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what is mayim nukvin according to chassidus

What is mayim nukvin (feminin waters) according to chassidus? I have see in plenty of times before in Tanya and maarmarim but I never understood what it really is. Thank you
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Satmar and head covering

I was looking pictures of the Satmar wedding and I found that some women where wearing a headscarf with no hair out and others where wearing a wig or a wig with a scarf. Why is that ? What is the ...
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Uman for Rosh Hashanah?

Why do people leave Eretz Yisroel to go to Uman for Rosh Hashanah? (It seems to me like leaving America for July Fourth.) In general what is the reason people go: is it Just a festival in the ...
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Hair Covering Before Marriage?

Are there any communities in America or Israel where women cover their hair before marriage? Do Satmar women cover their hair before marriage?