Bnei Brak, Israel – Rabbi Moshe Yehoshua Hager, the Rebbe and leader of the Vizhnitz hassidic dynasty, died on Tuesday night and was buried in Bnei Brak Wednesday afternoon.
Earlier today Tens of thousands of people took part in the funeral.
Many of the international news agencies such the AP, EPA, Getty Images, sent out photographers to take part, below is a photo essay.
Credit also to Israeli news org. Flash90, 24News photographer Yehudah Hildsheime, and Chadriey Charedim Photographer Yaakov Cohen