Rabbi Haim Meir Wosner, son of smartly-known arbiter of Jewish guidelines Rabbi Shmuel Halevi Wosner, died after contracting COVID-19.
Thousands spoil by contrivance of the police fences and barricades effect up for the funeral of Rabbi Haim Meir Wosner. (Credit: Ample. Bornstein, Channel 20)
Rabbi Haim Meir Wosner, a senior and revered extremely-Orthodox rabbi, died on Sunday on the age of 82 from COVID-19. Thousands of mourners attended his funeral in Bnei Brak.
Israel Police effect up fences and barricades to strive to manipulate the team, but those had been immediate eliminated once over 10,000 folks showed up. A police automobile that became once label originally of the gathering as escaped the vast crowd.
Wosner is the son of the late Rabbi Shmuel Halevi Wosner, even handed one of primarily the most attention-grabbing arbiters of Jewish guidelines of recent generations whose have funeral in Bnei Brak became once attended by an estimated 100,000 mourners, for the length of which two of us had been crushed to loss of life ensuing from overcrowding exterior of Wosner’s yeshiva.
Haim Meir Wosner became once a senior rabbinic authority in Bnei Brak and the dean of the Hachmei Lublin Yeshiva in town which became once based by his father.
Yesh Atid leader Yair Lapid tweeted sharply criticized the mass gathering and the dearth of police response to it, “the Israeli government, as a change of losing control and searching for others guilty, why did you now not forestall this funeral?”
ממשלה לא שפויה, לוויה לא שפויה.
ממשלת ישראל במקום לצעוק, לאבד שליטה ולחפש תירוצים ואשמים – למה לא מנעתם את קיום הלוויה הזאת?
(צילום הערב בבני ברק) pic.twitter.com/vFvlXtUunV
— יאיר לפיד – Yair Lapid (@yairlapid) February 7, 2021
Wosner reportedly diminished in dimension COVID-19 after attending the bridal ceremony of his granddaughter final month per the Kikar Hashabbat news net page.
Final month, tens of thousands of extremely-Orthodox mourners attended the funerals of Rabbi Meshulam David Soloveitchik and Rabbi Yitzhak Scheiner, each revered and respected figures who died on the same day, each after having diminished in dimension the coronavirus.
Jerusalem Submit Staff contributed to this file.