Karelitz, Rabbi Avrohom Yeshaya - The Chazon Ish

Karelitz, Rabbi Avrohom Yeshaya - The Chazon Ish

Rabbi Avrohom Yeshaya Karelitz, (November 7, 1878 - October 24, 1953), popularly known by the name of his magnum opus Chazon Ish, was a Belarusian born Orthodox rabbi who became leader of Charedi Judaism in Israel, where his final 20 years, from 1933 to 1953, were spent.