When Perl mentioned she was looking for a female drummer in the hasidic community, a mutual friend introduced her to Dalia.
But the hasidic communities that doggedly stick to a living, breathing Yiddish use different dialects.
Their time outside the hasidic community has not only shaped their music, but their approach to religion.
hasidic Judaism has a reputation for subverting and abusing women—and women have come forward with testimony to prove it.
hasidic Jews are starting to speak up, overcoming the cultural modesty surrounding sexual misconduct.
According to the hasidic legend, Israel Besht led this kind of life for seven years.
Here a few small hasidic groups were ensconced in a number of cities.
Everywhere he was zealously engaged in propagating the hasidic doctrine by means of the spoken and written word.
As a result, the hasidic doctrine branched out rapidly, falling into different varieties.
The interval between these two dates represents one continuous stretch of hasidic triumphs.