Chabad
Chabad, also known as Lubavitch, Habad, and Chabad-Lubavitch, is a Orthodox Jewish, Chasidic movement. Chabad is today one of the world's best known Chasidic movements and is well known for its outrea...
Yisroel Avrohom Portugal
Yisroel Avrohom Portugal (or Israel Abraham Portugal) (born June 2, 1925) son of Rabbi Eliezer Zusia Portugal and his first wife, Sheina Rachel, is the Rebbe (Grand Rabbi) of Skulen in Brooklyn, New Y...
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David Elimelech Tzanger
Rabbi David Elimelech Tzanger (born Nowy Sacz, Poland 1880-1962) was a religious figure and Hasidic personality in his native Poland, Canada and Israel. Tzanger was born to parents Isaac Pinchus and H...
Mordechai of Nadvorna
Rabbi Mordechai Leifer (1824–1894) was the son of Rabbi Yesochor Bertche Leifer (d. 1848), author of Sisrei Torah, and a great-great-grandson of Rabbi Meir "The Great" of Premishlan.
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Menachem Mendel of Rimanov
Menachem Mendel of Rimanov (1745–May 29, 1815) was a Hasidic Rebbe and author.
Born in Neustadt, Nowe Miasto, he was introduced to Hasidut at the age of 11 when he met Dov Ber of Mezeritch. ...
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Menachem Mendel of Kotzk
Menachem Mendel Morgensztern of Kotzk, better known as the Kotzker Rebbe (1787–1859) was a Hasidic rabbi and leader.
Born to a non-Hasidic family in Goraj near Lublin, Poland, he became attracted ...
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Yaakov Aryeh Alter
Yaakov Aryeh Alter, (Polish: Jakub Arie Alter; born 1939), is the seventh and current Rebbe of the Hasidic dynasty of Ger, a position he has held since 1996. He lives in Israel and has followers i...
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Moshe Chaim Ephraim of Sudilkov
Rabbi Moshe Chaim Ephraim of Sudilkov was born in Medzhybizh, Poland 1748 and died there on the 17th of Iyar in 1800. He was best known as the Baal Shem Tov's grandson and for the work Degel Machaneh ...
Simcha Bunim of Peshischa
Rabbi Simcha Bunim Bonhart of Peshischa (Przysucha, in Poland) (1765–1827) was one of the key leaders of Hasidic Judaism in Poland. After studying Torah at yeshivas in Mattersdorf and Nikolsburg, he w...
Zvi Elimelech Halberstam
Zvi Elimelech Halberstam (born 1952) is the present Sanz-Klausenburger Rebbe of Netanya, Israel. He is also known as the Sanzer Rebbe. He is the eldest son of Rabbi Yekusiel Yehudah Halberstam, the fi...
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Moshe Leib Rabinovich
Moshe Leib Rabinovich (born December 25, 1940 in Munkacs, Hungary) is the current rebbe of Munkacs.Rabinovich was born as the third child to his parents Rabbi Baruch and Frima Rabinovich in Munkacs, C...
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Nachum Dov Brayer
Nachum Dov Brayer (born 15 April 1959) is the present Rebbe of the Boyan Hasidic dynasty. He is the grandson of the former Boyaner Rebbe of New York, Rabbi Mordechai Shlomo Friedman, who died when he ...
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Yehudah Aryeh Leib Alter
Yehudah Aryeh Leib Alter (1847–1905), also known by the title of his main work, the Sfas Emes or Sefat Emet, was a Hasidic rabbi who succeeded his grandfather, Rabbi Yitzchak Meir Alter, as the ...
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Joseph Meir Weiss
Joseph Meir Weiss (Weisz) (Hebrew: יוסף מאיר ווייס‎), also known as the Imrei Yosef after his major work, (March 15, 1838 – May 26, 1909) was a Hungarian rabbi and founder of the Spinka Hasi...
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Kalonymus Kalman Shapira
Kalonymus Kalman Shapira (or Klonimus Kalmish Szapiro) (or "Shapiro," a more common transliteration of the Polish spelling of his name "Szapiro") (1889–3 November 1943), was the Grand Rabbi of P...
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Kehot Publication Society
Kehot Publication Society and Merkos Publications, the publishing divisions of the Chabad-Lubavitch movement, were established in 1942 by the sixth Lubavitcher Rebbe, Rabbi Yosef Yitzchok Schneersohn....
Avraham Abba Leifer
Avraham Abba Leifer (1918 – 7 January 1990) was the second Rebbe of the Pittsburg Hasidic dynasty and the instigator for the relocation of the Hasidut from its original location in Pittsburgh, P...
Tzavaat HaRivash
Tzavaat HaRivash (Hebrew: צוואת הריב"ש, "Testament of the Rabbi Yisroel Baal Shem"), is a book of collected teachings from the Baal Shem Tov regarding Divine service, personal refinement, and understa...