The Birth of Chassidism

The Baal Shem Tov

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The Birth of Chassidism: The Baal Shem Tov

What are the roots of the Chassidic movement? What was the personage of its founder, Rabbi Yisroel Ba’al Shem Tov? Presented is a dialogue with noted scholars and historians as they trace the birth of Chassidism.
Jewish History, Baal Shem Tov, Chassidism
Learn about the life and teachings of Rabbi Israel Baal Shem Tov, the 18th century mystic who permanently changed the Jewish landscape.
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