January 26, 2011
It is now 7:44 PM and I have just finished for the day. I did go to Sidney for Mincha and Maariv.
I gave the Daf Yomi Shiur last week and enjoyed it. To prepare I used the Daf Yomi shiur on ou.org, the most widely listened to Daf Yomi in the world. It is given by Rabbi Moshe Elefant. His 45 minute Shiur turned into a 1.5 hour study session for me.
On 2/1/11, just 6 days from now, registration opens for the 2011 Chicago marathon. A ray of sunshine in this bleak winter. Walking the miles and miles of 2010 Chicago Marathon, I was in terrible agony, and told myself that I will never do this again. However, the sights, sounds, and smell of the marathon keeps beckoning to me and I am going all in.
Tonight and tomorrow is the 152st Yahrzeit of the Kotzker Rebbe. I like to write something novel or something that I did not know about the Kotzker every year. Continue reading “Kotzker Rebbe’s Yahrzeit 2011”