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The Soul of Mincha with Shlomo Katz

We were privileged to be joined at this past Thursday’s Torat Chaim Seminar by Reb Shlomo Katz.  Reb Shlomo revealed to us the “Soul of Mincha”, sharing ...

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Return and Learn

Over a period of more than a month, the Yeshiva has hosted more than thirty alumni who have decided to spend their winter breaks returning to the yeshiva for Return & Learn.   Return ...

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Shomron Tiyul - Homeward Bound Week

While half of the yeshiva journeyed to Poland, the students who remained were treated to special shiurim and tiyulim with the theme of “Homeward Bound”, highlighting the story of ...

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The Secrets of Safrut

As part of our Thursday "Torat Chaim Seminar" program, we had the incredible opportunity  hearing, learning and seeing the world of "Safrut" and its applications. Our very ...

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The Head and Heart - Jewish Relationships with Gila Manolson

As part of our Thursday "Torat Chaim Seminar", our talmidim had the privelege of hearing a talk about healthy relationships through the lens of Torah and Judaism. It was an enlightening ...

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"Big Brother" Mesiba

As part of the joyous mood of Chanuka, Yeshivat Lev HaTorah opened its doors for our 22 "Little Brothers" from the Ahavat Yisrael school in Ramat Beit Shemesh. Once a week, a special ...

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Chanukah Hisvaadus with Yosef Karduner and Rav Judah Mischel

 Yosef Karduner is a world famous musican known for his beautiful niggunim and unique approach to Jewish Music. On this night, the Yeshiva got to experience first hand that music is not just ...

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Matching Campaign Celebration

After successfully raising $613,506 in our Matching Campaign, it was incumbent upon us to gather together to give thanks and praise to Hashem and all of our supporters for this outpouring of love ...

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HACHNASAT SEFER TORAH AT THE KOTEL

Thursday, November 3rd was the first Yahrzeit of Rav Mordechai Machlis’ wife, Rebbetzin Henny Machlis, zt”l.  The Machlis family donated a Sefer Torah to the Kotel in her ...

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YOM IYUN ON THE IMPORTANCE OF TORAH LEARNING

We opened the new Winter Zman this year with a special day entirely devoted to the topic of Torah learning.  Rav Yitzchak Breitowitz, Rosh Yeshiva of Ohr Sameach, began the day with ...

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Softball Tournament

Before the beginning of Winter Zman, the yeshiva students boarded buses and travelled to Petach Tikva for our annual Inter-Shiur Softball tournament.  The purpose, of course, is for ...

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Hakafot Shniyot

Shmini Atzeret/Simchat Torah was enthusiastically celebrated with song and dance here at the yeshiva.  The evening began with Rav Boaz auctioning off the honor to say the “Ata ...

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Preparing for the King: Chaim Dovid and Selichos

In preperation for Rosh Hashana, the Yeshiva travelled to Old City of Jerusalem, the heart of the world, to prepare for the new year. To begin the night, we had ...

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Wadi Qelt

Last Thursday, the yeshiva journeyed to the Judean Desert, east of Jerusalem for a challenging but beautiful hike in Wadi Qelt. Long walks along the trail were punctuated by frequent opportunities ...

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Speedy Kef and Family BBQ

On Sunday, the entire Yeshiva,  along with the Rebbeim and their families spent the afternoon at "Speedy Kef", which offers a large swimming pool, small fields for soccer ...

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Aliyah L'Yerushalayim

  On the first full day of yeshiva, after Orientation in the morning, we made “aliyah l’regel” to Yerushalayim.  Our first stop was Har Adar, which ...

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First Day Chaburot

What better way to begin the first full day of Yeshiva than a shiur on the topic of the Kedushat Beit HaMidrash (the sanctity of the Beit Midrash), the place where we will be spending so ...

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Arrivals and Ice Cream

The Lev HaTorah Group Flight arrived at Ben Gurion Airport in great spirits, ready to get started with an amazing year, after having the pleasure of being escorted by Rav ...

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Mesibat Siyum

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Our Lag B'Omer began on Wednesday with the treat of hosting a group of Talmidim from the Yeshivat Hesder of Ramat Gan who came to learn about the themes and reasons for the celebrations of Lag ...

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Golan Tiyul

We began our three-day journey with Shacharit at Tel Yizrael, a lookout over Emek Yizrael region, filled with stories from Tanach and Modern Israeli History. Following Shacharit and Breakfast, we ...

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Yom HaZikaron and Yom HaAtzmaut

Yom HaZikaron is not a day where we simply remember the sacrifices that our brothers and sisters have made for Am Yisrael and Eretz Yisrael. It is a day on which we are required to look deep ...

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Erev Pesach Yom Iyun

The winter z’man came to an exciting conclusion with Lev Hatorah’s first annual Gemara “chidon.” This was the culmination of an intensive study of perek Arvei Peachim, ...

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Meah Shearim Shabbaton

The Meah Shearim Shabbaton is one of the unique optional shabbatonim that we offer throughout the year.  The talmidim slept in the Karlin-Stolin yeshiva, and enjoyed the ...

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A Day in Tel Aviv

On Wednesday, March 30th Yeshivat Lev HaTorah ventured to Tel Aviv, for our first ever "Day in TelAviv."  The day was filled with exploring and ...

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Purim Chagiga

For a Purim Chagiga, there are no words to describe the Simcha and outpouring of comraderie. Hopefully the pictures will give you a glimpse.   

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Rosh Chodesh Hisvaadus with Alex Clare

On Rosh Chodesh Adar, we had the opportunity to spend the night celebrating with world-famous singer-songwriter Alex Clare.    Clare has several hits that have reached Number One ...

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Rav Schachter Visits

The talmidim at Yeshivat Lev HaTorah had the tremendous zchus to spend the morning with Rav Hershel Schachter, Rosh Yeshiva at Yeshiva University and mentor to many of the Rebbeim in the Yeshiva. ...

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Jerusalem Marathon and Team Lev LaChayal

The Jerusalem Marathon has recently become one of the most exciting events of the year. Joining together with over 30,000 runners from all over the world, our talmidim ...

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Rosh HaAyin Shabbaton

On Parshat Vayakel, Rav Michael Cytrin took his morning shiur to Rosh Ha’Ayin, for a “Yemenite Shabbaton”.   Our talmidim slept at the homes of the local Yemenite ...

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Tzfat Tiyul and Shabbaton

We began our Journey at the resting place of Rabbi Shimon Bar Yochi in Meron.  With song and dance we hiked through the unbelievable rivers and enchanted forests of Nachal Amud, and ...

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Midbar Yehuda Tiyul

We began our "Midbar Yehuda" tiyul with a challenging hike through the breathtaking Wadi Darja. In the late afternoon, the yeshiva took the talmidim to a Dead Sea spa, where they ...

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Rebbe Nachman's Stories - A Film

As part of our regular Thursday afternoon “Torat Chaim Seminars”, we hosted Tzvi Fischman, producer and director of "Rebbe Nachman’s Stories." Tzvi told his fascinating ...

