Photos: 52nd Annual National Pirchei Siyum Mishnayos

Another year; another rousing celebration. On Sunday afternoon, the cavernous Palace ballroom in Brooklyn was filled with over 1,000 boys celebrating the 52nd annual National Siyum Mishnayos of Pirchei Agudas Yisroel of America al Shem Rabbi Yehoshua Silbermintz zt”l. Youthful enthusiasm permeated the air from the moment a long line Read More

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Although a major hail storm pounded Denver, Colorado on Wednesday May 17th, this did not stop Pirchei Agudas Yisroel of Denver from hosting a Shabbos of chizuk, ruach and Limud Mishnayos on Shabbos Parshas Behar Bechukosai for the Pirchei Agudas Yisroel of America Western Regional Siyum Mishnayos. The event, which Read More

Rashi: Questions of the week  1. What do we learn from נָעֳמִי leaving the fields of מואָב and יֲעַקב leaving באר שָבַע? 2. נָעֳמִי  attempted to dissuade רוּת  from converting to Judaism by citing various מִצְּוֹת לא תַעֲשֵה. Which מִצְּוֹת did נָעֳמִי  cite? (Try to name 3) To receive the Pirchei Weekly straight to your Read More

Rashi: Questions of the week 1. What is the comparison between earned monies through Ribis and הקב״ה killing the firstborn Egyptians? 2. Why is Yaakov written with an extra “ו” five times in Tanach and אֵלִיָ־הוּ is missing the ”ו” five times in Tanach? To receive the Pirchei Weekly straight to your inbox Read More

Bnos Agudas Yisroel is in the middle of a very exciting and innovative national sefira program. Each week the girls call in to a special hotline which tells them of the chessed of the week in an exciting and humorous manner. This week’s chessed was eizah hu mechubad hamechabed es habriyos, smiling Read More

Rashi: Questions of the week 1. How do we know that we take only ONE Lulav from the word Kappos, which is (or seems to be) in the plural? 2. What 2 reasons does Rashi offer to explain what prompted the Ben Ish Mitzri to speak with such anger against הקב״ה? To receive Read More

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212.797.9000 Ext: Pirchei 272, Bnos 275
646.254.1600
42 Broadway 14th Floor
New York, NY 10004
pirchei@agudathisrael.org, bnos@agudathisrael.org
Mission Statement

Cultivating a wholesome and inspired Torah Jew begins during a childs earliest years.

Since its earliest days, Agudath Israel of America has established numerous popular programs that have helped transition Americas Jewish communities from spiritually barren deserts to centers of a historical Torah renaissance that continues blossoming to this day.

For boys and girls, children and teenagers, on special occasions and all year round, Agudath Israel of America's youth services division is dedicated to continue inspiring our future generations to be proud links in the chain formed at Mount Sinai.

Key People

Rabbi Ephraim Levi

National Director, Pirchei Agudath Israel of America

Mrs. Chana Baila Hass

National Director, Bnos Agudath Israel of America