In another new upload of archival videos of the Rebbe at JEM.tv, newly published clips show the Rebbe being mesader kidushin, including beautiful color footage of the last wedding the Rebbe officiated.
In another new upload of archival videos of the Rebbe at JEM.tv, newly published clips show the Rebbe being mesader kidushin, Including beautiful color footage of the last wedding the Rebbe officiated.
From before the Rebbe formally became Rebbe until 1963, the Rebbe would officiate weddings of Chassidim. Presented here, from JEM, are a collection of newly published films from weddings at which the Rebbe officiated.
The first clip shows the Rebbe at a wedding in 5709. This wedding was at Gold Manor Hall in Brooklyn, before the Rebbe initiated a policy that he would only attend a Chuppah held at 770.
The following clip is from 10 years following, in 5719, at a Chuppah held in the “Shalash” – courtyard of 770. The final clip, in beautiful color, is from the final wedding the Rebbe officiated, of Rabbi Shmuel and Hindy Lew (Jaffee) in 5723, at the front entrance of 770. Though formally suspending the practice of officiating weddings some 3 years prior, an exception was made for this couple.
The videos were published as a memento from the Nakki-Azulay Wedding, Chof Kislev 5783
Wedding of Reb Mendel and Sarah Baumgarten on the 19th of Elul 5709.
Wedding of Reb Yonah and Rochel Sapochkinsky on Rosh Chodesh Tammuz 5719.
Wedding of Reb Shmuel and Hinda Lew on the 15th of Tammuz 5723.
Browse more videos of the Rebbe at JEM.tv.