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Rabbi Yaakov Moshe HaKohen Lessin

October 25th, 2019 · 2 Comments

Rabbi Yaakov Moshe HaKohen Lessin

יעקב משה ב"ר שמואל ניסן הכהן

Mashgiach Ruchni, Rabbeinu Yitzchok Elchonon (RIETS)

Date of Death: Mon. April 14, 1975 - Iyar 3 5735

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Cemetery Details


Phone: 02-627-5050


Cemetery Map:


Directions to Kever: Har Hazesim (Mount of Olives) Cemetery - Jerusalem, Israel. It is strongly recommended for those unfamiliar with the cemetery to go with a guide. In addition, security is at times a concern. Location: Gush: K'vuras Hanavim, Chelek: 8, Line: 5, Grave: 11

Biographical Notes:

Credit: Yeshiva University 

Credit: MCA

Photo Credit: Rabbi Lessin along with his family, Credit: MCA

Credit: MCA

Credit: מרכז מידע הר הזיתים

Tags: General · Israel · Rosh Yeshiva

2 responses so far ↓

  • 1 Rabbi Stern // Oct 25, 2019 at 10:34 am

    Rav Avigdor Miller was his son-in-law.

  • 2 Yankie Friedman // Oct 25, 2019 at 10:49 am

    HaRav Shlomo Lesin is his grandson.

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