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The Depth of Shechitta

One of the goals of the Thursday “Torat Chaim Seminar” program is to explore topics in Judaism that do not get covered in the regular curriculum, in an experiential, hands-on manner. ...

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Coach Charlie Cohen

As part of our “Torat Chaim” Seminars, we were honored to have Coach "Charlie" Cohen from Sharon Massachusetts, who shared his own unbelievable “Bad News Bears” ...

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The 4th Annual Shurat HaDin Lecture at Lev HaTorah.

Our yeshiva was proud to again host Nitsana Darshan-Leightner to speak at the yeshiva. We wish to publicly acknowledge the generosity of Mr. Ian and Sarah Maged of Toronto, for sponsoring this ...

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Exploring The Land (Non-Poland Trip) Day Two

On Wednesday, Dec. 16th, we set out on a two day journey with focus on the "heroes of Eretz Yisrael." We went to Zichron Yaakov and learnt about the brave early pioneers, the Carmel ...

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Exploring The Land (Non-Poland Trip) Day One

While half the shana alef talmidim were in Poland, the talmidim is Eretz Yisrael spent a day of Working the Land and discovering Hashem's awesome Creations. In the morning we volunteered at a ...

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Candle Lighting with Aleh

On the 3rd night of Chanuka a group of 20 students traveled to the Aleh center (a special-needs care center) to lead a festive Chanuka party. The students brought their special “Lev HaTorah ...

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Big Brother Chanukah Mesiba

As part of the joyous mood of Chanuka, Yeshivat Lev HaTorah opened its doors for our 22 "Little Brothers" from the Ahavat Yisrael school in Ramat Beit Shemesh. Once a week, a special ...

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Steve Gar - Gush Etzion Counter Terror Unit

We had an amazing opportunity this past Thursday to hear from a member of the Elite Gush Etzion Counter Terror Unit, Steve Gar. Before he was scheduled to speak, he got an emergency call so we had ...

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Eilat Tiyul

Early in the morning, our talmidim began a three-day trip to Eilat that they will not soon forget. It was 72 hours of non-stop action, and included: hiking Har HaGamal into the great Rimon Crater, ...

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A Journey of Truth

As part of our Thursday Torat Chaim Seminars the talmidim heard from our very own, Yochanan Castillanos.  Yochanan, originally a minister in a San Antonian church, together with his ...

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The World of Tefillin

 We had the incredible opporunity this week of hearing from a world-renown Sofer who gave us a hand-on demonstration of what goes into making a pair of tefillin. Delving into each intricate ...

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Yerushalayim Shabbaton

Spending Shabbat Parshat Va’era in the Old City of Jerusalem was truly an eye-opener to the wonders of our eternal capital! Our minyan at the Kotel was joined by Jews of all ...

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Chessed Day

    One of the highlights of the year is our "Yom Chesed" in Yerushalayim. The talmidim split up into groups and made their way to Shaarei Tzedek Hospital, Pantry ...

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Pre-Zman Softball Tournament

Before "Choref Zman" began, the Yeshiva went out to a nearby Kibbutz to play an intense but fun Softball tournament. The teams were split up by shiurim, with the Rabbeim leading the ...

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Wadi Qelt Tiyul

Last Thursday, the yeshiva journeyed to the Judean Desert, east of Jerusalem for a challenging but beautiful hike in Wadi Qelt.  Long walks along the trail were punctuated by frequent ...

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Chaim Dovid Kumzitz and Selichos at the Kotel

In preperation for Rosh Hashana, the Yeshiva travelled to Old City of Jerusalem, the heart of the world, to prepare for the new year. To begin the night, we had ...

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Scenes from the Beit Midrash (Nitzavim)

Just a small glimpse into the beautiful atmosphere of the Lev Hatorah Beit Midrash.

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A Beach, A Base, A Big Chessed, and Baba Sali

We started off the day at the beautiful beach in Ashdod where we swam in the warm water of the Mediterranean Sea. even though we woke up to the unique sandstorm that enveloped the country, that ...

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Speedy Kef and Family BBQ

On Thursday, the entire Yeshiva along with the Rebbeim and their families spent the afternoon at "Speedy Kef" where everyone got to enjoy a refreshing pool and some nice fields for games ...

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Neal Lazarus - Middle East Expert

With so much going on around us these days on the geo-political stage, it is important for us to be as "in-the-know" as mush as we can. Neal Lazarus is a world-renown political ...

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Aliyah L'Yerushalayim

After a morning of orientation, we were off to Yerushalayim. our first stop was Har Adar, a spectacular look out point of all directions in Israel. Next stop was the Haas Promenade, overlooking ...

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First Day Chaburot

What better way to start off our first full day as a Yeshiva than to learn in the Beit Midrash.  The Yeshiva split up into chaburot and spent a good part of the morning learning about the ...

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Meet and Greet Ice Cream Party

A tradition here at Lev HaTorah, upon arriving at Yeshiva and after having a hot dinner, the Talmidim and Rebbeim enjoyed a delicous Ice Cream Party! This was a really amazing opportunity for ...

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Group Flight Arrival

The Lev HaTorah Group Flight arrived at Ben Gurion Airport with amazing energy ready to get started with an amazing year! The guys came off the plane in great spirits after having the ...

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Rebbeim Leil Tefilla at the Kotel

For the last 14 years, the staff of Yeshivat Lev HaTorah goes to the Kotel for an inspiring evening of Tefilla. We thank Hashem for the good that has been bestowed on the yeshiva and daven for the ...

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Golan Tiyul: Day Three

On our final day, our first stop was rafting down the rapids and crystal clear water of the Hetzbani River. After rafting, we headed towards Moshav Sha'al for amazing cherry picking in the ...

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Golan Tiyul: Day Two

We woke up to a beautiful sunrise over the Kinneret and with that view, we davened Shacharit.  The Yeshiva split into two groups. One group took the extreme hike of the "Nakik ...

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Golan Tiyul: Day One

We began our three-day journey with Shacharit at Tel Yizrael, a lookout over Emek Yizrael region, filled with stories from Tanach and Modern Israeli History. Following Shacharit and Breakfast, we ...

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Ezra Yachin - A Hero of the Palmach

In preparation for Yom Yerushalayim, Lev HaTorah had the wonderful opportunity to hear from Ezra “Elnakam” Yachin, a former fighter of the Lechi during pre-state Israel. Ezra told the ...

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Yom Yerushalayim

We started off this beautiful chag with a Tefilla Chagigit at the home of Rav Benny Eisner Z'L, hero of the IDF and teacher to thousands of Talmidim in Israel and America. After our song ...

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Lag B'Omer Carnival

After catching up on some sleep that we needed after the trip to Meron, we opened our campus to the community to a massive carnival for children and families to take part in the joy of Lag ...

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Community-Wide Hadlaka

After Maariv on Thursday night, we had our annual Lag Baomer hadlaka. It began with a short but powerful sicha from Rav Binyamin Flintenstein, Rav of the Ohev Yisrael in Ramat Shilo. Together with ...

