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This Mikva is located in Stoke Newington London. The message is saying that the Mikva opens 1 hour before the Stoke Zeman.


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Maimonides states in the Laws of Forbidden Sexual Relations 13:4, that a non-Jew immerses in a mikveh by himself, it has no effect. The Shulchan Aruch in Y"D 268:3 holds this way as well, provided one did not previously accept the commandments on oneself in front of three Jews. (See Be'er Heitiv that '2' in the S"A may refer to the requirement to at least ...


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With regards to the short Amah, Rashi in Sukkah 5b (s"v Hanicha) says that there are three types of amos: 5 tefachim (20 etzba'os), 6 tefachim (24 etzba'os) and 6 tefachim + 1/2 etzbah (24 1/2 etzba'os). So when he says, "these four are really three" maybe he means that using the small amah of 5 x 4 = 20 tefachim. Using the regular medium amah 6 x 3 = 18 ...


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See Kitzur Shulchan Aruch 162:12. The source of a Mikvah of flowing water must be a spring. Rainwater is only kosher for a mikvah when it is standing still. (The halacha discusses a mixture of the two). Therefore, if the source of the flowing water is only rain or melted snow, it would not be good for a mikvah. It it was a mixture of spring water and rain/...


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From a Rabbi Jachter article here: [T]he Halacha provides for a number of ways to remedy the Mayim Sheuvim status of water that had been in a receptacle. One way is the process of Hamshacha, running the Mayim Sheuvim along the ground. The Gemara (Temura 12a) cites a Braita that teaches that if the Mikva has a base of more than twenty Saah of ...



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