Yitzhak Yosef

Sephardi Chief Rabbi of Israel (known as the Rishon LeZion), the rosh yeshiva of Yeshivat Hazon Ovadia, and the author of a set of books on halakha (Jewish law) called Yalkut Yosef.

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The entrance square to Sanhedria Murhevet.

Sanhedria Murhevet

Haredi neighborhood in Jerusalem.

Haredi neighborhood in Jerusalem.

The entrance square to Sanhedria Murhevet.
Ma'agalei HaRim Street in the neighborhood
Ma'agalei HaRim Street
Street sign at the corner of Levin and Yam Suf at night

Yitzhak Yosef

Alliance of Rabbis in Islamic States

Union of rabbis residing in Muslim countries, established in December 2019 to support Jewish life in the region.

Union of rabbis residing in Muslim countries, established in December 2019 to support Jewish life in the region.

Its activity is approved by Chief Rabbi of Israel Grand Rabbi Yitzchak Yosef and follows his Halachic directives.

The Western Wall (Kotel in Hebrew) is under the supervision of the Chief Rabbinate of Israel.

2013 Israeli chief rabbi elections

Elections for the positions of Chief Rabbis of Israel were held at the Leonardo Hotel in Jerusalem on 24 July 2013.

Elections for the positions of Chief Rabbis of Israel were held at the Leonardo Hotel in Jerusalem on 24 July 2013.

The Western Wall (Kotel in Hebrew) is under the supervision of the Chief Rabbinate of Israel.

There were 4 sons of former chief rabbis standing for elections, David Lau son of Yisrael Meir, Yaakov Shapira son of Avraham, Yitzhak Yosef son of Ovadia and Shmuel Eliyahu son of Mordechai.