Meir Weinstien, JDL Canada, and the Contemporary Mythos
a long time ago.
Updated a long time ago.
An annual epidemic in the form of a mass pilgrimage. Every year, thousands of Breslov chasidim abandon their families for Rosh Hashanah in order to travel to Uman. The purpose? To pray at the grave of their Rebbe. My reflections on this lunacy.