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200 Breslov hasidim allowed into Ukraine after Netanyahu intervenes

200 Breslov hasidim allowed into Ukraine after Netanyahu intervenes

Israeli hasidim detained at Ukrainian airports for 8 hours allowed to travel on to Uman after PM Netanyahu intervenes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/08/2020 21:28
Arrest Mahmoud Abbas for the murder of Rabbi Shay Ohayon

Arrest Mahmoud Abbas for the murder of Rabbi Shay Ohayon

PA chairman Mahmoud Abbas is an accomplice in the murder of Rabbi Shay Ohayon, as guilty as the terrorist who stabbed him. Opinion.Ezequiel Doiny , 27/08/2020 03:31
Ukraine to limit number of people allowed to visit Uman for Rosh Hashanah

Ukraine to limit number of people allowed to visit Uman for Rosh Hashanah

Ukraine Interior Min. Avakov says mass events cannot be held during pandemic, country will limit number of Jews allowed in for holiday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/08/2020 10:14
Breslov threatens to drop support for haredi parties

Breslov threatens to drop support for haredi parties

Breslov hasidim demand representatives end detention of Israelis visiting Ukraine. 'We won't vote for haredi parties if problem continues.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/03/2019 14:37
Brelsov mourns: Rabbi Kenig of Tzfat passes

Brelsov mourns: Rabbi Kenig of Tzfat passes

Tzfat Breslov community Rabbi Elazar Kenig passes away after suffering serious illness.Mordechai Sones, 31/12/2018 18:25
Rabbi’s death from flu in Uman has community in panic

Rabbi’s death from flu in Uman has community in panic

Haredi rabbi from Israel living in Ukraine dies of flu virus, sparking panic in local Breslev Hasidic community.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 30/12/2018 22:44
Breslov synagogue demolished

Breslov synagogue demolished

Authorities in central Israeli town of Elad tear down Breslov synagogue built in public park.David Rosenberg, 03/12/2018 10:33
Passengers who were stood up by travel agent to receive refunds

Passengers who were stood up by travel agent to receive refunds

Travel agency says flights to Uman were canceled, promises that affected customers will receive refunds.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/08/2018 00:16
Praying and drinking on the way to Uman

Praying and drinking on the way to Uman

Eight passengers removed from airplane on route to Uman after disorderly, drunken conduct. Flight delayed by three hours.Ben Shaul, 29/08/2018 13:33
Travel agent disappears with passengers' cash

Travel agent disappears with passengers' cash

Travel agent who promised to purchase cheap tickets to Uman runs off with Breslov hasidims' money.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/08/2018 09:38
Israel sets up temporary consulate in Uman for Rosh Hashanah

Israel sets up temporary consulate in Uman for Rosh Hashanah

With tens of thousands of pilgrims expected to visit Hasidic rabbi's grave in Ukraine, Israel opens consulate to assist visitors.JTA, 28/08/2018 14:51
Defense Ministry will allow yeshiva students to fly to Uman

Defense Ministry will allow yeshiva students to fly to Uman

Following pressure from haredi parties, Defense Minisrry waives ban on overseas flights for haredim avoiding IDF service.Tzvi Lev, 16/08/2018 22:19
'Close your eyes' with Adi Ran and Mordechai Rot

'Close your eyes' with Adi Ran and Mordechai Rot

Adi Ran sings his well-known Breslev themes as part of a new collaboration with Mordechai Rot.Tzvi Lev, 31/01/2018 13:51
Watch: Breslover Hassid and PA resident share a light moment

Watch: Breslover Hassid and PA resident share a light moment

Israeli Jew, Palestinian Authority resident enjoy dance music, spontaneous dance on Gush Etzion road.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/01/2018 21:39
Fire near Rebbe Nachman's tomb forces evacuation

Fire near Rebbe Nachman's tomb forces evacuation

Fire breaks out at site adjacent to Breslov founder's grave in Uman, Ukraine, forcing evacuation of Jewish school children.David Rosenberg, 21/11/2017 12:38
'Let my rabbi go'

