9-10 Kislev: Birthday and Yahrtzeit of Rebbe Dovber, the Mittler Rebbe
All the qualities of a previous Rebbe are assumed by the successive Rebbe. Each Nasi is the memale mekomo u’maalaso of the preceding Rebbe, he is his successor in terms of taking on his role as well as in terms of possessing all his virtues. Also, he introduces something unique of his own.
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