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The biblical commentator Rashi begins Proverbs 8 by explaining that the word "chochma"/"wisdom" in verse 1, "Will not wisdom call out, and understanding give forth its voice?" is referring to the Torah: Will not wisdom call out: Does not the Torah announce for you the things mentioned below in this section? All the statements below are made by the ...


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In Hil. Ishut (24:9), Rambam lists hair covering in public as dat Moshe. In halakhot 11-12, he lists the requirements of dat Yehudit the behaviour that was customary for Jewish women: ואיזו היא דת יהודית, הוא מנהג הצניעות שנהגו בנות ישראל; ואלו הן הדברים שאם עשת אחד מהן, עברה על דת יהודית: יוצאה לשוק או למבוי מפולש וראשה פרוע ואין עליה רדיד כשאר הנשים, ...


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Rav Aharon Mazuz from Yeshivat Kisei Rachamim was asked the following question: Is the permission to run on Shabbos for a mitzvah relevant if there is a reason for it like trying to be one of the first ten in synagogue or is it alright to run for a mitzvah on Shabbos in all cases. The Rav answers: הרב המשיב: הרב אהרן מאזוז שליט"א. 1. עצם מה שאדם רץ ...



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