Celebrating the Rebirth of Am Yisroel

Pesach is a time of revival for Am Yisroel, and this year more than ever we felt this concept when for the first time in over a year, the elderly members of the community could join a communal seder (obviously following the COVID-19 guidelines). At Yad Yisroel we witness this vividly every day as the […]

Preparing for Pesach in Belarus

Due to the restrictions brought about by Covid-19, Yad Yisroel began preparations for this year’s Pesach as soon as last year’s Pesach finished. Tremendous efforts were made and resources pulled together from all parts of the globe to ensure Sedorim and a Kosher Pesach—not only for our students, but for hundreds of Jews throughout the […]

Siyum on Maseches Sukkah

Yad Yisroel was established over 30 years ago with a handful of students. A result of decades of our Avodas Hakodesh later, hundreds of our alumni are building their families in Jewish communities all over the world.  Students who have come into our institutions not knowing Aleph Beis are today completing entire Masechtos, in some cases, the entire […]

7 Bris Milah in 24 Hours

It was amazing to witness the Mesiras Nefesh of 7 students of our school in Pinsk, ages 8-16, for the Mitzvah of Bris Milah, and heartwarming to see each one take their Jewish name.  Alexander Zev Kupratzevitch from Minsk, Mordechai Truchan from Minsk, Boruch Trush from Minsk, Chaim Ginzburg from Gomel, Yochanan Michailov from Minsk […]

Simchos During The Summer

A major Simcha during the summer was when on one day 4 Bris Milah took place. One 8 day old baby, and 3 teenage boys. Mazal Tov!! Mazel Tov to the Yerochin Family on the birth of their son Yaakov. Mazel tov to our devoted Rabbi & Mrs. Boruch Shofnos upon the birth of their […]