Federation of Jewish Communities of Ukraine:
Rabbi of Kirovograd Dan Zakuta

 

r. Dan Zakuta and his family.

Rabbi Dan Zakuta was born on Elul 27th 5732 (1972) in Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine.

In 1979 he entered the secondary school number 82 and finished it in 1989. After school in 1990 he entered the yeshiva of rabbi Shmuel Kaminetsky in Dnepropetrovsk, but in December that same year he moved to Israel.

In Israel in 1991 he entered machon Lev in Jerusalem. He graduated from it in 1996 and after that entered the Merkaz Gutnik yeshiva in Jerusalem.

In 1998 rabbi Zakuta came to Dnepropetrovsk, participated in establishing a yeshiva for adults and taught in yeshiva ktana.

In 1999 he married the Bet-Chana Women Teacher Training College student Sarah Yegudis.

Since Tishrey 2000 rabbi Dan Zakuta is the rabbi of Kirovograd, Ukraine.