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According to חברותא women were allowed to offer korbanot on private altars? זר, (33) אשה (34), עבד (35), עובדים בבמה, וכן שאר פסולי כהונה, כאונן (36), יושב (37), שאינו רחוץ ידים ורגלים (38), שתויי יין (39) ומחוסר בגדים (40), כשרים בבמה. ‏ Unfortunately the online version does not have the sources.


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Ba'er Hetev note #8 says that one who isn't listening is not included as part of the minyan, and this includes even one who is a pike'ach. The term pike'ach refers to someone who is deaf but can speak (vs. a cherish who can neither hear nor speak.) So, I'm focusing mainly on your 2nd bulleted item, here and making some logical conclusions: It is already ...


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MEN’S CLOTHING ISSUE The first issue is that pants, by their very nature, may possibly be considered men’s clothing. If so, it may be a violation of the verse in Dvarim (22:5) not to wear clothing of the opposite gender. There are two explanations for the prohibition. The first is that found in the Sefer haChinuch (Mitzvah 542) that the reason for ...


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The Gemara says that they gave Malkus to someone who was able to avoid tearing the Besulim, since it showed that he had much experience. There was a special blessing that was said upon seeing the blood. This suggests that there is something special about seeing the open witness to the purity. Chazal allowed Be'ilas Mitzva on Shabbos because it is ...


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Ein ishah koreses bris elah im mi she'aseah kli, a woman only binds herself to the one who made her a receptacle (i.e. who induced her into the realm of biah and child bearing). Therefore if you do as you are suggesting, although this is halachically permissible (Reb Alter Halpern) you will miss out on the intensity of the intimacy between husband and wife ...


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The point of having the woman's section on a balcony is that it is less easy to view them while davening when they are above you. However, a lattice is also sufficient.


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From what I understand in parts of Judea originally (see source below) the friend of the groom and the friend of the bride together checked the sheet. No bleeding does not mean not a virgin unless we double checked she was not virgin even if she was never with a man but was hit with a stick (i.e. is missing her Hyman for a different reason. If she was hit ...



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