Chicago Siyum Event Generates Excitement

The energy was palpable and the enthusiasm tangible.  What greeted a delegation of Agudas Yisroel representatives who traveled to the Windy City to strategize and discuss preparations for the upcoming 13th Global Siyum HaShas of Daf Yomi, which will take place on January 1, 2020 at MetLife Stadium, was nothing short of invigorating.  “Wherever I […]

Masmidei HaSiyum

Children take an active part in the Siyum HaShas By: Malka Leah Josephs Have You Heard? If not, you will. It is on its way – to your yeshiva, your school, your child. What is it? Agudas Yisroel’s learning initiative that is changing the world for our children: The Masmidei HaSiyum Program. Recently unveiled at […]

WATCH: Looking Back to Look Forward: The 88th Anniversary of the First Siyum Hashas of Daf Yomi

This Tu B’Shevat marks the 88th anniversary of the very first, Global Siyum HaShas of Daf Yomi, which took place in Lublin, Poland, on Tu B’Shevat 5691- February 2, 1931. Torah learning thrived in pre-war Europe. However, the early 1930s were also a difficult time for many Jews. Jewish communities struggled with financial burdens, and […]