Tag: Chassidim

Rav Avigdor Miller on Getting Stuck On A Ladder

Q:  Why are the Satmerer chassidim fighting with the Lubavitcher chassidim? And do you approve of it? 

Rav Avigdor Miller on Satmar and Lubavitch

Q: Can you justify the motives of two groups of chassidim who are in conflict with one another?   A: You mean the Satmarer and the Lubavitcher?

Rav Avigdor Miller on Wearing a Gartel

Q: What is the purpose of a gartel?

Rav Avigdor Miller on Growing a Beard With Your Wife’s Blessing

Q:  The Chofetz Chaim wrote a kuntress about the prohibition of shaving and other gedolim also wrote about the importance of wearing a beard. What should a person do if his wife is not so happy about the idea? 

Rav Avigdor Miller on the Man Who Dresses Like a Rabbi

Q: Why are the misnagdim so violently opposed to rebbishe brachos? A: Which misnagdim are opposed to rebbishe brachos? Tell me one. Q: I went to a Rosh Yeshiva once and I told him that I asked a Rebbe for a bracha and he responded sarcastically.  A: He’s asking, “Why are the non-chassidim opposed to a blessing given by a chassidic rabbi?” And the…