. - 1982)

8/17/2010 2/27/2016

Shmuel Heller, ABD Safed MP (1809 - 1884)

from Wikipedia: Rabbi Shmuel Heller: The Forgotten Leader of Safed Updated from MyHeritage Family Trees by SmartCopy : Aug 24 2015, 18:39:42 UTC

2/7/2009 8/24/2015

Goldie Segal MP (1874 - 1937)

5/31/2015 5/31/2015

Moshe ben Jacob Cordovero "RaMaK" MP (1522 - 1570)

"RaMaK", "Moshe ben Jacob Cordovero"

His birthplace is unknown, but the name Cordovero indicates that his family originated in Córdoba, Spain and perhaps fled from there during the expulsion of 1492 during the Spanish Inquisition. His Heb...

2/24/2012 1/16/2015

Shimon Bar Yochai, Rashbi - MP (80 - 160)

"Simeon bar Yochai", "רבן שמעון בר יוחאי", "Rabban Shimon bar Yochai", "Rashbi"

Simeon bar Yochai ,  also known by his acronym Rashbi, was a famous 1st-century Tannaic (Mishnaic, ed.) sage in ancient Israel, active after the destruction of the Second Temple in 70 CE. He was one of...

4/25/2013 10/4/2014

Moshe Yehoshua Luria MP (b. - c.1555)

"son of the Ari HaKadosh", "בן האר"י הקדוש"

Son of the HaAri HaKadosh

6/23/2008 1/25/2014

Hosea son of Beeri, (Hebrew: הוֹשֵׁעַ, Modern Hoshea, Tiberian Hôšēăʻ; "Salvation"; Greek Ὠσηέ, Ōsēe)i, was an 8th-century BC prophet in Israel who authored the book of prophecies bearing his name. He ...

2/12/2011 1/21/2014

Rabbi Yitzhak Luria, Ha'Ari HaKadosh MP (1534 - 1572)

"יִצְחַק לוּרְיָא", "Yitzchak Luria", ""HaAri"", "Yitzhak Ben Shlomo Ashkenazi", "Arizal", "The Lion", "HaAri HaKadosh"

I saac Luria (1534 – July 25, 1572) (Hebrew: Yitzhak Lurya יִצְחַק לוּרְיָא ), also called Yitzhak Ben Shlomo Ashkenazi and known as "The Ari", "Ari-Hakadosh", or "Arizal," meaning "The Lion," was a fo...

6/23/2008 1/21/2014

Rabbi Israel Ben Shlomo Ashkenazi, of Shklov MP (1770 - 1839)

"רבי ישראל משקלוב", "Rabbi Israel of Shklov", "ר' ישראל משקלוב", "פרוש אשכנזי"

Yisroel ben Shmuel Ashkenazi of Shklov (ca. 1770–May 22, 1839) was a Talmudist, one of a group of Talmudical scholars of Shklov who were attracted to Vilna by Elijah Gaon (1720–97). He gained Elijah's ...

7/6/2008 1/21/2014

Elijah / Ilyas bin Yasin, Prophet MP (deceased)

"Elijah the prophet", "Very Unlikely"

Eiljah the Prophet - Wikipedia * Why is Elijah Invited during the Seder? * אליהו הנביא – קישור ויקיפדיה - עברית Elijah ( /ɪˈlaɪdʒə/;[1] also Elias /ɪˈlaɪ.əs/; Hebrew: אליהו, Eliyahu, meaning "Yahweh is...

2/16/2009 1/21/2014

Shlomo ha-Levi Alkabetz MP (1500 - 1580)

Shlomo ha-Levi Alkabetz , also spelt Alqabitz, Alqabes; ( שלמה אלקבץ) (c.1500, Thessaloniki– 1580, Safed ) was a rabbi, kabbalist and poet perhaps best known for his composition of the song Lecha Dodi;...

2/24/2012 1/21/2014

Rabbi Yosef ben Ephraim Karo MP (1488 - 1575)

"Joseph", "Josef", "Caro", "ha-Mechaber (Hebrew: "The Author")", "Maran (Aramaic: "Our Master")", "מחבר"

Joseph ben Ephraim Karo , also spelled Yosef Caro, or Qaro, (Toledo, 1488 – Safed, 1575) was author of the last great codification of Jewish law, the Shulchan Aruch, which is still authoritative for al...

6/23/2008 1/21/2014

Rabbi Yaakov Beirav MP (1474 - 1546)

"Jacob Berab", "Jacob Berav", "Jacob Bei-Rav", "Yacob Berav", "Yacob Bei-Rav"

Jacob Berab , Berav or Bei-Rav, (b. Moqueda, nr. Toledo, Castilian Spain, 1474 - d. Safed, Ottoman sanjak of Safed, April 3, 1546), was an influential rabbi and talmudist best known for his attempt to ...

8/4/2007 1/21/2014