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The halachos of writing a sefer torah are הלכה למשה מסני (Halacha given to Moshe on Mount Sinai) which mean that the methodology of the writing of the torah, tefillin, and mezuzos were given as part of the oral law from the very beginning. Here is an example of how to sew the columns of the sefer torah to the aitzai chayim We see this as an example in ...


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After a quick read of the text I note here the following explicit features which are rarely if ever present in modern (certainly Ashkenazi) scrolls: 14:6 the Torah has שלשים (we have שלשם) 14:22 the Torah has חומה with the Vav hanging above the word (ie. a correction) 15:7 the Torah has גאונך with the Vav hanging above the word (ie. a correction) 15:10 the ...



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