Letter by R. Shalom Safrin of Komarno, Jerusalem 1966 (46796)

כתב מהאדמו"ר מקאמארנא - Manuscript - Hasidic

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Lot Number: 46796
Title (English): Letter by R. Shalom Safrin of Komarno
Title (Hebrew): כתב מהאדמו"ר מקאמארנא
Note: Manuscript - Hasidic
City: Jerusalem
Publication Date: 1966
Estimated Price: $200.00 USD - $500.00 USD


Physical Description

Postcard, light age staining, ink on card, Ashkenazic script by the Rebbe, signed and dated.


Detailed Description   

Letter by R. Shalom b. Hayyim Jacob Safrin (1916-1997), Admor of Komarno. A direct descendamnt of R. Isaac Judah Jehiel Safrin (1806–1874), son of R. Alexander Sender (d. 1818), author of Zikhron Devarim (1871), who served as rabbi in Zhidachov, Zhuravno, and Komarno, and founded the Komarno branch of the Zhidachov dynasty.

R. Shalom was an erudite scholar and his novellae and teachings appear in many period periodicals, many in the Hamaor Torah journal. He wrote many responsa and was the son-in-law of R. Israel Isaac Reizman, Dayan of Jerusalem. He passed on on Erev Sukkot. Three known works, in manuscript, are Nefesh Shalom, Nishmat Shalom, and Ma'aseh Shalom.