Raavad - ראב"ד

R’ Menachem Bursteyn

R’ Menachem Bursteyn 713 900 rhecht

From Puah: לימודים והשכלה: הרב התחנך בילדותו ב”ישיבת הרב קוק” – אורגוואי, דרום אמריקה. עם עלותו ארצה למד ב”מרכז שפירא” ומשם המשיך חינוך יסודי בממ”ד “תחכמוני” בחדרה. את הישיבה התיכונית למד בישיבתו של אדמו”ר ישיבת בני עקיבא “בית שמואל” בחדרה. במסגרת הישיבה ערך מחקר ביולוגי באוניברסיטת בר-אילן. משם עלה לעיר הקודש וקבע את ישיבתו בישיבת…

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HaRav Giora Brenner שליט”א

HaRav Giora Brenner שליט”א 490 490 rhecht

Rosh Yeshiva, Hilchata Nachliel

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Baal Hanefesh

Baal Hanefesh 250 1111 rhecht

This uses a variation of Raavad tying. It’s al pi Kabbala 7-7-7-7 but the second chulya is all white, since the Techeiles ones are Domeh L’Rakia/Shamayim, and the remainder makes it add up to 28 which has some Koach. Some Yemenite Jews will also do 28 (even though 26 is YKVK) since there is some…

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Sefer HaChinuch Method with Sephardi Winds

Sefer HaChinuch Method with Sephardi Winds 1920 2560 rhecht

From Ptil Tekhelet: This method defines a chulyah as a group of three twists. It has 13 chulyot, and alternates white and Tekhelet between them, starting and ending with a chulyah of white. Those chulyot are distributed between five (double) knots with three chulyot between the top four knots and four chulyot between the fourth…

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Rabbi Heschel Weiner

Rabbi Heschel Weiner 1800 2100 rhecht

From http://deepchicago.org/staff.html: Rabbi Heschel Weiner holds a Masters in Education (Educational Psychology) from Loyola University and Rabbinic Ordination from the Hebrew Theological College. He has been involved in education for our community for almost forty years, teaching at Hillel Torah Day School, Ida Crown Jewish Academy, Fasman Yeshiva High School, Hebrew Theological College and the…

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7-8-11-13 with 7 Chulyos – Rabbi Heschel Weiner’s Method

7-8-11-13 with 7 Chulyos – Rabbi Heschel Weiner’s Method 720 1280 rhecht

The Riva (ריב״א) variation of Rav Heschel Weiner (formerly Chicago today Ma’ale Adumim.) The variation keeps with today’s 7-8-11-13 by adding extra blue wraps on the first 3 and white on the fourth. 3 white – 4 techelet 3 white – 5 techelet 3 white – 8 techelet 13 white

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Rabbi Avraham Gislason

Rabbi Avraham Gislason 1150 1648 rhecht

From breslovthornhill.ca: “Rav Avraham Gislason took the helm of the Shul after our first rav, and now nasi, became the rav of HAYC in London, England. Rav Gislason studied in Aish HaTorah Yeshiva in Yerushalayim, as well as Darchei Torah, Nesiv Olam, Kollel Avreichim, and Yeshivas Ner Yisroel all of which are in Toronto. He…

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Rav Avraham Gaon

Rav Avraham Gaon 1920 2158 rhecht

Rabbi Avraham Gaon learned for many years under the guidance of great Rabbanim both in Eretz Yisrael and the United States. For eight years he learned in Kollel Mekor Haim and was a Talmid Muvhak of HaGaon HaRav Eliyahu Ben Haim Shlita and HaGaon HaRav Naftali Gan Zvi Shlita. He received his Yoreh Yoreh and…

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Yosef Eli Steinberg

Yosef Eli Steinberg 1080 1087 rhecht


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Rabbi Meir Orlian

Rabbi Meir Orlian 5000 7487 rhecht

Rabbi Meir Orlian is a faculty member of the Business Halacha Institute, headed by HaRav Chaim Kohn, a noted dayan. He also is Rav Beit Knesset Kehillati at Yad Binyamin, Israel. To receive BHI’s free newsletter, Business Weekly, send an e-mail to subscribe@businesshalacha.com. For questions regarding business halacha issues, or to bring a BHI lecturer…

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