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In Parshas Pinchas it says that the children of Korach did not die. Is there anyone alive today that is aware that they are from the descendents of Korach?

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Patrilineally?​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ – Double AA Jun 9 '13 at 17:53
Ben Achar Ben would be more interesting, however even in general I am interested if anyone is aware that they descend from Korach. – Gershon Gold Jun 9 '13 at 17:55
Is anyone nowadays who is aware of coming from Merari? – Shmuel Brin Jun 10 '13 at 1:02

In high school, I had a rebbe (Rabbi Horowitz) who said that he was a Korach Levi, part of a group that traced their lineage to Korach. And that they referred to the (somewhat misunderstood) Korach as 'the Heilige zeideh Korach'.

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Was he related to the Shlah Hakadosh? – Shmuel Brin Jun 10 '13 at 1:02
I understood that the sons of Korach were singers / composers during th etime of the Bet hamikdash? Was your rebbe a good singer? – DanF Jun 18 '14 at 18:33
@ShmuelBrin Given that he had the same last name as the Shlah, I would say most likely. – josh waxman Jun 18 '14 at 23:19
@DanF It never came up. – josh waxman Jun 18 '14 at 23:19
@joshwaxman not all Horowitzes are related. – Shmuel Brin Jun 18 '14 at 23:39

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