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‘Hassidrama’

A Chabad Hassid from Safed helps yeshiva boys express themselves

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Photo by: RONEN GRIDISH
At Hanoch Lenar Yeshiva in Safed, one boy dances uninhibitedly inside a circle of his classmates, who are doing their best to mimic his movements. A gentle soul by the name of Ronen Gridish directs the scene, his body language and eyes encouraging and empathic.

For the moment, there isn’t a Gemara in sight. The notebooks have been temporarily stowed, and the students are in full-tilt involvement in this unusual yeshiva activity.



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