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Yom HaAtzmaut Day Outing

Is there a better way to celebrate Yom HaAtzmaut than with Torah, Israel and good food? On Yom HaAtzmaut, we were privileged to take advantage of the amazing miracles that Hashem provides for ...

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Yom HaAtzmaut: Tefillat MaAvar and Chagiga

Thank you to Rabbi and Mrs. Melvin Burg for sponsoring this beautiful event.  The transition from Yom HaZikaron to Yom HaAtzmaut is one of the most polarizing emotional experiences of the ...

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Yom HaZikaron

Yom HaZikaron is not a day where we simply remember the sacrifices that our brothers and sisters have made for Am Yisrael and Eretz Yisrael. It is a day where we are required to look deep within ...

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Chevron Shabbaton

As the "Winter Zman" comes to a closing, together as a yeshiva we spent a powerful Shabbat in Chevron, Ir HaAvot.  All the students slept at the Gutnik Center, overlooking the ...

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Shomron Tiyul

Bright and early we began our day with Shacrhis at the Kever of Shmuel HaNavi. 16 hours later, we returned to yeshiva, inspired by the people of the Shomron, the Tanach coming alive at each place, ...

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Matanos LeEvyonim with Lemaan Achai

Every year, Lev HaTorah talmidim have the tremendous opportunity to be involved in one of the most important mitzvot of the day; Matanos LeEvyonim.  Working alongside volunteers at ...

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Erev Parshas Zachor Hisvaadus with Rav Meizlish

Erev Parshas Zachor, we had the tremendous zchus to hear from Rav Yaakov Meizlish, author of the Sefer   . In his own unique style, rav meizlish imbued in the talmidim the ...

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Mrs. Leah Kaufman - A Shining Light From a Dark World

Born in Hertza (Herta), Romania, in 1932, after living through unimaginable horrors, Leah Kaufman, at the age of nine and a half, became the sole survivor of her parents and six siblings. In 1948, ...

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Tzfat Tiyul and Shabbaton

We began our Journey in the hills of  Naftali and Nachal Dishon ,  in a awesome ATV adventure.  We rode through rain, rivers, and massive valleys, seeing the unbelievable nature of ...

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Magen David Adom Blood Drive #2

Magen David Adom called and said they are in urgent need for blood donations. Lev HaTorah stepped up the moment we heard and donated over 50 pints of blood! Kol HaKavod to everyone who was ...

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A Day with Rav Hershel Schachter

The talmidim at Yeshivat Lev HaTorah had the tremendous zchus to spend a day with Rav Hershel Schachter, Rosh Yeshiva at Yeshiva University and mentor to many of the Rebbeim in the ...

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Neal Lazarus-Middle East Expert

With so much going on around us these days on a global level, it is important for us to be as "in-the-know" as mush as we can. Neal Lazarus is a world-renown political analyst and was ...

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Midbar Yehuda Tiyul

We began our "Midbar Yehuda" tiyul with an exciting breath taking hike through the awesome Canyon of Darja, in the North Dead Sea. In the late afternoon we had the special treat of ...

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Beit Shemesh Tiyul-Exploring our Backyard

The hills surrounding Beit Shemesh are rich with Tanach and Jewish History. As part of our Thursday Torat Chaim seminars, we took a tiyul exploring the hills of Beit Shemesh. We began in the ...

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Nitsana Darshan-Leitner of Shurat HaDin Law Group

We had the great privilege of hearing from Mrs. Nitsana Darshan-Leitner of Shurat HaDin. Shurat HaDin is an Israeli based civil rights organization and world leader in combating the terrorist ...

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Return and Learn Sessions

One of the most exciting times of the year is Return and Learn Week when our alumni come back to the Yeshiva to visit and recharge their batteries. During this time, we take the opportunity to ...

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Kumzitz with Yosef Karduner

 Yosef Karduner is a world famous musican known for his beautiful niggunim and unique approach to Jewish Music. On this night, the Yeshiva got to experience first hand that music is not just ...

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Big Brother Program Chanukah Celebration

Every year, Talmidim from the Yeshiva volunteer at a local school committing their afternoons to mentoring and befriending children in the community. In celebration of the beautiful relationships ...

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Shlomo Katz-Soul of Chanukah

A truly inspiring and uplifting night with Reb Shlomo Katz. The audio from the evening can be found ...

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First Night of Chanukah Lighting

Every night of Chanukah is unique but there is something about special about that first night, with the first candle.  Every night in the Yeshiva, after lighting, the custom of the Yeshiva ...

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Shana Bet Gedolim Tour

The Shana Bet Talmidim embarked on a journey too Yerushalayim to meet some of the important figures in the Jewish world today, meeting personalaites such as Rav Avigdor Neventzal, Rav A.C Feuer, ...

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19 of Kislev Fabrengen

The 19th of Kislev is commonly known as the "Rosh Hashana of Chassidus". It is a day celebrated worldwide, predominantly by the Chabad Chassidus. It is also a day celebrating the release ...

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Eilat Tiyul

On Sunday morning the Shana Alef boys began their trip down to Eilat. It was 72 hours of non stop action, including, hiking Nachal Tamar, the majesticl Mountains of Har Amir, camping out in the ...

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Shana Bet Dead Sea Tiyul

After an amazing month and a half of Choref Zman, the Shana Bet talmidim took a well needed breather and headed out to the Dead Sea for a breath taking hike.

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The Path of the Lamed Hey

Lev HaTorah went back to Israel pre-state, and traced the battle of the 35 soldiers of the Palmach attempting to break the siege on Gush Etzion. We began at the starting point of the 35, not far ...

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A Journey to Truth

s part of our Thursday Torat Chaim Seminars the talmidim heard from our very own, Yochanan Castillanos.  Yochanan, originally a minister in a San Antonian church, together with his wife, ...

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Magen David Adom Blood Drive

We had the amazing opportunity to host a Magen David Adom Blood Drive in the Yeshiva. Open to the surrounding community of Ramat Shilo, we collected over 80 pints of blood, the highest amount ...

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Yerushalayim Chessed Day

The first day of Zman began this week and we started it off with the living Torah of Chessed. The guys split up into groups and made their way through soup kitchens helping feed the needy, ...

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Pre-Zman Softball Tournament

Before "Choref Zman" began the Yeshiva went out to a nearby Kibbutz to play an intense but fun Softball tournament. The Teams were split up by respective shiurim, with the Rabbeim ...

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Chaim Dovid Kumzitz and Selichos at The Kotel

Just barely 36 hours before Rosh Hashana, the Yeshiva made our way to the Old City to be at the heart of the world to prepare for the new year. To begin the night, we had an uplifting kumztiz ...

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Wadi Kelt

Our Journey into Wadi Kelt began with an unforgettable bus ride down the valley with curves taking us virtually off the cliff. Wadi Kelt was beautiful with its great refreshing springs along the ...

