Hibbat Zion Movement

   See Hoveve Zion (Lovers of Zion).

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  • ḤIBBAT ZION — (Heb. חִבַּת צִיּוֹן, Love of Zion ), the movement that constituted the intermediate link between the forerunners of zionism in the middle of the 19th century and the beginnings of political Zionism with the appearance of theodor herzl and the… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • ḤIBBAT ZION — (Heb. חִבַּת צִיּוֹן), moshav in central Israel, in the Ḥefer Plain, affiliated with the Farmers Union (Hitaḥadut ha Ikkarim), founded in 1934 by members of the Ḥovevei Zion movement in Russia who settled in Ereẓ Israel prior to World War I and… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Hoveve Zion — (Lovers of Zion)    A movement that was established in 1882, as a direct reaction to the widespread pogroms in Russia (especially Odessa) in 1881, for the purpose of encouraging Jewish settlement in Palestine and achieving a Jewish national… …   Historical Dictionary of Israel

  • Hovevei Zion — (Hebrew: חובבי ציון‎), also known as Hibbat Zion (Hebrew: חיבת ציון‎, lit. [Those who are] Lovers of Zion), refers to organizations that are now considered the forerunners and foundation builders of modern Zionism. Many of these first groups were …   Wikipedia

  • ZIONISM — This article is arranged according to the following outline: the word and its meaning forerunners ḤIBBAT ZION ROOTS OF ḤIBBAT ZION background to the emergence of the movement the beginnings of the movement PINSKER S AUTOEMANCIPATION settlement… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • ALIYAH AND ABSORPTION — GENERAL SURVEY Introduction Aliyah, ascension or going up, is the coming of Jews as individuals or in groups, from exile or diaspora to live in the Land of Israel. Those who go up for this purpose are known as olim – a term used in the Bible for… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • NEWSPAPERS, HEBREW — This article is arranged according to the following outline: the spread of the hebrew press main stages of development In Europe Through the Early 1880s ideology of the early press in europe until world war i in europe between the wars the… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • PINSKER, LEON — (Judah Leib; 1821–1891), leader of the Ḥibbat Zion movement . Born in Tomaszow, Poland, Pinsker studied at the school of his father Simḥah Pinsker , a Hebrew writer and scholar, in Odessa. He was one of the first Jews to attend Odessa University …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • HEBREW LITERATURE, MODERN — definition and scope beginnings periodization …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • PHILANTHROPY — Introduction At the close of the 18th century the communal system of fund raising for charity with authority vested in the charity overseers (Gabba ei Ẓedakah) – to tax members of the community in order to ensure appropriate giving – was on the… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

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