Savran (Hasidic dynasty)

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Savran is the name of a Hasidic dynasty founded by Rebbe Moshe Zvi Giterman. Savran is a town in present-day Ukraine.

Lineage[edit]

  • Rebbe Moshe Zvi Giterman of Savran
    • Rebbe Shlomo Giterman of Savran – son of Rebbe Moshe Zvi
    • Rabbi Yisroel – son-in-law of Rebbe Moshe Zvi and nephew of the Kozhnitzer Magid
      • Rebbe Boruch Giterman of Savran – son of Rebbe Shlomo and son-in-law of Rebbe Dovid Hager of Zabaltov

The last Savraner rebbe was Rabbi Yisschar Dov Hager of Har Nof Jerusalem (died 2013), he was a renowned Torah Scholar and served as a Dayan on the Jerusalem Rabbinic Court. He was the son in law of Rabbi Avraham Leib Klein who served as the Mashgiach of the Rizhner Yeshiva in Jerusalem.

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