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Peppers, Beaches, and the IDF

Our first tiyul of the year began at a beautiful pepper field near Rehovot. In conjunction with Project Leket, an organization that organizes volunteers to pick fruits and vegetables for the ...

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Speedy Kef and Family BBQ

Why wouldn't you celebrate the new class of Lev HaTorah by spending a day in the beautiful mountains surrounding Bet Shemesh?   On Sunday, September 7, the entire Yeshiva along with ...

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Opening Day Chaburas

On Thursday, September 4th, we began our Yeshiva year with a learning seder dedicated to understanding the Beit Medrash. Being that the Beit Medrash will be the launching pad for everything that ...

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Arrivals and Ice Cream

In one of the most exciting events of the year, all of the Madrichim converged on Ben Gurion Airport to greet the incoming Shana Aleph students. After everyone arrived, we made our way back to the ...

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Golan Tiyul and Shabbaton

 Our "end of the year" 4 day tiyul to the Golan was unforgettable.  We hiked through the massive waterfalls and rivers of the Golan, Kayaked down the Jordan River, and learnt ...

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Shabbos with Rav Yitzchak Septimus and the Community Hadlaka

         Preperations for Lag Ba'Omer began already Shabbos with a guest Mashpia, Rav Yistzchak Septimus.  Rav Septimus shared beautiful pieces of Torah on the ...

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Lag B'Omer Carnival

 After catching up on some sleep, at 2:30pm, we opened our campus to the community to a massive carnival. All the booths and games were run by our very own talmidim.  The carnival ...

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Rabbi Sharon Shalom-The First Ethiopian Rabbi

 A part of our Thursday Torat Chaim Seminars we had the unbelievable opportunity to hear from Rabbi Sharon Shalom, the first Ethiopian Rabbi to receive Israel Rabbanut Semicha. ...

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Rabbi Yaakov Haber-Sefirot

 Sefirat HaOmer is a time not just of counting time, but making time count.  Rabbi Yaakov Haber, a Rav in Ramat Beit Shemesh, and a distinguished personality in the Torah world, came to ...

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Yom HaAtzmaut-Celebrating the Land

 The day began with a beautiful tefilla with Hallel led by Rav Boaz Mori.  We then had the privilege of having Rav Moshe Tzuriel shlita (former mashgiach of ...

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Yom HaHatzmaut-Yeshiva Chagiga

 For Leil Yom Haatzmaut, the Greater Ramat Shilo community joined us in our Beit Midrash for an inspiring night of Tefilla and Hodah (Thankfulness) to Hashem. The Tefilla was powerful, as was ...

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Yom HaZikaron-A Day With the Nation

 We began our Yom Hazikaron in Gush Etzion, where we heard fro Mrs. Cheryl Mandel, a bereaved mother of a soldier who was killed in action. Mrs. Mandel helped personalize the day for us. We ...

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Yom HaZikaron Yeshiva Tekes

  We began this day of heart-wrenching memories and introspection into our own lives by remembering the lives, and not the deaths, of our country's greatest heros. We heard from a few of ...

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Ezra Yachin-A Hero of Independence

In preparation for Yom Haatzmaut, Lev HaTorah had the wonderful opportunity to hear from Ezra “Elnakam” Yachin, a former fighter of the Lechi during pre-state Israel. Ezra told the ...

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Rav Natanel's Shiur Chessed Day

 As Choref Zman winds down and the weather begins to turn, it is hard to recognize the coming of the Spring. In celebation of the renewal of the seasons, Rav Natanel's shiur went out to an ...

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Matzah Baking

 An integral part of growth in Judaism is learning through doing. While it is important to learn about the halachot of Pesach and prepare for the seder by understanding the Haggadah, it also ...

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Jerusalem Marathon

Lev HaTorah has made it a tradition over the last couple of years to be an integral and vital member of the Jerusalem Marathon. This year, with a significant majority of the talmidim running in ...

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Purim 5774

Baruch Hashem, Purim once again proved to be a very special day in the year at Lev HaTorah. After shabbos, we had an energetic Chagiga filled with song, dance and great laughs at the shtick and ...

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Rosh Chodesh Adar In Chevron

 On Rosh Chodesh Adar, the yeshiva made its way to the resting place of the Avos in Chevron to continue our celebration of the month of Adar. We started off the day with a beautiful Rosh ...

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Rosh Chodesh Adar Dodgeball Tourney

In the spirit of Rosh Chodesh Adar, the yeshiva combined both silliness and the act of giving in one beautiful night. For over an hour, the different shiurim went head-to-head in a ...

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Tzfat Shabbaton and Tiyul

 We began our Journey at the resting place of Rabbi Shimon Bar Yochi in Meron.  With song and dance we hiked through the unbelievable rivers and enchanted forests of Nachal Amud, and ...

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Rav Schachter Visits Yeshiva

 This week, we have the privilidge of having Rav Schachter shlit"a, in our Yeshiva. Rav Schachter started off the morning by visiting each shiur and having a personal discussion with the ...

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Rav Paltiel's Shiur Chesed Outing

This Thursday, Rav Paltiel and his amazing shiur took a break from morning seder and went to Yerushalyim to give back to the Jewish People. The Talmidim had the amazing zchus to work at the Ohr ...

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Public Speaking Seminar

 As part of the Torat Chaim Seminars we invited Mr. Neil Lazarous to give a seminar on public Speaking.  Mr. Lazarous taught the talmidim skills and techniques on how to speak in public, ...

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Midbar Yehuda Tiyul

 We began our "Midbar Yehuda" tiyul with an exciting breath taking hike through the awesome Canyon of Darja, in the North Dead Sea. In the late afternoon we had the special treat of ...

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A Journey to Truth

 As part of out Thursday Torat Chaim Seminars the talmidim heard from our very own, Yochanan Castillanos.  Yochanan, originally a minister in a San Antonian church, together ...

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Rav Shmuel Brazil

 We had the privelege to host Rav Shmuel Brazil, Rosh Yeshiva of Yeshivat Zeev HaTorah and renowned composer, in Yeshiva. Rav Brazil's unique approach to Torah and Music truly inspired our ...

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Alumni Trip to Chevron

 As part of our Return and Learn Alumni program, we spent a beautiful morning in Chevron. We arrived in Chevron and got to hear some beautiful words of Torah from Rav Simcha Hochbaum followed ...

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Yom Alumni

Every year we are zoche to have tens of alumni come back and visit the Yeshiva. As part of our annual Return and Learn Alumni Program, when the rest of the yeshiva was out on a tiyul, our ...

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Alumni Panel

As part of our Return and Learn Alumni Program, we have the great zchus of our Alumni sharing thier college expeirences with us. An integral part of Yeshiva is preparing our talmidim for life ...

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Sderot and Tzeilim Army Base

 We began our day in Sderot, meeting with Sderot Media, touring the city and gaining an understanding what Sderot (and many other places in the South) have been living through the past 11 ...

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Erev Hisromemus with Yosef Karduner

 Yosef Karduner is a world famous musican known for his beautiful niggunim and unique approach to Jewish Music. On this night, the Yeshiva got to experience first hand that music is not just ...

