Speaker: Rabbi Nasan Maimon.
Lineage of Rav Avraham Sternhartz z”l:
Paternal: Rav Noson [of Nemirov] Sternhartz z”l had a son, Reb Shachneh z”l. Reb Shachneh’s son was Reb Naftali Hertz z”l. Reb Naftali Hertz’s son was Reb Avraham z”l.
Maternal: Rav Aharon [of Breslov] Goldstein z”l had a son, Zvi Aryeh z”l. Zvi Aryeh’s son was Reb Nachman [of Tcherin] Goldstein z”l. Reb Nachman’s daughter, Devorah a”h married Reb Naftali Hertz. Their son was Reb Avraham z”l.
Reb Avraham Sternhartz (Kokhav-Lev) z”l was married to Yuta Basya a”h, a granddaughter of Rav Noson z”l [daughter of Reb Yosef Yonah and Esther Sheindel].
08:45 – Rabbi Zvi Aryeh Rosenfeld z”l and his father Rabbi Yisrael Abba Rosenfeld z”l used to correspond with Rav Avraham and raise funds for the Breslov community in Eretz Yisrael.
16:07 – Rav Avraham was invited to become the Rav of Lublin, but his grandfather, Rav Nachman Tcherin z”l, counseled him instead to lead the Breslov community.
19:16 – He was taken prisoner by the Arabs in 1948.
27:45 – Translation of a letter written by Rav Avraham asking friends to help him emigrate from Russian to Eretz Yisrael.
35:27 – The importance of “clothing” the Torah to enable it to be heard.
37:56 – Reference to Likutey Moharan 47 – Eretz Yisrael enables a person to bring forth words of beauty.