Chassidic Rabbi and Disciples from U.S. Welcomed in Israel
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Chassidic Rabbi and Disciples from U.S. Welcomed in Israel

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Hundreds of disciples yesterday joyously greeted the Admor of Bobow, Rabbi Halberstam, who arrived in Israel with ten other disciples from the United States. Singing Chassidic songs, the disciples poured past police lines to receive his blessing.

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