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Exploring Our Backyard

 The hills surrounding Beit Shemesh are rich with Tanach and Jewish History.  As part of our Thursday Torat Chaim seminars, we took a tiyul exploring the hills of Beit Shemesh.  We ...

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The World of Tefillin

 We had the incredible opporunity this week of hearing from a world-renown Sofer who gave us a hand-on demonstration of what goes into making a pair of tefillin. Delving into each intricate ...

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Chanukah Carnival

 On Monday, Dec. 2, the 6th day of Chanuka, we had our "Yom Shekulo Ohr," the day that is full of the light of giving.  The day began with an unbelievable carnival for an ...

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The Soul of Chanukah with Shlomo Katz

On Sunday night, the 5th ner of Chanuka, we all gathered together surrounded by just the lights of the Menora to an uplifting night with Rav Shlomo Katz.  Rav Shlomo took us away with his ...

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Night Tour of Har HaZeitim

 After spending an eye opening day in Aish HaTorah's Discovery Seminar, we took a night tour of Har Hazeitim.  We saw unbelievable views of Har Habayit from the eastern side, we visited ...

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Mrs. Leah Kaufman - A Shining Light From a Dark World

 Born in Hertza (Herta), Romania, in 1932, after living through unimaginable horrors, Leah Kaufman, at the age of nine and a half, became the sole survivor of her parents and six siblings. In ...

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Hachnasat Sefer Torah

 Ramat Shilo, the Lev Hatorah community, is home to many different types of Jews. Ashkenzi, Sefardi, Chassidic, Lithuanian, and Kabbalstic communities all live in the same neighborhood in ...

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Eilat Tiyul

 On Tuesday morning the Shana Alef boys began their trip down to Eilat. It was 72 hours of non stop action, including, hiking Nachal Tamar, the majesticl Mountains of Har Amir, camping out in ...

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Dr. Nathan Aviezer

 Nathan Aviezer is an American-Israeli physicist who writes on creationism, evolution and cosmology from an Orthodox Jewish perspective. He is ...

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Lev HaTorah Yachad Shabbaton

 On Parshat Vayera, Yeshivat Lev HaTorah had the honor to host 14 members of Yachad Israel. The Shabbat was full of great divrei Torah, fun games, and beautiful singing ...

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The Path of the Lamed Hey

 Lev HaTorah went back to Israel pre-state, and traced the battle of the 35 soldiers of the Palmach attempting to break the siege on Gush Etzion. We began at the starting point of the 35, not ...

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Magen David Adom Blood Drive

 This past Tuesday, Magen David Adom came to Yeshivat Lev Hatorah and gave the community members and our talmidim the amazing opportunity to donate blood. Shane Aleph student Michael Ihilchik ...

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Neal Lazarus-Middle East Expert

 With so much going on around us these days on a global level, it is important for us to be as "in-the-know" as mush as we can. Neal Lazarus is a world-renown political analyst and ...

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Erev Hisorerus L'Yerushalayim

Before one does anything important in life, there needs to be a proper level of preparation and awareness about what they are about to do. Before the Yerushalayim Shabbaton, Yeshivat Lev HaTorah ...

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Yerushalayim Shabbaton

Our Shabbaton to Yerushalayim was a true eye opener to the beauty of Yerushalayim. Our minyan at the Kotel was joined by Jews of all walks of life, as we danced and swayed to ...

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Chessed Day in Yerushalayim

 Based on Chazal's teaching that "the Torah begins with Chesed and Ends with Chesed" we begin the main learning "zman" with a day dedicated to Chesed in Yerushalayim. ...

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Pre-Zman Softball Tournament

Before "Choref Zman" began the Yeshiva went out to a nearby Kibbutz to play an intense but fun Softball tournament.  The Teams were split up ...

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Sukka Building With Lemaan Achai

Together with the chessed organization of Ramat Beit Shemesh, Lmaan Achi, the boys of Lev HaTorah built 31 Sukot for family's otherwise not able to build their own Sukot.  Bulding ...

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Yom Iyun-Sukkot

 Every year, in preparation for the beautiful holiday of Sukkot, our talmidim take part in a Yom Iyun, in which we delve into the halacha concepts and issues that may arise of the course of ...

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Wadi Kelt and Ein Mabu'a

 Our Journey into Wadi Kelt began with an unforgettable bus ride down the valley with curves taking us virtually off the cliff. Wadi Kelt was beautiful with its great refreshing springs along ...

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Rosh Hashana 5774

 B'Chasdei Hashem, another year has passed and we are ever thankful as we enter into the new one. Rosh Hashana in Yeshiva was uplifting and inspiring and will hopefully provide us with the ...

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Pre-Selichos with Chaim Dovid

 Overlooking Har HaZeitim in the courtyard of the Diaspora Yeshiva, we had an intense pre-selichot kumzits with Chaim Dovid. The dancing was energetic and it served as a great intro to a ...

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Tomatoes, Beaches, Trees!

We started off our day with Project Leket picking tomatoes for the needy. Afterwards, for a much needed cooler, we headed to the beach in Ashdod where we got to enjoy the beautiful water, got some ...

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Speedy Kef and Family BBQ

With intense football games, wiffle ball games, a beautiful pool, and a sizzling BBQ, all enjoyed our awesome outing to Speedy Kef. The outing was a great opportunity for the guys to get to know ...

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Rav Judah's First Chabura

 One of the newest editions to the Lev HaTorah staff, legendary educator Rav Judah Mischel, made his official Lev HaTorah teaching debut with a chabura to our Shana Bet Talmidim. It was a ...

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Going Up To Yerushalayim

 After a morning of orientation, we were off to Yerushalayim.  First stop was Har Adar, a spectacular look out point of all directions in Israel.  Next stop was the Haas ...

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Welcome to Lev HaTorah 5774

 BeChasdei Hashem the boys arrived safely at Ben Gurion Airport on Wednesday, the 22nd of August. The boys were met at the airport by our team of madrichim, ice cold water, and of course ...

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First Day Chaburot

 On the first day of yeshiva, all the talmidim were assigned to chavrutot with Rabbeim, Madrichim, and Shana Bet Talmidim.  We all learnt sources on the "Sanctity of the Beit ...

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Golan Tiyul

Our "end of the year" 4 day tiyul to the Golan was unforgettable.  We hiked through the massive waterfalls and rivers of the Golan, Kayaked down the Jordan River, and learnt ...

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Yom Yerushalayim in Yerushalayim!!

We began Yom Yerushalayim davening in the famous, "Achdut Yisrael" shul on Rechov Yaffo, the shul where the tzaddik of Yerushalayim, Rav Aryeh Levine zt"l was the Rav, and whose ...

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Leil Yom Yerushalayim in Rosh HaAyin

As part of the "Yisrael connects to Yom Yerushlayim" project, Lev HaTorah went to the town of Rosh HaAyin to liven up their Yom Yerushalayim celebration.  The residents of Rosh ...

