POWERFUL. INSPIRING. LIFE-CHANGING
INSPIRING POLAND & LITHUANIA TOUR – SUMMER 2016
With Rabbi Yissocher Frand,
Rosh Yeshiva, Ner Yisroel, and world-renowned Lecturer and Author
and Rabbi Menachem Nissel
Renowned Educator & Lecturer – Insights & History of Poland & Lithuania
Geared for couples and adults
Tour dates: July 27th – August 4th, 2016
BE A PART of a unique,inspiring and unforgettable touring experience as you literally follow in the footsteps of the great roshei hayeshivas and baalei mussar who lived throughout Eastern Europe.
IN LITA we will tour the famous pre-war centers of Torah; Vilna, Kovno, Slobodkah, Ponevich, Telz, Kelm, and more and be able to daven by the kevarim of the Vilna Gaon, Rav Chaim Ozer and Rav Yitzchak Elchonan Specktor. IN POLAND we will visit Crakow, Lublin, Lizhensk, Warsaw and other major historical Torah centers where the great early achronim and Chassidic Masters lived and spread their Torah traditions. Our group will have the unique priveledge to hear a shiur by Rabbi Frand in the original Yeshivas Chochmei Lublin, tour the Warsaw Ghetto, and see the magnificent ancient shuls of Crakow and Jewish Quarter and more.
We will daven at the kevarim of the Remah, the Noam Elimelech of Lizhensk, the Netziv and Rav Chaim Brisker. We will bare witness and stand in world of the unthinkable as we confront the camps; Auschwitz and Majdanek. We will discuss the sensitive issues of anti-semitism, haskala, and Churban, and take part in stimulating shiurim on kiddush Hashem, hester panim, and geula.
As we take this week-long journey together, we will be filled with myriad of experiences, feelings, powerful tefillos, ruach, and more which will create a special indelible bond for the entire group.