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Synonyms for Chabad

a large missionary Hasidic movement known for their hospitality, technological expertise, optimism and emphasis on religious study

a form of Hasidism practiced by Lithuanian and Russian Jews under communist rule

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A Herzliya municipal supervisor caused outrage in September after he fined a Chabad hasid for opening a tefillin booth.
In a brief address in Hebrew, Netanyahu thanked Moshe for hosting him and taking him around his residence inside Chabad House where he lived as a toddler.
It is a holiday that enriches our lives with the light of tradition," said Rabbi Shemtov, director of Chabad Jewish Center of Elgin.
For more information on Chabad of Southside, contact Rabbi Novack at 904-646-4434.
I cannot be emphatic enough in expressing how much Lubavitch was in its rights to put up a menorah," he told Chabad.
For example, Satmar--one of the largest Haredi communities in New York--is ideologically hostile to Israel in contrast to Chabad, which notwithstanding its base in the Diaspora, is qualified in limiting its criticism to the state's secular character.
Across the ocean, Brooklyn Chabad heartily disapproved, as Chabad News explained:
The sight of commandos being lowered into the Chabad House from a helicopter was also one of the enduring images of the rescue operation, part of a fightback by security forces that eventually led to nine militants being killed.
Rabbi Yaffe is the scholar in residence at Harvard's Chabad and has served as dean of the Institute of American and Talmudic Law in New York City.
There is support from the community around the world to continue the work of the Chabad House in Mumbai, so we are very determined to make a new beginning," he said.
Lubavitch Rabbi Itchel Krasnjansky, executive director of Chabad of Hawaii, has said that Hawaii's five airports are displaying Chabad-Lubavitch menorahs this Chanukah.
Chabad Lubavitch of Arkansas abandoned its lawsuit against the city and the Little Rock Board of Directors that had slowed the construction timetable of the Pleasant Ridge Town Center.
Spiegel also went to work at a number of Chabad centers in California, where he met his wife, Aviva.
Acting on a request for an emergency ruling, Justice John Paul Stevens held that city officials must allow Chabad of Southern Ohio to display a menorah in Fountain Plaza.
District Court for the District of Columbia entered a default judgment against the Russian Federation, the Russian Ministry of Culture, the Russian State Library, and the Russian State Military Archive in an action filed by a religious organization, Agudas Chasidei Chabad of United States, to recover a sacred collection of Jewish books and manuscripts that were seized during the Bolshevik Revolution and World War II.