Baruch Dayan Ha’emes: Hagaon Rav Shmuel Yaakov Borenstien Zatzal, Rosh Yeshiva of Kiryas Melech [UPDATED – Live video hookup in Lakewood]

The Torah world suffered a great loss over Shabbos, wth the Petirah of Hagaon Reb Shmuel Yaakov Borenstein Zatzal, the Rosh Yeshivah of Kiryas Meilech in Bnei Brak.

The Rosh Yeshivah, who recently fell in, was approximately 70 years old.

Pictured, is the Rosh Yeshivah visiting Lakewood just a few months ago.

Baruch Dayan Ha’emes.

UPDATE: There will be a live video hookup in Lakewood of the Levaya in Yerushalayim, at Bais Medrash Lutzk, 520 New Egypt Road. It will begin at 5 AM.

This content, and any other content on TLS, may not be republished or reproduced without prior permission from TLS. Copying or reproducing our content is both against the law and against Halacha. To inquire about using our content, including videos or photos, email us at [email protected].

Stay up to date with our news alerts by following us on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.

**Click here to join over 20,000 receiving our Whatsapp Status updates!**

**Click here to join the official TLS WhatsApp Community!**

Got a news tip? Email us at [email protected], Text 415-857-2667, or WhatsApp 609-661-8668.