Reb Asher of Stolin

A Short Biography:

Rebbe Asher of Stolin (the 1st), 1760-1828, was the son of Rebbe Aharon HaGadol of Karlin.

When his father passed away, he was raised by his successor Rebbe Shlomo Karliner who became one of his main influences. R' Asher later settled in Stolin.

He was well know for his support of establishing Torah learning and a Chassidic presence in the Holy land.