Denis (Daniel Naftoli) Surovtsev
Daniel Naftoli (Denis) Surovtsev was born in Belarus in Minsk. He discovered his Jewish identity when he was 11 years old. Two years later he had already finished learning his first tractate of Talmud, as he was learning in Jewish school in Minsk. After his family moved to Germany Daniel Naftoli enrolled in a yeshiva in Berlin Yeshiva, which later became a rabbinical seminary. After his studies he worked as a rabbi in a few different communities in Germany. He is married and has 2 children. In his free time, he writes his blog on Facebook and makes videos for YouTube.