Today, the biggest problem for the hasidim is a bunch of “trustafarian” poseurs on bicycles.
But what of the “religious hazard” of which the hasidim speak?
In a matter of minutes, all the hasidim and peasants were dancing furiously with one another.
also Chasidim, 1812, adherents of a conservative Jewish religious movement founded 1750 by Rabbi Israel ben Eliezer Baal Shem Tobh, from Hebrew hasidhim, literally "pious ones," plural of hasidh "kind, pious." Earlier used in Hebrew of adherents of an anti-Hellenistic faction during the time of the Maccabean Wars.