Chasidim


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Noun1.Chasidim - a sect of Orthodox Jews that arose out of a pietistic movement originating in eastern Europe in the second half of the 18th century; a sect that follows the Mosaic law strictly
Jewish Orthodoxy, Orthodox Judaism - Jews who strictly observe the Mosaic law as interpreted in the Talmud
Chasid, Chassid, Hasid, Hassid - a member of a Jewish sect that observes a form of strict Orthodox Judaism
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The Chasidim in Hungary," The Hebrew Leader (New York), May 11, 1866, 37; Gilya Gerda Schmidt, "Hasidism: Apprenticeship in a Life of the Communal Spirit, 1905-1908," in Martin Buber's Formative Years: From German Culture to Jewish Renewal, 1897-1909 (Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 1995), 90-117.
For over 12 years, Talia's Steakhouse has continuously reinvented the strictly Glatt kosher restaurant as a hip, modern place, where everyone will feel welcome: from Chabad and Satmer Chasidim to Modern Orthodox, secular Jews, non-Jewish customers and all other ethnic groups, Talia's has something for everyone.
Hundreds of Chasidim and yeshiva students streamed into Ziemba's apartment to fulfill the mitzvah of sitting in the makeshift booth.
Even though I am confident with my skeptic views on religion and superstition, I probably should have better prepared for my journey into the secular world and I urge my fellow struggling Chasidim to contact Footsteps and plan an exit strategy.
The Chasidim who run the largest kosher meat factory in America are charged with violations of immigration and child labor laws, money laundering, and unsafe working conditions?
in breiteren Kreisen zumal des pharisaischen Judentums durchsetzte, mu[ss] man an die Blutopfer denken, welche erst die Chasidim, die "Frommen" und dann die Pharisaer zu zahlen hatten.
In Wodzinski's opinion, a re-examination over time of the conflicts between maskilim and Chasidim leads to the following conclusion: "The example of the Kingdom of Poland demonstrates that the struggle with the Chasidic movement was not an obsession inherent to the entire East European Haskalah and an essential element of its ideology, but rather it was the result of a confluence of many factors of an ideological and social, internal and external nature" (p.
The publication of Yaakov Yosef's book in 1780 led to calls that it be burnt and to the Gra's support of a new round of bans against the Chasidim the next year.
And public menorahs large and small will be lit at city centers, army bases, shopping malls, senior centers and hospitals next week by thousands of Chabad Chasidim who make it an annual project to bring the festival's light into the House of Israel.
Living in Kazimierz for some months, I saw these very same puppet Jews often, draped with the gangly arms of Israeli teenagers posing for their friends' cameras, or piously ignored by American Chasidim on pilgrimage, who stood praying, unruffled, next to their cardboard doppelgangers.
A good example of this is found in Sefer Chasidim, dealing with the case of a son who, in an attempt to spare his parents pain, threatens that he will initiate a fast unless they agree not to fast themselves.
is trying to revive in an American context the tradition of the Chasidim in which music was used as a medium to gain spiritual release.