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  • Nourish Your Soul With a Helping of Jewish Learning

    By Michele Alperin

    August 24, 2006 | 8:00 pm

    Torah study in its broadest sense is the path to the divine. The Chasidim and their spiritual descendants traditionally reach toward God through ecstatic music, with the mediation of their rebbes.

    The more straitlaced Mitnagdim found God in the intricacies of halacha, the "path"...