Yitzchok Ezrachi

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Rabbi Yitzchok Ezrachi
Rosh Yeshiva in Mir
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Rabbi Ezrachi at Mir Yeshiva on Purim 2011.
Position Rov
Synagogue Shul in Mattesdorf
Position Rosh yeshiva
Yeshiva Mir yeshiva (Jerusalem)
Personal details
Birth name Yitzchok Ezrachi
Nationality Israeli
Denomination Haredi
Residence Jerusalem, Israel
Spouse daughter of Rabbi Chaim Leib Shmuelevitz

Rabbi Yitzchok Ezrachi (יצחק אזרחי) is a Rosh Yeshiva at the Mirrer Yeshiva in Jerusalem. Rabbi Ezrachi is a son-in-law of Rabbi Chaim Leib Shmuelevitz, also a former Rosh Yeshiva in Mir. Rabbi Yitzchok Ezrachi's brother is Rabbi Baruch Mordechai Ezrachi, another famous Rabbi in Israel.

Rabbi Ezrachi is renowned for his warm and friendly manner,[1] and especially for his support of Kiruv efforts to help the unaffiliated Jews from Russia get in touch with their Jewish heritage.[2][3]

Rabbi Ezrachi is also a popular speaker for eulogies of great Torah scholars in Israel. He was a featured speaker at the funeral of Rabbi Moshe Finkel,[4] Rabbi Tuvia Goldstein,[5] and many others.[6][7][8][9][10]


  1. ^ Heshy Levi. "Torah - Avodah - A Relationship With The Seret Vizhnitz Rebbe Kindled". Revach. Retrieved 2013-08-18. 
  2. ^ "HaKodosh Boruch Hu does not have many places like this one". Toldot.ru. Retrieved 2013-08-18. 
  3. ^ "Rav Yitzchok Ezrachi to Spend Shabbos in Moscow » Matzav.com - The Online Voice of Torah Jewry". Matzav.com. 2010-04-23. Retrieved 2013-08-18. 
  4. ^ Eilat Gordin Levitan. "Nosson Zvi (Nota Hirsh) Finkel". Eilatgordinlevitan.com. Retrieved 2013-08-18. 
  5. ^ [1] Archived August 17, 2008, at the Wayback Machine.
  6. ^ https://web.archive.org/web/20061028022433/http://www.chareidi.shemayisrael.com/archives/CHKarwrhftig.htm. Archived from the original on October 28, 2006. Retrieved October 6, 2010.  Missing or empty |title= (help)
  7. ^ [2] Archived February 12, 2007, at the Wayback Machine.
  8. ^ https://web.archive.org/web/20080907043621/http://chareidi.shemayisrael.com/archives5762/tzav/TZP62argtfrb.htm. Archived from the original on September 7, 2008. Retrieved October 6, 2010.  Missing or empty |title= (help)
  9. ^ "Jerusalem - Rav Shlomo Moshe Epstein, One of The Last Remaining Talmidim Of The Chofetz Chaim, Zt"l". VosIzNeias.com. Retrieved 2013-08-18. 
  10. ^ [3][dead link]

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