lubavitcher lubavitcher  /ˈlu bə ˌvɪ tʃər/


  • (n) a member of the Lubavitch movement; a follower of Chabad Hasidism


  • Jews Make a Pilgrimage to a Grand Rebbe’s Grave

    They come by the thousands to a cemetery in Queens to pray at the grave of Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson, the seventh grand rebbe of the Lubavitcher group of Hasidic Jews, who died in 1994.
    on September 14, 2013     Source: New York Times


  1. "It was 83 years ago here in S. Petersburg that the sixth Lubavitcher Rebbe, Rabbi Yosef Yitzchak Schneersohn, was released from the fortress after being arrested on charges of carrying out religious activities," he noted. "He was arrested...
    on Jun 24, 2010 By: Berel Lazar Source: Federation of Jewish Communities of the CIS

  2. "The spirit of the [Lubavitcher rebbe,] Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson, whose yahrzeit will be commemorated next week, still lives," said Lau. "The candles that he lit in the world are still burning today in Warsaw, not far from where...
    on Jun 30, 2008 By: Yisrael Meir Lau Source: Jerusalem Post

  3. "Back in the 1950's, the Lubavitcher Rebbe, Rabbi Menachem M. Schnnerson, of blessed memory, established several vocational training schools in Kfar Chabad, Israel, in association with ORT," says Rabbi Yehuda Krinsky, Chairman of Merkos...
    on Dec 26, 2007 By: Yehuda Krinsky Source:

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