Questions relating to children under the age of 13 (for boys) or 12 (for girls). Children of this age are minors with respect to various rules, including the obligation to fulfill mitzvos (God's commands).

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Burial of Children

Why is it customary to bury children on the outskirts or in a separate section of the cemetery?
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Childrens' Tombstones

Why are childrens' tombstones smaller than those of adults?