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I believe it is an internal system innovated years ago by Moreinu HaRav Dovid Mintz, shlit"a, as an attempt to organize the responsa, etc. of the poskim of the OU on halachic issues to indicate what are the official halachic positions of the O-U. (Note that it can only work where the O-U's policies are actually consistent and based on halachic rulings of ...


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I will try to briefly around the issue **Make it clear that I am not allowed to decide** 1- You need to clarify if today a christian symbol as a cross is an avoydo zoro, סוגיא של שיתוף ושל האמונה שיש כיום. יש גם ע"ז שביטלו אותה 2- You need to clarify if the food itself has this form or the package. 3- The object is an offering to an idole or ...


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My answer is lahalocho velo lemaasse - theoretical and not for practical use. Here is a Mishna in Trumoss, perek 10 mishna 4 פרק י - משנה ח דָּג טָמֵא שֶׁכְּבָשׁוֹ עִם דָּג טָהוֹר, כָּל גָּרָב שֶׁהוּא מַחֲזִיק סָאתַיִם, אִם יֶשׁ בּוֹ מִשְׁקַל עֲשָׂרָה זוּז בִּיהוּדָה שֶׁהֵן חָמֵשׁ סְלָעִים בַּגָּלִיל {ז} דָּג טָמֵא, צִירוֹ אָסוּר. רַבִּי יְהוּדָה אוֹמֵר, ...


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As always, the answer is: "it's a machlokes!" Open up a Shulchan Aruch to Yoreh Deah 116:2, where it says not to mix meat and fish. The Taz's opinion is that because meat-and-fish is a health concern, we are stricter about it than normal kashrus prohibitions, therefore if you pour one ounce of fish juice into a hundred ounces of beef broth, you may not eat ...


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Bittul b'shishim only works when the ingredient is not essential to making the thing and is not intentionally added.


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It's the Vaad Hakashruth of the Capital District, which the cRc currently says is acceptable. Inside the star is a "V"-and-"h" combination with a "C" in the upper-left and a "D" in the lower-right: VHCD is the initialism of the organization's name.


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Most people who are commenting here do not know anything about the bakery business. Nothing in Crumbs Bake Shop is actually made by them. It's made by a factory called Malita. They are supervised by both OKS and Chof K. Rabbi Cohen personally goes there every week and stays there for hours checking everything. The staff told me how he is more stringhnet ...



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