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Women in Chassidism: “Aidel Rokeach of Brody”

B”H The Israeli researcher Rachel Elior mentions in the English version of her book DYBBUKS AND JEWISH WOMEN (page 112) the daughter of Rebbe Shalom Rokeach (1783 – 1855) of Belz. It says that Aidel, the Rebbe’s daughter, did not integrate into the traditional female role in Chassidism. Instead, she lived in Brody and was … Continue reading

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Historic Photographs of Gedolim

B”H Here are a few great photos of Gedolim. I have to stress that I DO NOT OWN these pictures but they were sent to me by a Jewish news site I subscribe !!! New York 1946: The Belzer Rebbe Aharon Rokeach. Poland 1930: The Gerrer Imrei Emet walking through a forest. Rebbe Yoel Teitelbaum … Continue reading