hassidic hassidic

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of or relating to the Jewish Hasidim or its members or their beliefs and practices

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News

  • Student expelled from haredi school for questioning her faith

    A student reportedly was expelled from a haredi Orthodox nursing school in central Israel for doubting her faith. The student at the Tessler School of Nursing at Laniado Hospital in Netanya, which is affiliated with the Sanz Hassidic movement, expelled 21-year-old Chavi Loyfer, Ynet reported.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: J Weekly

Quotes

  1. "Once there was a hassidic rebbe who wanted to instill in his followers the importance of giving to the poor before Passover," said Metzger. "He sent out a messenger to spread the message. When the messenger returned he said to the rebbe, 'I...
    on Feb 19, 2006 By: Yona Metzger Source: Jerusalem Post

  2. Fingering a thick beard as he walked onstage at Israel's IBM headquarters, Alexander joked, "No, I'm not Hassidic. I'm unemployed."
    on Feb 25, 2004 By: Jason Alexander Source: USA Today

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