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The Lag Ba'Omer Annual Carnival

After catching up on some sleep, at 2:30pm, we opened our campus to the community to a massive carnival. All the booths and games were run by our very own talmidim.  The carnival provided a ...

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Shabbes with a guest Mashpia, Rav Dovid'l Weinberg & The Lev Community Hadluka!

          Preperations for Lag Ba'Omer began already Shabbos with a guest Mashpia, Rav Dovid'l Weinberg.  Rav Dovidl' shared beautiful pieces of ...

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Yom Haatzmaut Day

The day began with a beautiful tefilla with Hallel led by Rav Jake Vidomlansky.  We then had the privilidge of having Rav Moshe Tzuriel shlita (former mashgiach of Shaalvim) to give a shiur ...

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Yom Haatzmaut Night

For Leil Yom Haatzmaut we joined with the Ramat Shilo community in their shul for an inspiring night of Tefilla and Hodah (Thankfulness) to Hashem.  The Tefilla was powerful, as the dancing ...

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Yom Hazikaron

We began our Yom Hazikaron in Gush Etzion, where we heard from Rabbi Seth Mandell, the father of Koby Mandell hy"d who was murdered by Arab terrorists.  Rabbi Mandell helped personalize ...

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Ezra Yachin a Former Fighter of the Lechi visits Yeshiva

In preparation for Yom Haatzmaut, Lev HaTorah hadEzra “Elnakam” Yachin, a former fighter of the Lechi during pre-state Israel. Ezra told the stories of the ...

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A Day in the Shomron

Bright and early we began our day with an inspiring Rosh Chodesh Tefilla at the Kever of Shmuel HaNavi.  16 hours later, we returned to yeshiva, inspired by the people of the Shomron, the ...

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Lev HaTorah's Matzah Factory!!

It is official!  the first matzot were baked here at Lev HaTorah, in our brand new matzah baking facility.  On Sunday and Monday, the 3rd and 4th of March the talmidim at Lev HaTorah ...

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Rav Schachter Visits Yeshivat Lev HaTorah

On Monday, the first of Adar, we have the privilidge of having Rav Schachter shlit"a, in our Yeshiva.  Rav Schachter davened Shachrit together with the yeshiva, and we all enjoyed a ...

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Our Jouney from Meron to Tzfat and the Tzfat Shabbaton

We began our Journey at the resting place of Rabbi Shimon Bar Yochi in Meron.  With song and dance we hiked through the unbelievable rivers and enchanted forests of Nachal Amud, and ...

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Alumni Melava Malka

On Motzei Shabbat Bo, over 30 alumni joined together for a beautiful Melava Malka in Yerushalayim at the home of Simone and Ilan Goldstein.  The night was filled with Motzei Shabbat ...

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Return and Learn

Over the winter break, we had the zechut of hosting our alumni for our "Return and Learn" program.  The alumni had the opportunity to take part in a wide range of shiurim given by ...

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Rav Yitzchak Cohen visits Lev HaTorah

HaRav Yitzcak Cohen, Rosh Yeshiva at YU, came to Lev HaTorah to give a Mussar shmooze to the whole yeshiva. Rav Cohen, besides having been influential in the lives of many of the rebbeim, is ...

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Rav Manis Friedman

Yeshivat Lev HaTorah had the wonderful opportunity to host Rav Manis Friedman of Chabad, to address the boys.  Rav Manis in his own eloquent, warm way, discussed issues of Emuna in our day ...

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Melava Malka at Sanhedria

Yeshivat Lev HaTorah and the Sanhedria orphanage share a very special relationship and partnership.  Under the guidance of Shlomo Frishman, the talmidim went to Sanhedria to run a beautiful ...

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Midbar Yehuda Tiyul

We began our "Midbar Yehuda" tiyul with an exciting breath taking hike through the awesome Canyon of Darja, in the North Dead Sea. In the late afternoon we had the special treat of ...

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Yosef Karduner Visits Lev Hatorah

Yosef Karduner is a world famous musican known for his beautiful niggunim and unique approach to Jewish Music. On this night, the Yeshiva got to experience first hand that music is not just ...

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Strolling through our backyard, seeing Tanach come alive!!!

The hills surrounding Beit Shemesh are rich with Tanach and Jewish History.  As part of our Thursday Torat Chaim seminars, we took a tiyul exploring the hills of Beit Shemesh.  We ...

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Sderot/Tzeilim Army Base

We began our day in Sderot, meeting with Sderot Media, touring the city and gaining an understanding what Sderot (and many other places in the South) have been living through the past 11 years. ...

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Rav David Miller, Mashgiach of Yeshiva University visits Lev HaTorah

Although  every visit from Roshei Yeshiva of YU are exciting, Rav Miller, is the Rebbe to many of the Rabbeim on staff at Lev HaTorah,  It was the yeshiva's honor to have Rav Miller ...

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Lev HaTorah hosts a group from the South for a Chanuka Festival

Yeshivat Lev HaTorah hosted a group from Netivot (a town in southern Israel who were severely effected by the rocket attacks) for a "Yom Kef" Chanuka Festival. The boys worked hard ...

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Shana Bet Meeting Torah Personalities

The Shana Bet Talmidim together with Rav Jake, spent a day going around Yerushalayim meeting great Torah personalities of our day.  The day began at Yeshivat Ateret Kohanim in the Muslim ...

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Discovery and Belz

On Thursday, Dec. 6th, the talmidim spent a day at Aish HaTorah's Discovery Seminar.  The Seminar went through different proofs of the existant of God, through, history, science, and Torah ...

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Baruch Dayan HaEmet

The Yeshivat HaTorah Family mourns together with the Mori family on the loss of Mrs. Rena Mori z"l, mother of our Rosh HaYeshiva, Rav Boaz Mori.  All the talmidim were moved and inspired ...

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Lev HaTorah visits the Ponevitch Yeshiva

On a late Monday night, the yeshiva took a trip to Bnei Brak to visit the famous Ponovitch yeshiva. The talmidim had the opportunity to hear from the dean of the yeshiva, Rav ...

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HaRav Mordechai Willig shli"ta visits Lev HaTorah

Rav Mordechai Willig, a Rosh Yeshiva at Yeshiva University spent a full morning at yeshiva, going from shiur to shiur, mainly giving questions and answers with the talmidim.  Thanks to Rav ...

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Neil Lazarous - Middle East Analyzer gives a Lecture at Lev HaTorah

After a quite confusing week, of war, cease fire, and political movement, Neil Lazarous a middle east political analyzer gave a lecture which gave a clear overview of the war, the times leading ...

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Emergency Blood Drive with Magen David Adom

On the eve of the toughest day of the fighting in Gaza, Yeshivat Lev HaTorah hosted a Blood Drive with Magen David Edom.  The Blood Drive was a real success drawing over 45 units of blood ...

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Eilat Tiyul

On Tuesday morning, November 13th, the shana alef boys began their trip down to Eilat.  It was 72 hours of non stop action, including, hiking Nachal Tamar the majestical Mountains of ...

