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Major Chabad Families

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This is an umbrella project for all of the major Core Chabad Families, listed by their progenitors below:

Chabad philosophy emphasises mind over emotions. The founder of the Chabad philosophy, Shneur Zalman of Liadi Boruchovitch (1745-1812) developed an intellectual system and an approach to Judaism intended to answer criticisms of Hasidism as anti-intellectual. Through an approach based partly on Kabbalah, Chabad philosophy methodizes an understanding of God.

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Core Chabad Family Progenitors

We could argue for many days over who belongs in the list. The preferred approach is an *inclusive* one. DW