Originally published in Tzvi M. Rabinowicz (ed.), The encyclopedia of Hasidism (1996), pp. 169-71. The legal side of Judaism, the practice and study of the rules, customs, and observances. There is no doubt, despite occasional accusations to the contrary on the part of the Mitnaggedim, that the hasidim always accepted the complete authority of the halakhah….
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