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Yerushalayim Shabbaton

Our Shabbaton to Yerushalayim was a true eye opener to the beauty of Yerushalayim. Our minyan at the Kotel was joined by Jews of all walks of life, as we danced and ...

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The Path of the Lamed Hey

On Thursday afternoon, November 3rd, Lev HaTorah went back to Israel pre-state, and traced the battle of the 35 soldiers of the Palmach attempting to break the siege on Gush Etzion.  We ...

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Yam L'Yam

Over Bein Hazmanim, 16 of our boys dared to accomplish the hike of Yam L'Yam, sea to sea.  The boys hiked close to 60 km in 2 days, with all their supplies on their back.  A big ...

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Lev Hatorah Softball Tournament

Before "Choref Zman" began the Yeshiva went out to a nearby Kibbutz to play an intense but fun Softball tournament.  The Teams were split up ...

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Chessed Day in Yerushalayim

Based on Chazal's teaching that "the Torah begins with Chesed and Ends with Chesed" we begin the main learning "zman" with a day dedicated to Chesed in Yerushalayim. ...

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Hakafot Shniyot

As customary in Israel, Lev HaTorah held Hakafot Shniyot in yeshiva, attended by our talmidim, Rabbeim, community members, and hundreds of kids from the community.  The Hakafot were ...

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Chaim Dovid and Selichot at the Kotel

Overlooking Har HaZeitim in the courtyard of the Diaspora Yeshiva, we had an intense pre-selichot kumzits with Chaim Dovid. The dancing was energetic and it served as a great intro to a ...

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A Hike through Wadi Kelt

Our Journey into Wadi Kelt began with an unforgettable bus ride down the valley with curves taking us virtually off the cliff. Wadi Kelt was beautiful with its great refreshing springs along ...

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Beach and Project Leket

After a great Morning at the beach, riding the waves, playing football and Frisbee, we got our hands dirty at vegetable picking with Project Leket. The boys picked approximately 7,000 pounds of ...

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Divrei Chizuk From HaRav Zev Leff shlit"a to the Shana Bet Talmidim

This Past Motzei Shabbat, Ki Teitze, The shana bet talmidim were zoche to hear divrei chizuk, from Rav Zev Leff, Rav of Moshav Mattityahu, and one of the leading Torah personalities in Eretz ...

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The First Lev HaTorah Family/Student Outing

With intense football games, wiffle ball games, volleyball games in the pool, and a sizzling BBQ, all enjoyed our awesome outing to Speedy Kef. The outing was a great opportunity for the guys to ...

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First day of Learning

On the first day of yeshiva, all the talmidim were assigned to chavrutot with Rabbeim, Madrichim, and Shana Bet Talmidim.  We all learnt sources on the "Sanctity of the Beit ...

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Har Adar/Yerushalayim

After a morning of orientation, we were off to Yerushalayim.  First stop was Har Adar, a spectacular look out point of all directions in Israel.  Next stop was the Haas Promenade, ...

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Welcome Lev HaTorah Students '12 - '13

BeChasdei Hashem the boys arrived safely at Ben Gurion Airport on Wednesday, the 29th of August. The boys were met at the airport by our team of madrichim, ice cold water, and of course their ...

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Shana Bet Up and Running

BeChasdei Hashem Shana Bet has settled in, and have begun their program. The Talmidim had a great BBQ at the home of theShana Bet coordinator, Rav Jake.  We spent a ...

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Shavuot in Yeshiva

Shavuot in yeshiva was a true “Kabbalat HaTorah” experience.  The learning in the Beit Midrash buzzed with talmidim, community members, and children learning through the ...

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We began our Yom Yerushalayim with an electrifying Shacharit in Beit Knesset Achdut Yisrael, a Shul of the Lechi and Etzel Members, and Rabbi the Tzaddik of Yesushalayim, Rav Aryeh Levine ...

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Golan Tiyul

Our "end of the year" 4 day tiyul to the Golan was unforgettable.  We hiked through the massive waterfalls and rivers of the Golan, Kayaked down the Jordan River, and learnt ...

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Lag B'omer

 Lev HaTorah hosted the community of Ramat Shilo to a Lag BaOmer hadlaka with HaRav Binyamin Flintinstein, Rav of Ohev Yisrael iin Ramat Shilo. The Hadlaka was filled with Ruach, together ...

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Yom Haatzmaut

 The Beit Midrash was packed to full capacity on the night of Yom HaAtzmaut with talmidim of the yeshiva and members of the greater Ramat Shilo community. The Tefillot led by Rav Dudi Winkler ...

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Yom Hazikaron

 Our Yom Hazikaron began with a very moving experience in Gush Etzion, as we stood by the last remaining bunker of Gush Etzion in 1948 and sang “Ani Maamin and HaTikvah.” Moments ...

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Ezra Yakhin:My Story from the Independence War

 In preparation for Yom Haatzmaut, Lev HaTorah had Ezra “Elnakam” Yachin, a former fighter of the Lechi during pre-state Israel. Ezra told the stories of the underground forces ...

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Shomron tiyul

Our morning began with an inspiring Tefillah at the Kever of Shmuel HaNavi.  Tanach became alive as we passed through the landscape of numerous stories of Tanach.  Standing at ...

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Shana Bet Trip to Yerushalayim

On Thursday March 1, the Shana Bet boys visited the Beit Din of Eretz Chemda in Yerushalayim.  They learnt about how a Beit Din Functions and even got to experience a mock trial at Bei Din, ...

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Purim

Baruch Hashem, Purim once again proved to be a very special day in the year at Lev HaTorah. On Wedensday night we had an energetic Chagiga filled with song, dance and great laughs at the shtick ...

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From Destruction to Rebuilding

On Thursday, March 1, Lev HaTorah took a journey through destruction to a world of re-building.  The day started out at Yad Vashem where the boys received an in depth tour Yad Vashem with ...

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Sderot Tiyul

 On Sunday, February 12th, Yeshivat Lev HaTorah spent an unforgettable day in Sderot and the Tzeilim Army Base.  The day began with an introduction to Sderot from the Sderot Media Center ...

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Tzvat Shabbaton

The talmidim began their long weekend up north with ATVing through the hills of Ramot Naftali.  We saw awesome views of the Hula Valley, the snow on top of the Hermon, Har Meron and much ...

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Midbar Yehuda Tiyul

We began our "Midbar Yehuda" tiyul with an exciting breath takng hike through the awesome Canyon of Darja, in the North Dead Sea. In the late afternoon we had the special treat of ...

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Beit Shemesh Tanach Tiyul

As part of our Thursday Torat Chaim Seminars, we took a journey through Tanach and Jewish History in our very own backyard of the hills of Beit Shemesh.  We began with Tel Beit Shemesh ...

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Channukah Chessed Bar Mitzvah

On the 6th Day of Chanuka as part of our "Yom SheKulo Ohr" the yeshiva hosted 2 families with bar Mitzvah age boys from Sderot and Beer Sheva for a very special Bar Mitzvah ...

