R' Chaim Menachem Heschel, Admur Zinkov

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About R' Chaim Menachem Heschel, Admur Zinkov

Rabbi Chaim Menachem Heschel of Zhinkov (1837-1893). Succeeded his father, Rabbi Meshulam Zusya, and expanded the Chassidus throughout Russia, Ukraine, and Serbia. Some of his divrei Torah are found in the sefer Shemuos Tovos. Source

Lineage of the Mezhbizh-Zinkov dynasty

Rabbi Avraham Yehoshua Heshel of Apt was the founder of the Apt-Mezhbizh-Zinkover Hasidic dynasty. In honor of the dynasty's founder, his descendants adopted the family name Heshel.