https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Payot

Rabbinical interpretation[edit]. The Torah says, "You shall not round off the pe'at ( פְּאַת) of your head" (Leviticus 19:27). The word pe'at was taken to mean the hair in front of the ears extending to ... Many Hasidic and Yemenite Jews let their sidelocks grow particularly long. Some Haredi men grow sidelocks, but keep them ...

https://www.chabad.org/library/article_cdo/aid/2963669/jewish/Why-Do-Some-Chassidic-Jews-Have-Long-Sidelocks-Peyot.htm

“Rounding out the edges” refers to removing the sideburns so that there is a ... is a directive that the chassidic master Rabbi Meir of Premishlan gave to Rabbi ...

https://jewinthecity.com/2018/06/why-do-orthodox-jewish-men-have-sidecurls/

Jun 4, 2018 ... Now, people sometime mistakenly think that only Hasidic Jews wear ... it merely as prohibiting altogether removing the hair that grows there.

https://www.brooklynunpluggedtours.com/hasidic-womens-hair%E2%80%93orthodox-jewish-tradition

Jan 14, 2019 ... Many Orthodox Jews simply do not trim their sideburns above this line. Other Jews - primarily Hasidic ones - go further with this tradition.

https://www.myjewishlearning.com/article/beards-sidelocks-peot-and-shaving/

According to the historian, Rabbi Berel Wein, beard norms began to change ... men consider it sufficient merely to avoid complete removal of the sideburns.

https://www.quora.com/How-do-Ultra-Orthodox-Jewish-men-curl-their-payess-so-perfectly

For the proper method to do this, we asked a Rabbi with long payos. ... Then, with the other hand, curl the rest of the hair around your forefinger ...

https://ohr.edu/ask_db/ask_main.php/5/Q1/

"Do not cut off the hair on the sides of your head..." Vayikra 19:27. A Jewish male must leave sideburns (peyot) down to the joints of the jaw that are opposite the ...

https://hasidicworld.wordpress.com/2017/06/23/why-do-hasidic-jews-have-sidecurls/

Jun 23, 2017 ... Most Orthodox Jews interpret this to mean that men should not shave their sideburns above the cheekbone. However, Hasidic Jews interpret ...

http://www.jewishanswers.org/ask-the-rabbi-3162/hasidic-garb/

Question: Is there is difference in appearance between Hasidic and Orthodox Jews? The question came up at work about who wears the longer hair, curls ...

https://www.reddit.com/r/Judaism/comments/7ya9xs/how_do_hasidim_get_their_payot_so_perfectly_curled/

My hair curls naturally. For years my self-loathing led me to try all sorts of tricks to Goyify/Whitify my little locks. It was due to vanity brought on by ...