PHOTOS [UPDATED] The Talmidim and Gedolim in Bnei Brak today gave Rav Chaim Ginsburg Shlita of Lakewood a warm welcome, as he gets ready to assume his new position as R”M in the Ponovez Yeshivah. Upon his arrival, Rav Ginsburg was greeted by the Rosh Yeshiva of Ponovez Harav Shmuel Markowitz Shlita together with the Hanhalas Hayeshiva.
Immediately from the airport, the group travele do Yerushalayim where they were received warmly by Posek Hador Harav Elyashiv Shlita.
Following the visit, they continued on to meet with Maran Harav Shmuel Aurbach Shlita.
At about 2:00 PM today, a Kapolas Ponim for Rav Ginsburg was held at the home of the Rosh Yeshiva, joined by the entire Hanhalas Hayeshiva.
After the Kabolas Ponim, they continued to the Yeshiva where all the bochurim were waiting to greet the new R”M.
At 11:00 PM this evening, Rav Ginsburg delivered his first firing Mussar Shmuess for the entire Yeshiva.
Tommorow morning, Harav Ginsburg will be paying a visit to Harav Meir Tzvi Bergman Shlita.
As first reported last week, Rav Ginsburg Shlita, a grandson of Rav Yecheskel Levenstein the Mashgiach of Ponovez and Mir, will head a new Kodshim Chaburah at the Ponovez Yeshivah after serving as a Rosh Chaburah in Lakewood for over 40 years. Photo Credits: Shmulie Hartstien. TLS-MPIP2