Questions about or that apply specifically to women.

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Women and writing a Mezuzah

Can a women write a Mezuzah?
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Women and Birchas Hatorah

Why do women have to say Birchas Hatorah they are not commanded to learn Torah as men are?
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The Female N'vios [closed]

Name the females who where also n'vios (prophetesses)?
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Can a man fulfill his obligation by listening to a woman's Birchos HaShachar?

Can a man fulfill his obligation by listening to a woman's Birchos HaShachar (morning blessings)? What about vice-versa? I suppose my question breaks down into three parts: Do women have a lesser ...
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Women and Kriyas Hatorah

Are women responsible to hear Kriyas Hatorah?
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Double head covering for women?

Is there an inyan for women to have a double covering on their head? (Like men do.)
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Is there a problem with women wearing red clothing?

I've heard that red clothing is forbidden for women to wear because it's immodest. Some recent psych research confirmed that men are more attracted to women in red. So that means it's prohibited, ...
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Are women exempt from Tachanun and discouraged from saying it?

My brother heard from someone that she heard that women are exempt from saying Tachanun and therefore discouraged from saying it. Is this so? If so, why? Do you know sources for this? UPDATE: I ...