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generally about Jewish holidays on which activity is heavily restricted (first and last days of Pesach, Shavuot, Rosh Hashana, Yom Kippur, first day(s) of Sukk…
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Relating to the categorization of a sinful act in Jewish Law, the examination of a sin recorded in Jewish texts, or the nature of sin in Jewish thought.
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Days where Jews refrain from eating and drinking.
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often found in Tanach. Another meaning is that of ordinary Jewish songs.
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the fringes tied to the corners of four-cornered garments. For laws regarding those garments (also known as Tzitzis), see [Tag:tallit-katan].
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Questions about the person who leads Jewish prayers when a minyan is present.
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Questions about the practical advice regarding how to apply Judaism in real life. NOT for questions regarding p'sak halacha (practical halachic advice) -- consult your local Orthodox rabbi (CYLOR) for…
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for questions about cooking generally and also about the halachic concept of bishul
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Literally "Germany". Questions about the Jews of all the area that was once medieval Germany, more generally of all Catholic and Protestant (and some Eastern Orthodox) lands, and their laws and custom…
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the prayer service and ceremony surrounding communal reading from the Torah scroll
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wedding ceremony (and reception etc.)
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Questions about places with Jewish connections.
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pronounced in certain ways.
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the biblical book of Esther
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The weekly Torah portion of Bereshit (Genesis 1:1-6:8)
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Questions relating to travel in various areas of Jewish law, such as travel on Sabbath or Holidays or prayers before certain travels.
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measurements relating to the performance of different Mitzvot
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One of the books that make up the "Kesuvim" (or "Writings). Composed mostly by King David, but includes chapters by Adam, Avraham, King Shlomo (Solomon) and others.
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the biblical personage Moses
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a Biblical holiday celebrated on the first and second days of the month Tishrei. Also known as the Day of Judgement.
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a branch of Hassidim that focuses heavily on Chassidus as an intellectual pursuit, and on outreach to nonobservant Jews.
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Basar b'chalav. The prohibition against eating, cooking, or benefiting from meat and milk together.
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A halachic period of mourning after the passing of a close relative. There are many laws and customs relating to this period and those observing it.
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A sacrifice. Refers to the animal and food sacrifices brought in the Temple.
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the temporary house in which we live on the holiday of Sukos (Tabernacles) each year
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about the community and the individual in the community
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Questions related to how Judaism regards or relates to the Christian religion or its followers.
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Questions relating to the Diaspora, as in, outside of the land of Israel.
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Questions relating to children under the age of 13 (for boys) or 12 (for girls). Children of this age are minors with respect to various rules, including the obligation to fulfill mitzvos (God's comma…