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Chulent Squad

As the alumni shabbaton aproaches we remember the good times had by all the alumni of the past, but this year we decided to make a good time for ourselves. so we joined the chulent squad. which up ...

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Eilat Tiyul

On Tuesday morning, November 22nd, the shana alef boys began their trip down to Eilat.  It was 72 hours of non stop action, including, hiking Nachal Tamar the majestical Mountains of ...

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Tefillin Factory

As part of our Thursday Torat Chaim Seminar's, we visited a Tefillin Factory in Beit Shemesh.  We watched teh process of Tefillin from the first stages, skins of cow's heads, all the way to ...

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Yerushalayim Shabbaton

Our Shabbaton to Yerushalayim was a true eye opener to the beauty of Yerushalayim. Our minyan at the Kotel was joined by Jews of all walks of life, as we danced and swayed to ...

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A Kumzits with Rav Shlomo Katz

On Thursday night prior to the Yerushalayim Shabbaton, we had the zechut to listen to the music and divrei Torah of Rav Shlomo Katz.  Rav Shlomo taught new songs, said inspiring words of ...

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"The Path of the 35"

 On Thursday afternoon, November 3rd, Lev HaTorah went back to Israel pre-state, and traced the battle of the 35 soldiers of the Palmach attempting to break the siege on Gush Etzion.  We ...

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Sukah Building

 Together with the chessed organization of Ramat Beit Shemesh, Lmaan Achi, the boys of Lev HaTorah built 31 Sukot for family's otherwise not able to build their own Sukot. ...

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Chessed Day

 Based on Chazal's teaching that "the Torah begins with Chesed and Ends with Chesed" we begin the main learning "zman" with a day dedicated to Chesed in Yerushalayim. ...

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Lev Softball Tournament

 Before "Choref Zman" began the Yeshiva went out to a nearby Kibbutz to play an intense but fun Softball tournament.  The Teams were split up ...

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Hakafot Shniyot

 After an energetic Simchat Torah in Yeshiva, as the custom in Israel, Lev HaTorah hosted Hakafor Shniyot with a band on Motzei Simchat Torah.  Hundreds, of community ...

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Pre-Selichot Kumzits with Chaim Dovid in the Old City

 Overlooking Har HaZeitim in the courtyard of the Diaspora Yeshiva, we had an intense pre-selichot kumzits with Chaim Dovid. The dancing was energetic and it served as a great intro to a ...

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Wadi Kelt Hike

Our Journey into Wadi Kelt began with an unforgettable bus ride down the valley with curves taking us virtually off the cliff. Wadi Kelt was beautiful with its great refreshing springs along the ...

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Beach and Project Leket

After a great Morning at the beach, riding the waves, playing football and Frisbee , we got our hands dirty at vegetable picking with Project Leket. The boys picked approximately 7,000 pounds of ...

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The First Lev HaTorah Family/Student Outing

  With intense football games, volleyball games in the pool and a sizzling BBQ, all enjoyed our awesome outing to Speedy Kef. The outing was a great opportunity for the guys to get to know ...

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Har Adar / Yerushalayim Trip

After a morning of orientation, we were off to Yerushalayim.  First stop was Har Adar, a spectacular look out point of all directions in Israel.  Next stop was the Haas Promenade, ...

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The Year of 2011-2012 Begins

With the incoming of our new Talmidim of the 2011-2012 Yeshivat Lev HaTorah has officially begun its 10th year!  We look forward to an exciting year!

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Shavuot in Yeshiva

Shavuot in yeshiva was a true “Kabbalat HaTorah” experience. The learning in the Beit Midrash buzzed with talmidim, community members, and children learning through the night. The ...

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Yom Yerushalayim

We began our Yom Yerushalayim with an electrifying Shacharit in Abu Tor, at the home of Rav Benny Eisner, an experienced educator, a former commander in the army, and a close talmid of Rav Tzvi ...

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Golan Tiyul

Our "end of the year" 4 day tiyul to the Golan was unforgettable.  We hiked through the massive waterfalls and rivers of the Golan, Kayaked down the Jordan River, and learnt about ...

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Lag Baomer

Lev HaTorah hosted the community of Ramat Shilo to a Lag BaOmer hadlaka with HaRav Binyamin Flintinstein, Rav of Ohev Yisrael in Ramat Shilo.  The Hadlaka was filled with Ruach, together with ...

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Yom Haatzmaut Day

After an impactful Shacharit filled with Hallel and Hodah, the yeshiva had the merit of hosting on HaRav Moshe Tzuriel shlita. Rav Tzuriel gave a sicha about the importance of the state and the ...

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Ezra Yachin

In preparation for Yom Haatzmaut, Lev HaTorah had Ezrah Elnakam Yachin, a former fighter of the Lechi during pre-state Israel. Ezra told the stories of the underground forces who fought the ...

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Yom Hazikaron

Our Yom Hazikaron began with a very moving experience in Gush Etzion, as we stood by the last remaining bunker of Gush Etzion in 1948 and sang Ani Maamin and HaTikvah. Moments before the 11am ...

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Yom Haatzmaut Chagiga

The Beit Midrash was packed to full capacity on the night of Yom HaAtzmaut with talmidim of the yeshiva and members of the greater Ramat Shilo community. The Tefillot led by Rav Dudi Winkler ...

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Annual Alumni Shabbaton

The Alumni Shabbaton was a smashing success with over 70 alumni attending. It was a ruach filled Shabbat with Torah, Dibbuk Chaveirim, and a lot of Chizuk. Yeshivat Lev HaTorah thanks all those ...

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The Shomoron Tiyul

Our morning began with an inspiring Tefillah at the Kever of Shmuel HaNavi. Tanach became alive as we passed the landscape of numerous stories of Tanach. Standing at Mishkan Shilo was an ...

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Pre-Pesach Matzah Baking

On Wednesday, March 29th, the talmidim of Lev HaTorah spent a morning baking Matzot in Beit Shemesh. Besides from being a fun experience, the gyus made some great looking Matzot and learnt many ...

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Purim

As always Purim was a very special time in yeshiva. The Chagiga on Purim night was filled with singing dancing laughter and tears. On Purim morning the boys were dispersed around Ramat Beit ...

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Tzitzit tying with the Orot school in Beit Shemesh

Yeshivat Lev HaTorah hosted the 4th grade class of the Orot school in Beit Shemesh for a joint Tzitzit tying project. The Lev HaTorah boys assisted each of the Orot boys how to tie tzitzit, and ...

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Save the Date

Anyone who would like to sponsor a night of the Kollel Layla please e-mail Rav Mo at mokaplan@gmail.com. The sponsorhip could be leilui Nishmat, a refua shleima, or in zechut or honor of anyone.

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Poland

On Motzei Shushan Purim a group of 30 boys with 3 Lev Rabbeim departed for a very special Poland Trip. With a jammed packed schedule the boys experienced the rise and fall of European Jewry, the ...

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