Satmar Hasidim

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Satmar (Hasidic Dynasty) - Satmar and Politics
... The Satmar Hasidic movement has become known for its social isolation from all forms of secular culture and for its opposition to all forms of religious, secular, and political Zionism ... After the Six-Day War in 1967 Reb Yoel told pious Satmar Hasidim not to approach the Western Wall of the Temple Mount in Jerusalem, feeling it would show support for the secular government that claimed to have ... This is true of other so called "holy places" that Satmar Hasidim do not visit, partly in protest of the secular Zionist government, which they view as an abomination ...
Satmar (Hasidic Dynasty) - Satmar and Politics - Satmar Opposition To Zionism
... See also Haredim and Zionism The Satmar's vehement position against Zionism was refined and officially formulated by Joel Teitelbaum, though it did ... that six million Jews were killed." In keeping with the three oaths, Satmar Hasidim were strongly opposed to the creation of modern Israel through violence and antagonism against gentile ... for God's love and redemption can lead to grave danger, the Satmar Hasidim have often interpreted the constant wars and terrorism in Israel as fulfilment of that prophecy ...