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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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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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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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Days where Jews refrain from eating and drinking.
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Questions about places with Jewish connections.
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Relating to (one or two) of the two Temples that stood in Jerusalem.
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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 the person who leads Jewish prayers when a minyan is present.
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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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pronounced in certain ways.
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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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the biblical book of Esther
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The weekly Torah portion of Bereshit (Genesis 1:1-6:8)
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measurements relating to the performance of different Mitzvot
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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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the biblical personage Moses
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Basar b'chalav. The prohibition against eating, cooking, or benefiting from meat and milk together.
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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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A sacrifice. Refers to the animal and food sacrifices brought in the Temple.
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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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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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Something made from one of the five grains, and which has been allowed to rise (leaven). Forbidden to eat or possess during Pesach (Passover).
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about the community and the individual in the community
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Ritual hand washing. Required before or after certain actions, e.g before eating bread, after waking up, etc.
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