Only a few days ago, three sons of the Machnovke Rebbe (Bnei Brak) went for a visit with the Belzer Rebbe’s grandson. Those of you who are a little more familiar with Chassidut Belz surely know about the quarrel between Belz and Machnovke. HERE are further details on the subject !
Already a couple of years ago, after the big fight between the two chassidic groups reached it’s peak, the Belzer started to ignore Machnovke. Soon after the sons of the two Rebbes started meeting each other. Now the official statement is that the relations are warming up a little further. On Purim, both Rebbes sent each other Mishloach Manot.
The stairs leading into the Machnovke Beit Midrash in Bnei Brak
A few days ago, the sons of the Machnovke Rebbe met a grandson of the Belzer Rebbe at the Belzer Beit Midrash. Here are some pictures:
There are rumours that the two chassidic groups will finalize their peace attempts when it comes to the wedding of one of the Belzer Rebbe’s grandsons in the month of Sivan (in less than two months).