'Let my rabbi go'

Breslov hassidim continue campaign to bring remains of famed hasidic leader to Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/11/2017 21:42
Court freezes Rabbi Berland's trip to Uman

Court freezes Rabbi Berland's trip to Uman

Court freezes decision permitting Rabbi Eliezer Berland to fly to Uman for Rosh Hashanah.Tzvi Lev, 19/09/2017 10:29
Breslov rabbis: No women in Uman

Breslov rabbis: No women in Uman

As thousands prepare to travel to Uman for Rosh Hashanah, a number of Breslov rabbis call to prohibit women near gravesite at that time.Michal Levi, 30/08/2017 21:13
Police break up wedding over 14-year-old bride

Police break up wedding over 14-year-old bride

Police arrest bride's father, groom, over underage marriage.JTA, 30/08/2017 14:13
Rabbi Eliezer Berland rushed to hospital

Rabbi Eliezer Berland rushed to hospital

Former dean of Shuvu Banim Yeshiva, convicted of molesting several female followers, rushed to hospital.David Rosenberg, 12/06/2017 11:59
Three Israelis suspected of vandalizing Jesus statue in Uman

Three Israelis suspected of vandalizing Jesus statue in Uman

Three Israeli youths, including two brothers, are accused of vandalizing a statue of Jesus on the cross in the city of Uman, Ukraine.Nissan Tzur, 04/01/2017 15:48
Rabbi Berland sentenced to 18 months in prison

Rabbi Berland sentenced to 18 months in prison

'Fugitive rabbi' who eluded Israeli authorities for years sentenced to 18 months in prison under plea bargain agreement.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/11/2016 17:03
Rabbi Berland begs for his release

Rabbi Berland begs for his release

Berland appeals to chief rabbis for help saying he is in poor health.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/10/2016 16:20
Rabbi Berland to remain in jail throughout trial

Rabbi Berland to remain in jail throughout trial

Bail denied to Breslov rabbi accused of sex crimes who evaded Israeli authorities for years abroad.Ben Shaul, 18/08/2016 11:13
Rabbi Berland to be released to house arrest

Rabbi Berland to be released to house arrest

Court approves releasing Rabbi Berland to house arrest; police request to postpone for a day to make sure 'he doesn't escape.'Haim Lev, 27/07/2016 20:32
Rabbi Berland instructed follower to plant bomb

Rabbi Berland instructed follower to plant bomb

Embattled rabbi indicted for sex crimes told follower to plant dynamite in bed of unknown target, 'send him straight to heaven'.David Rosenberg, 26/07/2016 19:17
'My son and I are ready to die for Rabbi Berland'

'My son and I are ready to die for Rabbi Berland'

Followers of rabbi extradited for alleged sex crimes demand they be allowed into prison where he is being held.David Rosenberg, 20/07/2016 20:41
Rabbi Eliezer Berland arrested in Israel

Rabbi Eliezer Berland arrested in Israel

Rabbi Eliezer Berland, who fled 3 years ago after being accused of sexual assault, arrested after arriving at Ben Gurion Airport.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/07/2016 10:18
Extradition of Eliezer Berland begins

Extradition of Eliezer Berland begins

Berland's son Nahman condemns 'criminal' father, as Breslov rabbis warn public to 'keep away' from fugitive rabbi.David Rosenberg, 18/07/2016 13:48
Thousands Delayed On Their Way to Uman

Thousands Delayed On Their Way to Uman

Tens of thousands of Israelis, as well as Jews from around the world, were in Uman Sunday to celebrate Rosh HashanahMoshe Cohen, 13/09/2015 17:59
'Breslov Movie' Comes to Tel Aviv

'Breslov Movie' Comes to Tel Aviv

Director hopes 'Stories of Rebbe Nachman' will take Israel's white city by storm - and help him come full circle.Yoni Kempinski, 02/09/2015 15:44
Rabbi Refuses to See Women After Scandals

