Popular Shailos

Who gets first priority on choosing a name for a baby – the father or mother?

Bar Mitzvah (2)

My son is going to camp 2 days before his Bar Mitzvah.  Can we make the party a week in advance?

Rebbe Tehillim

What are the chapters Tehillim that the Tzemach Tzedek told his children to say while his Rebetzen was in labor and delivery?

Wedding when sitting Shiva

I am in the year of Aveilus and my best friend is getting married and she asked me to be her “unterfirer” by her Chupa. May I?

Selected Sichos
Chof Menachem Av – Parshas Ekev

The positive aspect of the broken Luchos (tablets) and a Yahrtzeit.

Chof Menachem Av – The Rebbe’s father’s Yohrzeit.

When the Rebbe asked me: And whom are you named after? And, Thank you for coming to the Yohrzeit.


When do we start blowing the Shofar? The first day or the second day of Rosh Chodesh Elul?

Why Is Elul Called The Wicked Month?!

What are the Roshei Teivos [acronym] of Elul? Who was Miriam Bas Bilga?

About Rabbi Garelik
Rabbi Levi Yitzchok Garelik was born and raised in Milan, Italy (he is a very proud Italian), where his parents were sent by the Lubavitcher Rebbe in 1958. He received Yore and Yodin from Rabbi Pikarsky (privately) at the Central Lubavitch Yeshiva. He received shimush for many years from Rabbis Marlow and – יבדלח”ט – Osdoba and Heller (of the Crown Heights Bais Din). He served as spiritual leader of Lubavitch Congregation in Boston and as a Rabbinic coordinator for OK Kosher certification. Currently, Rabbi Garelik serves as spiritual leader of the European Synagogue, right across the EU, in Brussels, and lectures extensively around the world.Rabbi Garelik has edited many halachik works, including the highly acclaimed “Kitzur Dinei Tahara,” and his “Guide” vol.1 (lifecycles) and “Guide” vol. 2 (Aveilus). To read more about Rabbi Garelik click here.