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R Avrohom Yeshaya Karelitz (Chazon Ish Shevi'it 5:12) writes that were we to give Maaser Rishon nowadays to Leviyim on the basis that they claim the Levi Aliya in Shul, more people would lie and pretend to be Leviyim because of the financial benefit. However, most authorities seem to think that Maaser Rishon (taken from certain Tevel) should (at least ...


http://chinuchathome.info/index.php/Halachos-/-Laws/Eretz-Yisrael/Special-Mitzvos-of-Eretz-Yisrael.html After separation of terumah gedolah, ma'aser rishon is separated from the remainder. How much does one separate? Exactly one-tenth. Ma'aser rishon is not sanctified produce, but rather the private property of the Levi. The Levi may thus sell or ...

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