By COLlive reporter
An inspiring evening of tribute to the Rebbe’s father, the gaon and mekubal Rabbi Levi Yitzchak Schneerson OBM, will take place in honor of his 75th yartzeit in Crown Heights.
The “Evening of Tribute” taking place at the Jewish Children’s Museum will feature an address by the renowned lecturer and author Rabbi Shais Taub, who will speak about Rabbi Levi Yitzchak’s extraordinary perspective on Torah, life and reality.
The evening will also feature inspiring and uplifting Chabad niggunim and music led by singer Eli Marcus, accompanied by renowned pianist Israel Edelson and flute maestro Yehuda Piamenta.
The Rebbe wrote about the day of Chof Av, his father’s yartzeit, “Chof Menachem Av is the yahrzeit and hilula of my father, Harav Levi Yitzchak ben Harav Boruch Schneur ז”ל… It is my obligation and great zechus to suggest, request, etc., that everyone study from his teachings at the farbrengen [of Chof Av], and to donate to charity in his memory on this day.”
THE KEREN LEVI YITZCHAK FUND
Established by the Rebbe in honor of his father, Rabbi Levi Yitzchak Schneerson, to provide short term loans to school teachers.
NOTIFY THE REBBE
If you participated in study and/or charity on Chof Av, in accordance with the Rebbe’s personal request, add your name here to be read at the Rebbe’s Ohel.