The Vilna Gaon VS Chassidut

What was really the disagreement, between the Vilna Gaon and the early leaders of chassidut? If we’ve learnt anything at all about the fight between the followers of the Baal Shem Tov and chassidut, and the followers of the Lithuanian path of mitnagdim, as exemplified by the Vilna Gaon and his followers, this is probably … Continue reading The Vilna Gaon VS Chassidut