Rabbi Refuses to See Women After Scandals

Breslov leader Rabbi Shalom Arush to only handle women's issues through their husbands after sexual abuse scandals rock the religious world.Haim Lev, 19/07/2015 13:41
Pirates, Breslovers, and 'Green Leafers' - Oh My

Pirates, Breslovers, and 'Green Leafers' - Oh My

Fringe parties have continued to try to break into the Knesset, despite higher elections threshold. Will one of these little-knowns make it?Tova Dvorin, 30/01/2015 10:03
Yes to Rabbi Nachman and the Spirit of the Land

Yes to Rabbi Nachman and the Spirit of the Land

The Spirit of the Land of Israel and Rabbi Na Nach Nachma from Uman. Barouch Levy, 06/11/2014 07:14
Ukraine Bill: $100 to Visit Rabbi Nachman's Grave

Ukraine Bill: $100 to Visit Rabbi Nachman's Grave

Proposed law condemned for fleecing visitors to Breslov Rabbi's tomb.Ari Yashar, 20/01/2014 10:37
Miracle Terror Survivor Heads New Hasidic Party

Miracle Terror Survivor Heads New Hasidic Party

"Na Nach" Breslov party runs in election. "Eretz Yisrael was given to us in the Torah. We know what we're fighting for," stated Moshe Yanai.Ben Bresky, 14/01/2013 20:30
Blast Destroys Ambulance at Rabbi Nachman's Grave

Blast Destroys Ambulance at Rabbi Nachman's Grave

A blast destroyed an ambulance near the Uman grave of Rabbi Nachman. Police are investigating arson, but it may been accidental.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 25/03/2012 12:35
PA Police Officers Wound Jew at Joseph's Tomb

PA Police Officers Wound Jew at Joseph's Tomb

Palestinian Authority police officers shot and lightly wounded a Breslov Hassid in Joseph's Tomb overnight Monday.Elad Benari, 14/12/2011 01:13
MK Wants Rebbe Nachman’s Grave in Israel

MK Wants Rebbe Nachman’s Grave in Israel

An MK wants the PM to discuss with the visiting Ukrainian president the idea of reburying revered Rabbi Nachman of Breslov in Israel. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 30/11/2011 13:02
Uman Visitors Won't Get Warm Welcome This Year

Uman Visitors Won't Get Warm Welcome This Year

Chassidic visitors to Uman may be greeted by mass protests of Ukranian nationalists demanding they leave town.David Lev, 15/09/2011 14:05
Prayer at Rav Ashi's Tomb

Prayer at Rav Ashi's Tomb

A group of about 100 Breslov Chassidim, secured by IDF soldiers, entered the tomb of the Talmud compiler Rav Ashi for a special prayer service.Elad Benari, 15/06/2011 05:43
Breslov Chassid Murdered in Uman

Breslov Chassid Murdered in Uman

A 19-year-old Breslov Chossid is murdered by Ukrainian thugs near the grave of his Rebbe in Uman, just two months before he was to be married.Chana Ya'ar, 26/09/2010 09:54
Stamp, Book and CD for R'Nachman

Stamp, Book and CD for R'Nachman

For the first time, Israel is issuing a souvenir set for Rabbi Nachman of Breslov, including stamps, book, and CD of his poems set to music.Hillel Fendel, 02/09/2010 19:21
Flights to Uman Filling Up

Flights to Uman Filling Up

Preparations underway for annual pilgrimage to Uman.Elad Benari, 26/08/2010 05:05
A Rabbi's Vitamins for the Soul

A Rabbi's Vitamins for the Soul

Breslev teacher Rabbi Lazer Brody begins soulful and inspiring show on Israel National Radio: Lazer Beams.Eli Stutz, 04/08/2010 14:00
Stamp of Rav Nachman of Breslov

Stamp of Rav Nachman of Breslov

A new stamp honors the late Rabbi Nachman of Breslov, whose philosophy of uniting faith and joy is kept by tens of thousands of Jews worldwide.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 27/06/2010 14:56