Chabad

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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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In 1983, Chabad Lubavitch appointed two rabbis to serve as emissaries to Vermont, where they contacted Mayor Sanders' office for permission to light an 8-foot menorah on the steps of Burlington City Hall as part of a worldwide campaign.
An earlier airborne assault on a centre run by the ultra-orthodox Jewish outreach group Chabad Lubavitch ended in success but troops found the bodies of five hostages inside.
Two-year-old Moshe Holtzberg's parents - Chabad Lubavitch centre rabbi Gavriel Holtzberg, 29, and his wife Rivka - were among the dead.
Among the bodies were those of Rabbi Gavriel Noach Holtzberg, who ran the centre, and his wife, the Chabad Lubavitch organisation said.
The airborne assault on the centre run by the ultra-orthodox Jewish outreach group Chabad Lubavitch was punctuated by gunshots and explosions as forces cleared it floor by floor.
It was unclear if any others remained inside the ultra-orthodox Chabad Lubavitch offices.
Gunmen also seized the Mumbai headquarters of the ultra-orthodox Jewish outreach group Chabad Lubavitch.
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.
Levi also made inroads with Chabad Lubavitch, a Westwood-based, nondenominational Jewish social service network that puts on an annual televised fund-raiser.
Spiegel and his family arrived in Eugene in September to establish the Chabad House, which is affiliated with a branch of mystical Judaism known as the Chabad Lubavitch movement.
Here, a leading force towards the development is Rabbi Ben Tzion Krafnianski, the director of the observant Chabad Lubavitch inclusionist congregation.
Chabad Lubavitch World Headquarters at 770 Eastern Parkway in Brooklyn was evacuated on Tuesday night due to a bomb threat.
AaAaAeAeAaAeAeA The Jewish outr organization Chabad Lubavitch is sponsoring more than 60AaAaAeAeAaAeAeA celebrat and nightly public menorah lightings around Paris, including at the Eiffel Tower.
See also Bradford Wiss, 'DISCLOSURE: New Facts Found in Chabad's Quest for Sacred Texts', Chabad Lubavitch Headquarters News, 19 July 2005, available at <http://lubavitch.