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R’ Gustman’s Impact on Rebbe Rayatz

Chabad & Friends with historian Rabbi Chaim Dalfin: Who was Rabbi Yisrael Gustman, whom the Rebbe Rayatz appointed as Rosh Yeshiva of Tomchei Tmimim Lubavitch - 770? Video

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Interesting
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Interesting

Thank you

Fantastic!
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Fantastic!

Thank you! great applicable information!

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The Yeshiva Rabbi Gustman opened is called Netzach Yisroel, not Ohr Yisroel.

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The yeshiva that Rav Gustman started was called Yeshivas NETZACH YISROEL. After Rav Gustman moved to Eretz Yisroel, his son Rav Michel Berniker continued the yeshiva on Eastern Parkway and later also moved to Eretz Yisroel. He became the rosh yeshiva in Yeshivas Netzach Yisroel in Eretz Yisroel after his father-in-law, Rav Gustman, was niftar.

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I heard from Rav Gustmans Chavrusa of twenty five years who was also a neighbor of mine in Los Angeles. He told me many years ago, that The Seventh Rebbe was the one who convinced him to be Rosh Yeshiva. However Rav Gustman did not want to because he felt the RY of a chabad Yeshiva should be well versed in Chassidus. However the Seventh Rebbe who was not yet Rebbe (I believe he said this occured after the Rayatz passed away and before it was clear who would be the next Rebbe) told him, it doesn’t matter- Rav Gustman… Read more »

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