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Known for the breadth and depth of his Chassidic teachings and his incredible love for every Jew, Rabbi DovBer dedicated his life to the servicing of the Jewish community, spiritually and physically.

Rabbi DovBer, the “Mitteler Rebbe” (1773-1827)

Rabbi DovBer, the “Mitteler Rebbe” (1773-1827)

A brief biography of the second Chabad Rebbe

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Rabbi DovBer was renowned for the breadth and depth of his Chassidic teachings and his incredible love and concern for every Jew. This brief biography describes his activities as Rebbe towards bettering the lives of Jews, both physically and spiritually.

In addition to further expounding the doctrines and philosophy of Chabad, he devoted himself to the communal and social activities initiated by his father.
Rabbi DovBer greatly concerned himself with the financial situation of the Jewish community, advocating agriculture and the training of youth in a trade.
Chassidus was once again subject to the onslaught of its opposers, with accusations of treason and rebellion.
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