Today, some celebrate the yahrzeit of Rabbi Meir Baal Haness.
Who is Rabbi Meir Baal Haness?
Let’s meet three Rabbi Meirs! 1)The Tanna Rabbi Meir, 2) Rabbi Meir Shatz, the author of Akdamus and 3) R’ Meir Katzun.
One of them is buried in Tiberias. One of them in Gush Chalab, and one of them somewhere across the Sambation river.
But one thing’s for sure, there is no reliable record that any one of them passed away on Pesach Sheini!
Read more about it in Kankan issue 2, or on our website: https://kankanjournal.com/a2001/
𝐏𝐚𝐫𝐞𝐧𝐭𝐬 𝐀𝐧𝐧𝐢𝐯𝐞𝐫𝐬𝐚𝐫𝐲 𝐨𝐫 𝐁𝐢𝐫𝐭𝐡𝐝𝐚𝐲?
Present them with the gift of their heritage — their very own family tree!
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